Turin travel - Turin accommodation and Turin apartments
If you're planning a vacation in Italy, why not give Turin a try? This magnificent city, snuggled between the Italian Alps and the Po River, is a hugely popular region for business and for culture, famous for both its rich history and its lively ski resorts. Whether you choose to discover this Northern Italian stallion in winter or in summer, you can be sure you'll find plenty of things to do to keep the whole family entertained. The capital of the Piedmont region is associated with many different things including mouth watering chocolates, the bianconeri – Juventus football club, and the Shroud of Turin, an important religious artefact and subject of many Roman Catholic pilgrimages. Said to be the sheet in which Jesus was buried in after the cruxification, the Shroud is stored in Turin's grand cathedral, and is displayed once every 25 years, attracting religious fanatics and moderate Christians alike.
Turin accommodation - the right place to start your tour around the city
With so much to do and visit, you'll discover something new everyday. The city has many museums, galleries and a rich history to take your breath away and is even home to some of the greatest festivals Northern Italy has to offer. During the internationally renowned Turin Film Festival and the Chocolate festival, it is recommended that during such times you book your Turin accommodation in advance to avoid disappointment. Booking in time for your Turin travel, plenty of comfy Turin accommodation, like Turin apartments and spacious Turin villas, are on your disposal. An having the perfect place to return to and recover, you can also go on your tour around the city quite relaxed.Turin is also home to the Fiat Automobile concern, giving rise to the city's nickname of Italy's Detroit. A tour around the Fiat factory is bound to be a highlight of any speed-freak's holiday. If your idea of relaxation means leaving your four-wheeled friend behind for a couple of weeks though, fear not. Despite gaining its reputation through business and the motor industry, Turin is also a haven for nature fans. The picturesque Piedmont landscape offers the perfect environment for outdoor excursions and adventures such as cycling, hiking and even mountain climbing. Turin is also comparably close to the French Alps.
Fantastic spots to visit in your Turin holidays:
- Milan - city of fashion - about two hours from Turin
- Genua - located right at the shore in Liguria
The beautiful Aosta Valley next to Piedmont region
Turin travel - wonderful Turin apartments are waiting for you
Winter sports fans will not be disappointed either. Turin is an absolute haven for skiers during winter. Used for the 2006 Winter Olympics, the ski resorts surrounding Turin are equipped with the very latest in skiing facilities, ideal for both beginniners and professionals. The pistes here range from gentle inclines perfect for kids or for those making their first forray into alpine sports all the way up to black runs, for the thrill seekers amongst you. Snowboarders too can rest assured that they'll be catered for in this fabulous region. With Turin apartments and Turin villas close to both the piste and the cultural hub of the city centre, you can rest assured that however you wish to spend your holiday, with one of our Turin holiday homes, you can't go far wrong. With Turin accommodation you certainly find the right place to stay. Whether you choose to spend your holiday in one of our charming Alpine chalets or an apartment that better reflects the rich Torino architectural history, we're sure you'll have an amazing time sampling the many delights of Turin.