Areas around Italian lakes are without doubt some of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe.

The most famous lakes of Italy include Lakes Como, Garda, and Maggiore in the Northern Lombardy region at the foot of the Alps. These gorgeous lakeside resorts dotted with small rural towns attract millions of visitors every year.

Complementary to an unforgettable Italian lake holiday is a fantastic stay at villas around these famous lakes. Here is a look at some of the best Italian lakes villas.

Italy has always been a dream destination for couples planning to tie the knot. Wedding venues in Italy are aplenty and include such age old favorites as Venice or Tuscany.

Planning a wedding in Italy though requires time, effort and local knowledge. But fret not! To assist you in the process we have reviewed some of the 10 best sites / blogs that may help you in arranging the perfect Italian style wedding.

There's nothing that can match the charm of Italy in the fall. It is the best season to visit Italy because the weather is at that perfect balance so there's no need to worry about what to wear in Italy in September.

Another reason is that some of the best ingredients such as mushrooms, chestnuts and truffles are at their best in autumn, making every Italian meal even more delightful. Moreover, the incomparable festivals such as the Feast of Rificolona and Palio di San Rocco make it truly the best season to visit Italy. Looking for a place that can truly capture the essence of Italy? Take a look at this list of picturesque villas:

Italian vineyards and Italian wine form a large part of the country’s culture. Italy is in fact among the oldest wine-producing nations worldwide. It is only second to France in wine production.

Italian wineries are among the largest wine exporters today. Italians are known to consume more wine than other nationalities worldwide probably due to the high quality of wines from Italy vineyards.

There are 20 Italian vineyards and wine regions, each with its own distinct flavor. These regions are popular destinations for visitors interested in Italy wine tours. If you are looking for the best wine tours in Italy, here is a list of top 15 Italy vineyards to start you off:

The Milano Moda Donna (Milan Woman’s Fashion) is back again. The Milan Fashion Week 2014 dates have already been decided: the event will kick off on September 17, when all Italian fashion stylists, including Italian street fashion designers will converge in Milan to showcase their latest assortment of luxurious brands of outfits and Italian men’s and Italian women’s style accessories.