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On the Prosecco Route: Italy, Sparkling in a Glass

On the Prosecco Route: Italy, Sparkling in a Glass

Have you ever wondered where sparkling Italian wines come from that we all love to sip with a good aperitif? Today we’ll talk about the places where Prosecco is produced, and explain a little about  its characteristic sensory qualities. What is Prosecco? Prosecco is... read more
Places to See Near Rome

Places to See Near Rome

Four Ideal Places to see near Rome for Day Trips  Everyone knows that you could spend your entire vacation in the city of Rome and still not be able to visit everything that the city has to offer; Colosseum, Fori Imperiali, San Pietro, Piazza di Spagna, Piazza del... read more
The Venice Carnival

The Venice Carnival

The Origins and History of the Venice Carnival The Venice Carnival is perhaps the most anticipated event of the year in the city and is a spectacle that is famous and appreciated all over the world. Every year thousands and thousands of tourists arrive in the lagoon... read more
Matera, European Cultural Capital of 2019

Matera, European Cultural Capital of 2019

Here’s what to see in Matera, one of the oldest cities in the world. The spotlight is focused on Matera, a city in Basilicata, which has ,with good reason, been named European Capital of Culture 2019. This is a unique opportunity to bring some deserved attention... read more
Italian Inventions and their Inventors

Italian Inventions and their Inventors

Who are the most famous Italian inventors of all time? Those who have transformed  past eras with their flashes of genius? Here for you is a short list of Italian inventions and of the most famous inventors of all, those that have revolutionized our world in every... read more
Roman Nightlife

Roman Nightlife

Here are the most popular places in Rome by night. You have chosen Rome as the destination of your trip with Dragonfly Tours, and after having feasted your eyes on its wonders, you want a moment of relaxation.  Rome by night is full of places where you can spend a fun... read more
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