The Blog 2017-12-05T12:49:37+00:00

THE BLOG

CALL IT BY ITS NAME: “MANTOVA” OR “MANTUA”?

February 20th, 2018|

Dozens of stories go around about that couple of foreign visitors lost in Firenze, desperately looking for “Florence”. It’s an old joke, known in many different variants: sometimes they are in Venezia, looking for “Venice” or in Napoli, searching “Naples”. [...]

SEE YOU AT BIT 2018!

February 6th, 2018|

On 12th and 13th February 2018, VISITMANTUA will be at BIT, the International Tourism Exchange in Milan, one of the most important Travel Trade shows in Italy. This will be the occasion to present our tour proposals and the full range of our VIP services. [...]

MANTUA A MAP FOR LOVERS

February 3rd, 2018|

Are you going to spend your St. Valentine's day in Mantua? Here you have a map of the town with four not to be missed romantic venues! Enjoy your visit and don't forget our special February promotion: 50% discount on every guided tour.

“TORTA DI SAN BIAGIO”

January 30th, 2018|

On the hills of the northern province of Mantua, at a stone's throw from Lake Garda, there is a little village named Cavriana (literally "Goat-ville"). And, as in Italy every place has its own traditional recipe, also this little village has its own special cake, named after the local patron Saint: the "Torta di San Biagio" (Cake of Saint Blaise). [...]

SPRITZ THE ITALIAN ‘APERITIVO’

January 26th, 2018|

Every tourist visiting Italy loves to experiment the Italian lifestyle at its fullest. And a not-to-be missed experience is, for sure, the “Aperitivo”: an enjoyable couple of hours (usually around 7pm) when the Italians relax over drinks and little snacks before their dinner. [...]

February Promotion – “Be my Valentine in Mantua”

January 19th, 2018|

Mantua is a city of Love... the most famous room of the Ducal Palace is known as the Bridal Chamber. In Palazzo Te you can find the Room of Cupid and Psyche. A couple of skeletons, embracing for as long as 6000 years, is to be found in the local Archeological Museum and a Roman Mosaic, showing Mars and Venus [...]