Italy “The Bel Paese”
A motherland of artists and scientists that changed the shape of the world. Especially during The Renaissance, Italian culture thrived, producing scholars, artists, and polymaths such as Leonardo da Vinci, Galileo, Michelangelo and Machiavelli. Italian explorers such as Polo, Columbus, Vespucci, and Verrazzano discovered new routes around the world, helping to usher in the European Age of Discovery. Home to the greatest number of UNESCO World Heritage sites. Tourists can explore and discover the private residences of ancient and noble families, visit world famous museums “The Uffizi Gallery” in Florence“, “The Capitoline Museums” in Rome, “The Brera Art Gallery” in Milan or explore archaeological sites as Pompei and Herculaneum. Enjoy events that animate Italian life with numerous musical artistic and cultural events.