Museums

Since opening and closing times vary according to place and season, it is better to obtain information about hours of operation as soon as you arrive at destination. There are 3,642museums, art galleries and archaeological sites in Italy. Practically every Italian town has its own museums and art galleries. There is a galaxy of museums that can be visited daily without worrying about early closing times some of Italy's most famous museums remain open daily until 22.00h. Among the 16 that enjoy...

The Pet Travel Scheme

It is now possible to take dogs and cats on holiday to Italy. In order to qualify for the Pet Travel Scheme, the animal must be Fitted with a microchip or tattoo, for identification. Vaccinated against rabies (even if the pet has a current rabies vaccination). Blood tested (by an EU approved laboratory). Issued with an official PETS certificate. Treated, by an approved veterinary surgeon and a certificate obtained, against tapeworm and ticks. Not less than 24 hours and not more than 48 hours...

Shipping Lines

Tel +39 041 2690211, Fax +39 041 2690250 CAREMAR Tel +39 081 0171998 (from Italy 892 123*) www.caremar.it. E-mail caremar caremar.it Tel +39 090 5726504 (from Italy 800 627414*) E- mail assistenza carontetourist.it. Tel +33 495 32 95 95, Fax. +39 019 21 55 300 GRIMALDI FERRIES (Grandi navi veloci) Tel +39 081 496 444 - Fax +39 081 551 7716 (from Italy 899 929206*) www.grimaldi-ferries.com E-mail info grimaldi.napoli.it. Tel +39 0565 9361 (from Italy 199.30.30.40*) www.lineadeigolfi.it. E-mail...

Main Connections To Islands In Gulf Of Naples

Information Medmar Tel. +39 081 5522838. Capri, Ischia, Procida daily departures. Information CAREMAR Tel. +39 081 5513882 www.caremar.it. Capri daily departures. Information Neapolis Capri, Ischia Casamicciola, Procida daily departures. Information SNAV Tel. +39 081 7612348 Capri, Ischia, Procida, Eolie Islands daily departures. Information SNAV Tel. +39 081 4285 555 www.snav.it. Ischia Porto, Forio d'Ischia, Positano, Sorrento daily departures. Information MERGELLINA...

Calvacade A Sassari

TEATRO REGIO, Via Garibaldi 16 A, 43100 Tel. +39 0521 03939 Fax. + 39 0521 504224 VERDI FESTIVAL 2007 AT THE TEATRO REGIO IN PARMA October 2007 Information www.teatroregioparma.org TEATRO DELL'OPERA, Piazza Beniamino Gigli 1, 00184 Roma. Season events October June. Tel. +39 06 48160255 Fax +39 06 4881755 email ufficio.biglietteria opera.roma.it www.opera.roma.it TEATRO REGIO, Piazza Castello 215, 10124 Turin. Season events October July Tel. +39 011 88 15557 Fax +39 011 88 15 214 Bookings Tel....

Taking Pets To Italy

A traveller entering Italy with a dog or cat must have a veterinarian's certificate (EU pet passport) stating the animal is in good health and has a current rabies vaccination. The pet must also have been fitted with a microchip for identification. The pet passport must be issued by a qualified veterinary surgeon. For the relevant information please refer to www.ministerosalute.it, section cani e gatti viaggiare con gli animali. A dog must be on a leash or muzzled when in public.

Trade Fairs

Expolevante has become the most important exhibition dedicated to the activities of free time and vacation. Tourism, gastronomy, nautical, caravanning and camping, garden furnishings for villas and parks are the main attractions of this event. www.fieradellevante.it Motor Show Bologna International Car and Motorcycle Exhibition 7-16 December 2007. On exhibit will be the manufacturers of car parts, accessories, electronic equipment, and mobile information. As has...

Flea Markets In Italy

ABRUZZO L'Aquila, Historic Centre (Tel. +39 0862 411333) Second weekend furniture -antique and modern and collectables. AOSTA VALLEY Saint Vincent, Piazza del Municipio (Tel. +39 011 854292) First Sunday furniture - antique and modern - Verres Historic Centre (Tel. +39 0125 929550) First Sunday from May to September collectables. E-mail info procidaverres.it APULIA Bari, in front of Basilica San Nicola (Tel. +39 080 5024023) Third weekend antiques and objects - Lecce, Piazza Libertini (Tel. +39...

Ferry Services

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