Hiding in the elegant shadows of the Italian city’s Grand Canal palaces and must-see monuments are Venetians’ most beloved hangouts.
Often overshadowed by the well-known Riviera delle Palme, the less-trafficked Riviera dei Fiori has the same azure waters, alpine views and medieval towns, without any of the crowds.
These five cities are pieces of living history, where the past is not only present in everyday life, but tangible in myriad forms.
BBC Travel reader Gustavo Saraiva is interested in paying a visit to Tuscany’s romantic capital city in the springtime. Our Facebook community offered their advice.
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