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Most Expensive Home In Rome

Most Expensive Home In Rome

Feeling rich? Try buying the most expensive home in Rome Italy. The most expensive home in Rome is the Palazzo Sacchetti costing at least $57 million euros. It contains 15 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, and has an interior of 3,000 square meters. It is still available for sale in Sotheby Auction with its price available upon request. The Palazzo Sacchetti named after Marquis Sacchetti of Florence, had a long history with multiple ownership changes.  In 1542, the Vatican Chapter sold the palace and land to Antonio da Sangallo the Younger the palace and land. He was the architect of Palazzo Farnese who assisted...

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Ferragosto: The Italian Summer Celebration

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Ferragosto: The Italian Summer Celebration

What makes August 15 so special for Italians? On this day falls the most important summer holiday for Italians, Ferragosto, that marks the beginning of a long period of holidays. People take a break from the toils of daily life and some even check into holiday resorts to celebrate. The Assumption of Mary, an important Catholic event, is also celebrated on this day. So how exactly did Ferragosto come to be? History behind Ferragosto Italians can thank the emperor Augustus, who introduced it way back in 18  BCE. In ancient Rome, many festivals were celebrated in August, all rejoicing the...

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Top 5 Hidden Gems In Venice

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Top 5 Hidden Gems In Venice

The hidden gems in Venice are as mysterious as the crypts underneath the city itself. Here is a list of 5 hidden gems that you can discover for yourself in Venice. 1) Doge’s Palace Secret Itineraries Tour: You might be wondering why the Doge’s Palace would be on a list of hidden gems, but it is this tour specifically that many tourists overlook. The Secret Itineraries Tour brings you to areas that are off-limits during the regular visits, such as secret passageways, torture chambers, an interrogation room, and the infamous Bridge of Sighs. These spaces offer you an interesting insight...

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8 Unique and Interesting Tours You Have to Join in Venice

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8 Unique and Interesting Tours You Have to Join in Venice

Venice has stunning views, a rich history and folklore, and also mouth-watering food, making it the perfect place to have a wide variety of tours.  Listed below are eight unique and interesting tours that will show you a side of Venice that typical tourists will not see. 1) Venice Instagram Tour: Spend up to four hours to take images that you can memorialize for the next four decades!  Join this Venice Instagram Tour to discover all of the most Instagrammable places in Venice. As the tour guide himself is a photographer, not only will he be able to give you...

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Best Boutique Hotel In Florence Italy

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Best Boutique Hotel In Florence Italy

Looking for a boutique hotel for a couple outing? We found these are the best boutique hotels In Florence Italy based on reviews: #1 San Firenze Suites & Spa #1. San Firenze Suites & Spa is best for a couple’s honeymoon trip and is well-known for its fantastic customer service. Rating: 4.8 stars from 93 ratings. San Firenze Suites & Spa, originally a 17th-century building, is a boutique hotel that offers private spa rooms and a variety of massage services. It is walking distance from Florence’s iconic landmarks, such as the Piazza del Duomo, as well as the train station,...

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