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24 Sicily Beaches

Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean, has many wonderful beaches where you can swim or sunbathe. Many have turquoise waters and long stretches of sandy shores. The water around Sicily is so warm you could go swimming from May through October. Sicilian beaches vary from typical family-friendly sandy...
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No one should underestimate the contribution that Italy has made to the world. Its capital, Rome, was at the heart of an empire that stretched throughout Europe and beyond. Today's United Kingdom was its furthest point in the north while it covered the shores of North Africa, Egypt, Turkey...
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Famous for vino, coffee and prosecco, Italy's beverages are as diverse and as enjoyable as the country's landscapes and food. Each region in Italy has its own favourite drink to wash down with the local food. From drinking Bellini in Venice and Negroni in Florence to sipping wine in Tuscany...
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Rome, or the Eternal City, is the capital and the centre of history, art and architecture in Italy. The city on the Tiber River was the ancient capital of the mighty Roman Empire, which left a legacy of impressive ancient Roman landmarks that still stand today. Founded in 753 BC,...
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If you are a thalassophile, like me, then Italy's coastline is your Disneyland. What I love about it is its sheer diversity. With more than 4700 miles (7500 km), it stretches from the southwest corner of the Slovenian border to within a tantalising touching distance of Tunisia in Africa...
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When you think of Italy, you may imagine sunning yourself on the Italian Riviera on the south coast, wandering around a warm vineyard in Tuscany or enjoying the city heat while exploring Roman ruins. Although Italy is widely considered a summer destination, it has a wealth of options if...

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