The 20 regions and the highlights of what each has to offer
Planning a trip to Italy can be overwhelming. Ask someone for their recommendation, and it is likely that everyone will tell you something different. All of Italy is beautiful with very distinctive regions – and it is also likely you will not see and enjoy half of everything you want to on one trip. But this is good, as a visit to Italy should never be rushed. Think of the Italian Lifestyle…slow paced and savored.
Italy is broken up into 20 official regions, which you can think of as districts—similar to states or provinces. We happen to come across a wonderful online guide to help educate you on the various regions and the highlights of what each has to offer: