A popular European destination, Italy is a country with many different landscapes.
Pizza and pasta lovers, this will be pardise on Earth ! Italy is THE country where you will want (and need) to taste all the local specialities ! But Italy is not only about food !
Tie your sneakers’ laces up, put your cap on your head and go for an adventure across Italy and discover its lovely villages and breathtaking landscapes.
For those who like the sunbathing part of vacations, enjoy the small secluded creeks and live « Dolce Vita ».
Do not forget to stop by Rome, because let’s face it you can not go to Italy without visiting the Coliseum !
Ready for adventure ? Let’s go !
There are many national holidays and festivals all year long :
The official language is obviously Italian, surprised ? Probably not. But don’t worry if you don’t speak Italian, english is widely spoken across the country.
Italian 101 :
The official currency is the Euro (€). So for you non European folks, better get a money converter on your phone so you can manage your expenses more easily.
Credit/debit card are accepted pretty much everywhere and ATMs are very easy to find. Popular tourist spots, airports and hotels often offer poor exchange rates so prefer withdrawing money from an ATM.
Be sure to warn your bank that you are traveling so that they won’t block your card for suspect abroad transactions.
Traveling in Italy is best with a car. To rent a car, better book it on the internet before going, it will be less expensive. You will need to be at least 21 years old and have had your driver’s licence for at least one year. If you are not a EU citizen, better get an International Driving Permit.
If you were wondering what side the steering wheel is on, it’s on the left side and Italians drive on the right side of the road.
Concernant les activités :
If you need to join / go to you embassy while in Italy, go to this website for the address, phone number, email address and website : https://embassy.goabroad.com/embassies-in/italy
In case of emergency, call :
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