One might ask - "Which are the best cities in Italy?" Truth is, that is a very difficult thing to gage simply because there are so many great destinations. Best we can do is discuss what is sought after by popular demand.
Rome is the capital and truly one of the best cities in Italy to explore. It is an iconic Italian destination perfect for exploring the ancient streets, historical sightseeing, fine dining, shopping and much more. Florence streets breathe history and the city itself is located near some of the world renowned wineries that are just begging to be explored. Milan is the cultural metropolitan centre where you can soak in the traditions, satisfy the fashionista in you and indulge in delicious cuisine - all in one visit. Venice will sweep you off your feet with its architectural marvel and romance in the air.
Beside the leaning tower, the city of Pisa will impress you with some of the most beautiful beaches. You'll have the best cup of coffee you ever had in the streets of Trieste after a breathtaking hike in the famous cave and along the trails just outside of the city. You will re-live Shakespeare’s tragic lover’s tale of Romeo and Juliet in the mystic town of Verona. A thousand-year-old Sant‘Orsa Craft Fair in Aosta is a memorizing event where you will submerge into Italian traditions and might walk away with a stylish souvenir.
Another one of the best cities in Italy considered by many is Turin. This Italian chocolate capital will welcome you with delicacies and historical vibe. You will discover the Greek feel of the "white town" named Ostuni, which offers a unique Italian cultural experience. Flower carpeted streets of Chieti will romance you and the markets of Thiene will satisfy the thrifter in you. These destinations do stand out from the rest of the Italian cities with the unique traits and special cultural experiences that they offer to the visitor.
We could go on and on but the only way to truly discover what the best cities in Italy are to the traveller personally - is to come and check them out for themselves! No city is alike and each one offers originality and charm to enhance any Italian vacation. For more information check out Earth Trekkers helpful blog on the 15 best places to visit in Italy.