Visiting Italy is about appreciating art and history. These help put into context a better understanding of Italians living today. For those interested in a learned way to understand this country's past, the passionate knowledge of a professional guide puts the past into terms New World citizens can relate to.
History is there for a reason in addition to helping explain how Italians live today. Guides can make you think of less pleasant teachers, but Ring My Bell only works with fun guides. By the hour, half, or whole day, ask about pricing.