Walking up the spiral path to the crater of Mount Vesuvius may seem like a picnic, but I was glad when it was over.
Fascinated by the fissured and cracked up places along the instep of the Italian boot.
Funicular from Como to Brunate On Sundays, Como is filled with day-tripping families from Milan and Bergamo. And if the path along the lake gets too crowded, they jump on the funicular from Como to Brunate. Booking.com
Rapallo in Liguria Rapallo in Liguria has more than its fair share of history and pirates, vintage hotels and celebrity stardust. Along with a beautiful seaside promenade, sandy beaches, spectacular hiking paths and an exclusive yacht club. Booking.com