If you can handle the heat, August is a great time to visit Italy. The beaches are alive with locals who are trying to beat the heat of the cities, making for less crowds. In fact, August is notorious for having less hustle and bustle and cheaper prices. So, if you’re looking to take your money further and have more space as you wander the museums and sites, this month is perfect. If you’re planning a trip to Italy in August, here are some of the best things to see and do.