From windswept beaches to mountainside towns, there is much to see in Italy beyond Rome and Venice. Do as the Italians do and head to these hidden gems.
Just as it has in many countries, the pandemic has boosted domestic travel in Italy. This summer, expect to hobnob with local Italians as you follow in their footsteps down well-worn paths and head for unspoiled beaches and charming towns less frequented by the tourist crowds. With secluded seaside resorts, mountain getaways, tranquil lakeside luxury, and bustling cities—Italy’s varied destinations mean there is a place to meet everyone’s style and budget. From the snow-capped peaks of the Dolomites in the Sicilian islands in the south, take the Italians’ lead and explore just some of the many gems that Italy has to offer.