Italian Riviera

A savory bite of true Neapolitan pizza, the coldness of gelato, the Mediterranean's sparkle, the aroma of fresh herbs at Campo dei Fiori, an aria echoing in a Venetian canal. There's nowhere better to satisfy your senses than the place where art, food, and culture reached their pinnacle: Italy.

Italy is so packed with attractions that it's hard to know where to start. That's where we come in. Here we present our personal, opinionated list of what we consider to be Italy's top highlights. This will get you started and point you toward some of the possibilities for designing your own vacation. Whether this is your first trip or your 10th, you're bound to come away with your own favorites to add to the list.