Wandering the Eternal City provides sumptuous historical architecture and insights into stylish contemporary Roman life.
Start your day with an alfresco breakfast at Venice's oldest cafe, Café Florian.
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A tour of literary Rome revisits the lives of English Romantic poets John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley, who are both buried in the city's Non-Catholic Cemetery.
The picturesque cities of the Sicilian province of Ragusa form the backdrop to the popular television series, Inspector Montalbano. Many of the sites where scenes from the series were shot are open to tourists.
George Clooney may have put Venice in the headlines this week, but for lesser mortals there is plenty to do in the city for free.
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The food and the barman's skills with a martini glass rival stunning Mediterranean scenery.