Italy with its own share of tourist attractions such as World Heritage Sites, Ancient Monuments, Beautiful Coastline and Striking Mountains is one of the top Travel and Tourism destinations in Europe. The vibrant cities like Rome, Florence and Venice are renowned for housing some of the best museums, restaurants and hotels in Italy. The Italian region of Tuscany is renowned for housing some of the greatest works of Renaissance painters, architects and sculptors like Michelangelo Buonarroti, Leonardo da Vinci and Filippo Brunelleschi.
The country is home to the world renowned 'Leaning Tower of Pisa'. The towers construction started in 1173 and because of the soft grounds it started leaning on one side. Rome’s Colosseum, built by emperor Vespasiano is a major tourist attraction that finely depicts the Roman architecture and engineering. Besides this Pompeii, the Grand Canal in Venice, Towers of San Gimignano, Lake Como, Piazza del Campo and Santa Maria del Fiore are major tourist destinations in Italy.