Italy

The Allure of Northern Italy

See what drew Anthony Bourdain to Emilia-Romagna (Hint: It had something to do with the food) and George Clooney to Lake Como (We're guessing just about everything).

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The Arena and Old City

Fair Verona is home to one of the best-preserved first-century Roman arenas, which was built beyond the city walls in AD 30. Today, over 500,000 people see its world-famous opera performances each year.

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