Even though the Mediternnanean nation exists in it current shape only since 1860s, this ancient nation was crucial to developement of European civilisation from antiquity through middle ages all the way to early modern period. How unique! Italy is full of history, a truly must-visit destination for all the travellers. Learn about the characteristics of beautiful country, when it is best to visit it and what do you need to prepare before arriving (both in terms of currency and baggage and passports or visas!), what is worth seeing and visiting in various destinations (including sights, monuments, national parks, beaches and more), how to travel (with special attention paid to highways and motorways), the prices of various goods and services, accomodation, weather, maps, tourist guides, opinions of visitors and other practical pieces of information!