What to do during your vacation in Italy? You are spoiled for choice!
A holiday in Italy is much more than sightseeing. The incomparable historical, artistic, musical, culinary heritage revive in theaters, galleries, outdoor festivals, fairs, colorful religious processions. In general, in every Italian towns there is always a festival. They organize concerts, contemporary art events, culinary events, local festivals, film festivals and more. Even sporting events have an important place in the Italian events' panorama. If you want to add a special touch to your holiday in Italy, or if you are traveling to attend a special event, you'll find something for all tastes.
One of the most typical Italian event is the popular Carnival of Venice. During Carnival, the romantic city of Venice is crowded. Visitors from all around the World show off elaborate costumes and wear masks. There are parades on the catwalk and private masked balls. Another great Carnival takes place in Viareggio, in Tuscany, with a very picturesque floats procession.
Italian summer is continuum of outdoors events. Each city organizes concerts and shows for tourists and locals. These events are often take place in castles, historic town centers, public parks. Sometimes, the entry is free. There are musical events of all kinds, from jazz concerts by the lake, to rock, to dance parties on the beach. Classical music is not forgotten. Some of the most important classical music events during summer take place in the Arena of Verona and in the Baths of Caracalla in Rome. A musical event is a must during your holiday in Italy.
During the rest of the year and particularly in Autumn, you will have opportunity to participate to a “sagra”. For the lovers of good food and genuine products, the “sagra” is a not to miss event. In these festivals you can taste local wines, truffles, cheeses, meats, Italian traditional cuisine dishes.
Are you keen on football and motors? Italy is the right place to follow your favorite sports. Football is the most popular sport in Italy. Every game is exciting from the high quality of the game to the roar of the fans. The Formula One Grand Prix takes place in Monza, near Milan. The capital, Rome, hosts major tennis tournaments and the Rugby Six Nations Tournament.
A holiday in Italy is relaxing, enjoyable, interesting and thanks to all its events become an unforgettable experience. Pack your bags and book the tickets to your dreams concert or just let the variety of local festivals amaze you. Are you still here? Italy is waiting for you!
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