Italy is a country steeped in history, alive with passionate culture that features rich and tantalizing cuisine. You will be awe-inspired by breath-taking landscapes, world-class cities, charming little towns, and soaring architecture and historical sites. From countless Roman ruins to Renaissance art, from sun-drenched Mediterranean beaches to snow-capped, majestic mountains; your senses will come alive. You will be seduced by the ambiance of this great country and by the warmth of its inhabitants. Whether sipping aromatic coffees at one of Rome's many cafes, enjoying a gondola ride in Venice, experiencing the quiet hush of spectacular churches with soaring steeples, or flying down snow-blanketed slopes at world-class skiing. Italy offers something for everyone and a vacation experience that will change your life.