Islands

Burano
Saturday, September 20TH, 2014 by
  Colored walls in Burano Ph. wikimedia   Burano is a small island in the Venetian lagoon, in Italy. In fact, Burano is a series of several different islands all linked with bridges. It is located just 7 Km from Venice and can be reached by boat or ferry...
Lipari
Friday, September 12TH, 2014 by
Harbor in Lipari Ph. wikicommons/Clemensfranz   Lipari is a popular tourist spot and is the largest of the Aeolian Islands, along the north coast of Sicily. It is considered a main center of transportation and can be reached by ferry from Milazzo, which is the...
Elba Island
Thursday, September 11TH, 2014 by
Capo Bianco beach, Elba Island.  Ph. depositphoto.com/masterlu   The  Isola d'Elba, an amazing island situated between the Tyrrhennian and Ligurian Sea, is the largest of the Tuscan Archipelago. It can be easily reached from Piombino with both Toremar and Moby Lines...
The most famous Italian islands
Thursday, July 24TH, 2014 by Anna De Filippo
They might be not as famous as some other islands in the rest of the world, but Italy offers quite a few beautiful ones, expression of another side of the country. Settled mainly in the center and southern part of the country, some of these islands are particularly famous and original for having...
Isola di Montecristo
Tuesday, July 08TH, 2014 by Anna De Filippo
Montecristo: a natural haven that inspired art   Situated in the Tuscan Archipelago, Montecristo island has inspired adventurous legends and it still remains a territory rich in mystery, certainly helped by its location, difficult to reach and visit.  Its name is powerfully...
Vivara Island
Wednesday, July 11TH, 2012 by Anna De Filippo
  We still have, in Italy, some islands whose landscape has been strictly preserved, islands that cannot be visited by tourists just in order to keep their flora and fauna untouched. Among these secluded, forbidden paradises, here's the island of Vivara.     The island  ...
Aeolian Islands
Monday, January 11TH, 2010 by
Aeolian Islands - View The Aeolian Islands or the Lipari Islands is an archipelago of volcanic islands located north of Sicily. The Islands are known to be a very popular tourist destination during summer, and attract more than 200,000 visitors each year. The islands had been declared a world...
Salina
Monday, November 30TH, 2009 by
Salina Salina is the second largest in the archipelago of the Aeolian Islands and is quite different in landscape than the rest of the islands. Due to its numerous fresh water springs, the island is quite green. The island is listed in the UNESCO world heritage list due to its volcanoes. The...
Lido of Venice
Monday, November 30TH, 2009 by
Lido, Venice Lido is a small island in the Venetian Lagoon and a very popular place among those who want to escape the chaos and the crowds of the city. Although not many people know of Lido, it is quite trendy and upscale without being overcrowded. Most visitors visit Lido as a day excursion to...
La Maddalena
Monday, November 30TH, 2009 by
La Maddalena Harbour, Sardinia La Maddalena is an island located in northern part of Sardinia in Italy. The island is not very heavily populated and is a part of the province of Olbia-Tempio. It is a commune and the largest city on the island is the La Maddalena town. The island is quite famous...

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