The best option this year it is to Travel to Italy in 2015.
The 2015 Expo in Milan has motivated Italy to do some early spring-cleaning, restoring monuments and art to their ancient glamour, adding visiting hours to museums and churches and giving access to long-shuttered attractions. Expo 2015 is the current Universal Exposition being hosted by Milan, Italy. The opening took place on 1 May 2015 at 10:00 am and the expo will close on 31 October 2015.
Look into the option to enjoy a private Pompeii tour, the Domus Aurea and the catacombs under Rome, for an updated trip in 2015.
Also, Italy has always been known for its food but with this year’s Expo theme, “Feeding the Planet: Energy for Life,” you can tour food from throughout the world all in one city! In Siena, the Santa Maria della Scala museum is finally open after extensive renovation.
View first-hand the Catholic church’s revolution Pope Francis’ popularity is huge and doesn’t seem to be declining in the new year.
Source: Walks of Italy