Italy is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world, and it’s no wonder—just look at it! Located in Southern Europe, this boot-shaped country is one of the world’s most popular travel destinations for a number of reasons that include art treasures, trendy fashion, stunning landscapes, passionate people and top-class cuisine. Italy offers so much to see and do that it would take a lifetime to explore. Italy is filled with countless beautiful, historic cities, but if you don’t have unlimited time to spend, you may want to consider putting some of the country’s very best on your must-visit list.

Matera, Basilicata

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Manarola, Cinque Terre

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Polignano a Mare, Apulia

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Prato della Valle, Padua

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Lake Como, Lombardy

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Calfosch, South Tyrol

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Cogne, Aosta Valley

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Positano, Amalfi Coast

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Villa Rufolo, Ravello

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Piazza Duomo, Syracuse

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