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Ten Instagram shots that prove autumn in Italy is simply stunning

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Ten Instagram shots that prove autumn in Italy is simply stunning
There's something about autumn in Italy. Photo: Gaspar Torriero/Flickr
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Yes, we know, Italy is beautiful in every season. But there's something especially photogenic about the autumn colours, light, and even the rain.

From the mountains in the north to the beaches in the south, and everything in between, it's an ideal time to get snapping in the Mediterranean country.

READ MORE: Seven reasons autumn is the best time to visit Italy

Here's our round-up of the best autumnal Italian Instagram shots - perfect if you're looking for travel inspiration, or simply want to admire Italy at its best.

Adige river, Verona. The October fog makes this already picturesque river look like something out of a dream...


A photo posted by Mattia Pasqualini (@shipdreamer) on

Duomo, Florence. The leaves set off the terracotta hues of the Tuscan city's architecture perfectly at this time of year.


A photo posted by Roby Ciaffoni (@makemake_rc) on

Bagno di Romagna, Emilia Romagna. There are incredible views to be had in the Emilia Romagna countryside - and this view is located near the local spa, for ultimate relaxation.


A photo posted by Nicola Andrucci (@nicola.andrucci) on

Funes Valley, Alto Adige. You'll stumble across gems like this church if you go hiking in the Dolomite mountains.

Valmalenco, Lombardy. Head to this - or your nearest lake - to capture the watery reflections of the foliage.


A photo posted by (@italiait) on

Seiser Alm, South Tyrol. Autumn is a perfect time to capture some dramatic sunsets, like this one - complete with local horses.


A photo posted by Peter Futo (@peterfuto.artphoto) on

Sila National Park, Cosenza. Another of Italy's beautiful national parks where you can take a photogenic autumn stroll.


A photo posted by (@italiait) on

Val di Cembra, Trentino. This small, ancient town in Trentino offers views over miles of unspoilt countryside.


A photo posted by Visit Trentino (@visittrentino) on

Duomo, Milan. The city's most famous sight even looks amazing in the rain... perhaps even more so.

Novara di Sicilia, Sicily. This village has repeatedly been voted one of Italy's most beautiful and in this weather, it's not hard to see why.


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