With its breathtaking countryside and ancient cities, Italy is one of the top holiday destinations worldwide. "Fodor's Italy 2007" will help you find your way round its beautiful cities, with detailed coverage of Rome, Venice, Florence and many others, discovering its rich cultural and historic heritage. It helps you find out where to hike among olive groves clinging to a rugged coastline, indulge in the world's best pasta and wine, stay at a Sicilian pleasure palace, spend the night in a grotto overlooking the Adriatic or book a bargain pensione in the heart of Florence. With detailed coverage of all the major tourist spots, as well as some hidden gems off the beaten track, this guide has everything you need to plan a holiday to remember. This new edition features coverage of the latest local trends and top spots, with a pullout map and a jam-packed Smart Travel Tips A-Z, including essential local contacts, top seasonal events, shopping, nightlife, Italian vocabulary and menu guide. Before you leave for Italy be sure to pack your "Fodor's" guide to ensure you don't miss a thing.
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