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Train Travel Tips – Italy Perfect’s tips to make train travel in Italy a fun and relaxing experience.

How to travel in Italy by train.
Lisa and Pat of Italy Perfect taking apartment supplies from Rome to Florence by train.

Here’s a collection of our wisdom regarding trains, including:

  • Reserving train tickets
  • Seat selection
  • Rail protection insurance
  • Changing reservations
  • Rail pass?
  • Cheaper to drive?
  • First or second class?
  • At the station
  • Validate tickets
  • Paperless tickets
  • Boarding train
  • Changing seats
  • Food onboard
  • Call your greeter
  • Landing in Rome/Milan + same day train to Florence

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Should We Rent a Car in Italy?

Our guests often need to figure out whether and carhow to rent a car for their Italian vacation. Auto rentals, gas and parking can be pricey so it worth giving some consideration to this question before you assume a car is essential. We strongly recommend you organize your car rental before you leave for Italy, you’ll have the benefit of being able to price compare more easily, check to see what’s covered by your auto insurance and get any other questions answered ahead of time rather than trying to figure all of this out once you are in Italy. Continue reading Should We Rent a Car in Italy?