Italians rank fifth globally for wine consumption. Wine is equally as important food in Italian culture, and with more than 2 000 varietals and thousands of square kilometres of vineyards, Italy produces some of the best in the world. We’ve rounded up 5 of the best wine regions to visit for wine tasting in Italy (in no particular order).

Umbria might be one of the smaller regions in Italy, but that doesn’t mean it’s short on attractions. As one of the most beautiful places in Italy, it’s got plenty to offer visitors.

Just one and a half hour train ride from the bustling capital in one of the most beautiful places in Italy, you’ll find plenty to do in this stunning country town.

The Wonders of Umbria for a Romantic weekend break If you are looking for an original idea for a romantic weekend near Rome, it is time to consider Umbria. With its sweet landscapes, the typical medieval villages, many spas and “agriturismi”, Umbria is an ideal region to spend an enjoyable weekend with your partner. If