Bella Italia is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world and a country which overflows with history, culture and beautiful scenery. Monuments which date back to the Roman Empire such as the Circus Maximus and the Baths of Caracalla are just some of the architectural beauties for which this country is renowned.

A tour of Italy should start in Turin in the north-west where you can see Mole Antonelliana, and then moving on to visit Milan and Genoa where you can wander through the pretty streets and shops. Venice is an absolute must-see with its canals and bridges which network the city making it the perfect destination for a romantic weekend getaway.

Travel south and sample la Dolce Vita in Tuscany with its great food and wine, charming villages and some of the most beautiful houses in the country. Florence is heaven for those who love museums and Pisa is home to the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa which has become one of the symbols of Italy.

The next stop along your journey is Rome, a city with monuments and history which lies waiting to be discovered. Go and see the Colosseum, the Vatican and the Roman Forum and make your journey last a lifetime by throwing a coin into Trevi Fountain, making a wish to return to Rome.

With 41 monuments having been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO, lots of coastline and thousands of museums, Italy is a destination not to be missed.