Travel to Italy

Stay inspired amongst Italy’s striking fashion sense, enthusiasm for fine-dining, elegant art and flirtatious flair. This country will renew your lust for life and travel.

Key facts

  • Currency: Euro (EUR)
  • Population: 59.2 million
  • National dish: Ragu Alla Bolognese
  • Bottle of beer: 4 EUR
  • Offical language: Italian
  • Hello: Ciao
  • Capital city: Rome
  • Minimum wage: 7 EUR/hour
  • Annual temperatures: 3°C - 32°C

Culture

Italians are passionate about food, art and architecture, which explains the plentiful amounts of famous structures, museums, galleries and cuisines. Family life is very important in their culture and they value close bonds with family members.


Best time to visit

If you’re after that Euro summer with endless tanning, travelling to Italy during June - August (summer) is ideal. Wildflowers, strawberries and grapes are in bloom during the months of April - May (spring), making it a good time to visit to catch the heat, colours and peak of cuisine. Food, wine and cultural festivals kick off during September - November (autumn) and is the perfect time to experience a true Italian experience.


Best places to visit

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