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Picking out a honeymoon location is usually a fun activity, but with so many places in the world to visit, it can be a tough choice to make. You and your husband or wife try to think of each location and how it will cater to your wants. However, there can be some conflict in what place in the world will give you and your partner everything you both desire. If there is one location in the world that can maximize a romantic atmosphere with beautiful cities and towns, it is Italy.
Italy honeymoons is one of the most romantic times of you life and Italy is a cultural staple of Europe. With hundreds of small villages and cities with an amazing history, a couple will have an exciting time anywhere in this country. Known for their cuisine, their Roman era to Renaissance architecture, and the love of romance, any location in Italy from Sicily to Tuscany can fulfill a honeymoon dream.
The capital and largest city of Rome is just one of the many locations to go to in Italy. The city is multi-faceted, with its ancient Roman architecture, to its gothic buildings from the height of Roman Catholicism, and art that idealizes the Renaissance beliefs of humanity. Museums will be filled with some of the most popular artistic works in human history and cathedrals are adorned with a splendor not seen anywhere else in the world. If you are a religious couple, neighboring Vatican City is right near Rome and a spiritual experience for devout believers.
If you want a more countryside location, the island of Sicily, is steeped within its own cultural traditions. Wineries and orchards line this island with large private estates. The city of Palermo is the cultural and commercial center of Sicily and will offer many amenities as well as beautiful churches and Renaissance locations.
Another location that is unique and helps provide a picture image of a perfect Italian honeymoon is the city of Venice. Venice and Venetian culture idealize romance, especially with the legendary gondola rides across the city. The gondola is a noteworthy transport system in Venice, where the high rivers that run through the city are used for private boats. A rower will help row you and your new spouse down these rivers as you gaze at Venice’s city landscape.
Heading further north toward Switzerland is the region of Tuscany. Tuscany as a region is the home to Florence, the epicenter of the Renaissance and its art, philosophy, and culture. But, besides visiting this noteworthy city, a honeymoon in Tuscany can include trips toward the countryside where many Italian wineries are located. Almost every smaller city than Florence also boosts historically important centers that are considered the best in Italy. Fashion is also strong in this region, as Tuscany is one of Italy’s many fashion capitals. A trip around Tuscany offers couples the chance to stay in small quaint towns that are historically rooted in their Renaissance architecture.
To soak in the Mediterranean sun, honeymoon couples can always stay in one of the many towns and villages off the Amalfi Coast. The Amalfi Coast is located across southwest Italy. The Mediterranean waters will cool one’s body as the hot Mediterranean sun shines across the entire coast region. All the cities and towns in this area of Italy are often built on the hilly mountains that stand right on the shoreline.
These destinations only cover half of the potential places to have your honeymoon in Italy. As one of the most important countries in Europe, an Italian honeymoon can fit anyone’s personal wants and desires for their special time as a newlywed.