Images of Italy from Amalfi to Venezia
The Amalfi Coast
or Costiera Amalfitana in Italian, is a stretch of coastline on the southern side of the Sorrentine Peninsula of Italy extending from Positano in the west to Vietri sul Mare in the east.
is a town in Umbria and it is the birthplace of St. Francis, St. Clare and Saint Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows. UNESCO collectively designated the major monuments and urban fabric of Assisi as a World
is an Italian island off the Sorrentine Peninsula. On the south side of the Gulf of Naples, it has been a celebrated beauty spot and resort since the time of the Roman Republic.
(English: Florence) is the capital city of the region of Tuscany, Italy. From 1865 to 1870 the city was also the capital of the Kingdom of Italy.
Lago di Como
is a lake shaped like an upside-down "Y". The small towns of Bellagio, Menaggio and Varenna are situated at the intersection of the three branches of the lake
Lago di Garda
is the largest lake in Italy. It is located in Northern Italy, about half-way between Venice and Milan. It is in an alpine region and was formed by glaciers at the end of the last ice age.
is the main city of northern Italy, located in the plains of Lombardy. The city is one of the world's major commercial and financial centers, and one of the wealthiest cities in the E.U.
is the largest city in southern Italy and capital of the Campania region and the Province of Naples. It is rich in historical, artistic and cultural traditions and gastronomy.
is known for the Leaning Tower, the most famous image of the city, and one of many works of art and architecture in the city's Campo dei Miracoli or "Field of Miracles", to the north of the old
was destroyed by the volcano Vesuvio and covered by ash for 1,600 years before its accidental rediscovery in 1748.
is a small Italian fishing village and tourist resort located in the province of Genoa on the Italian Riviera. The town crowded round its small harbour is one of the most beautiful Mediterranean ports.
(Italian and Latin: Roma) is the capital city of Italy and of the Lazio region, as well as the country's largest and most populous comune, with about 2.8 million residents
or Tuscany was the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, and its artistic heritage includes architecture, painting and sculpture, and was the birthplace of Leonardo, Michelangelo and Dante Alighieri.
is world-famous for its canals. It is built on an archipelago of 118 islands formed by about 150 canals. The islands on which the city is built are connected by about 400 bridges.