Italy is a peninsula surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea, land borders with Switzerland, France, Slovenia Austria San Marino and Vatican City, being 301,225 square kilometres in size, with a population of approximately 61 million people. The Roman Empire was the most extensive political and social structured western civilisation at its height (c. 117 CE) Home of the Pizza and Copious varieties of Vino.
Italy has 7,400 kilometres (4,600 miles) of coastline which is one of the longest in Europe. Italy the country of love and gastronomy, an Empire that ruled the world but Sailing Italy is really the only gentle, unhurried way to experience this breathtaking country and all its splendour.
Plan your own exclusive itinerary; discover isolated, secluded bays, life’s ultimate pleasure, floating atop azure blue seas with the sun on your face and breeze in your hair. Sail the entire Amalfi Coast Sail or from one of the four in the South West from Portarosa, Sardinia, Tropea, Palermo, Procida, or visit Sicily the Aeolian and Tuscan Islands perhaps, or plant your feet on terra firma? Feast your awe in one of Europe’s great art cities Florence, drink in the splendour of Renaissance palazzos and insanely ornate Baroque fountains, Florence is truly the cradle of the Renaissance or experience the many family Trattorias, quirky fun shops and be part other vibrant Aperitivo scene in Rome, of course after visiting the many never to be missed Vatican City, Coliseum, Castel Sant’Angelo the Pantheon, the Baths of Caracalla and so many more.