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.

Friday Fun Fact: Italian pizza

Pizza as we know it—with a tomato topping—originated in Naples, Italy, in the 18th century, and Neapolitans remain serious about… Read more

Venice bans pigeon feeding

Wait! Don’t feed the pigeons! Venice—fearful of people flocking to feed the famous fowl—is cracking down on one of its… Read more