Discover the regional traditions, unique sights and vibrant culture of Italy. Venice’s rivers make the city like no other. In Florence, history and art are one and the same. The worn steps of the Colosseum and cobbled roads of the Roman Forum offer a glimpse into the ancient empire’s past. With so much to offer, it’s no wonder Italy is one of the most visited countries on Earth. Check out these posts to learn more about Italy and the educational tours that travel there.

Focus On: Verona

A tour bus heading to or heading out of Venice will likely take the path across the top of the… Read more

Friday Fun Fact: San Marino

San Marino may be mighty small, but its history is mighty impressive. The landlocked country—completely surrounded by Italy—comprises just 23.5… Read more

Focus On: Cinque Terre

The first thing that I was surprised to find out about Cinque Terre was that it wasn’t in France. My… Read more

Focus On: Gotthard Tunnel

The Alps are something of a Tower of Babel in Switzerland—they’re the dividing line separating the German-speaking Swiss (about 65… Read more