Back Roads Northern & Central Italy (Eyewitness Travel Back by DK

By DK

Scenic routes, captivating inns, actual local delicacies… Take a trip in the course of the again roads of northern and crucial Italy to find the area's genuine soul and style.

DK Eyewitness again Roads Northern and significant Italy using holiday advisor will take you through scenic routes to find fascinating Italian villages, neighborhood eating places, and intimate areas to stick. Twenty-five themed drives, each one lasting one to 5 days, exhibit breathtaking perspectives, hidden gem stones, and real neighborhood reports which can basically be found by way of road.

Each journey is bursting with insider wisdom and loaded with rules for various actions, from brief walks and longer hikes to days at a spa, wine excursions, biking journeys, swimming in secluded Italian lakes, and extra. in the meantime, the main pleasant, best-value resorts and guesthouses and fascinating eating places focusing on nearby produce were chosen by way of specialist authors.

Full-color all through, with a pull-out map of the full kingdom for simple navigation among excursions, or even zip code details to be used with a GPS machine, observe the unforeseen in your riding holiday with DK Eyewitness again Roads Northern and important Italy.

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32 BACK ROADS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL ITALY VISITING TURIN Parking Parking is difficult and it is best to use an underground car park – try the ones at Piazza Vittorio Veneto or Piazza Castello. 15). WHERE TO STAY IN TURIN 1 Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi Piazza Principe Amedeo 7, Torino; 10042 Set in huge grounds with roaming deer, this palatial, Rococo-style hunting lodge belonged to the Savoys – a rich family from the Swiss Alps who went on to rule Italy. Its Museo di Storia, Arte e Ammobiliamento (Museum of History, Art and Interior Design) (closed Mon) displays exquisite frescoes, chandeliers and marquetry.

Indeed, it was the first capital of the Kingdom of Italy (1861). Today, it is the country’s design and contemporary art capital. And, for a taste of the dolce vita, Turin is a gourmet paradise and the birthplace of Italian cinema. A three-hour walking tour of cinema with props and classic film clips, including the car chase in The From Piazza Vittorio Veneto, Italian Job. Take the glass lift to walk up the Via Po to the the viewing platform on the town centre. Turn right into spire for fabulous views of Via Montebello to reach the city and the Alps.

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