Italy has it all; from high-end shopping hotspots to majestic ruins of the great Roman Empire to gorgeous beaches with crystalline waters that make anyone want to become a full-time vacationer. Whether you are visiting the mainland or the islands, you will always find a superabundance of fascinating things to do and to see, there.
Written based on my experience as a yachtswoman and as an experienced traveler, this article sums down 7 examples of what makes this spot worth visiting.
Italy is popular for being a fashion lover’s paradise. It is home to a plethora of luxury shopping spots where you can find the most exclusive fashion brands and just like the Triangle d’Or in Paris, Milan, the city of fashion, has the Quadrilatero d’Oro where shopaholics can shop high-end clothing, shoes, and accessories designed by outstanding designers.
Michelin starred restaurants
When visiting Italy, eating at a Michelin star awarded restaurant is definitely a must. So, do not think twice about indulging in such an experience. Book a table, put your best suit or dress on and prepare yourself to taste Italy’s top-quality dishes with your loved ones.
If you are an opera aficionado, then watching an opera performance in an authentic opera house is one of the things that you should absolutely not miss doing. The opera season generally starts in October and continues until March or sometimes April, however, outdoor performances take place in summer months.
Luxury yacht charter
One of the best ways to discover Italy is to charter a yacht. Whether you decide to charter a crewed yacht for a couple of days or for a long vacation, you will always be offered ample options; secluded bays, charming coastlines, fine marinas, and breathtaking seaside villages.
Exclusive cooking classes
Italian cuisine is very popular throughout the world. It is one of the most refined and varied in the Mediterranean. So, learning to cook like an Italian is without a doubt one of the experiences that you should probably try to live at least once in your lifetime.
When it comes to wine tasting, taking a private ultra-luxury wine tasting tour will introduce you to the traditions of winemaking in Italy. Discovering the region’s finest flavors will for sure be one of the experiences that you will never forget about, especially if you are a fan of wine.
Italy also offers car lovers a chance to discover the most important milestones in the history of the internationally renowned luxury car brand Lamborghini. Located in Sant’Agata Bolognese, in Emilia-Romagna, the Lamborghini Museum displays all the models that have ever been produced by the company, including the company’s first production car, the Lamborghini 350 GT.