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The best italian Christmas recipes

The best italian Christmas recipes

How to make your guests happy with the Italian Christmas recipes and all the culinary tradition.  Christmas is certainly the most eagerly anticipated holiday of the year, and not just by the little ones who cannot wait to unwrap the gifts carefully placed under the... read more
Italian Castles Not to be Missed

Italian Castles Not to be Missed

Discovering the Ancient Dwellings There are thousands and thousands of them, dotted throughout the remotest parts of the peninsula and in the hearts of the largest cities. They are Italian castles: noble residences, ancient military fortresses, examples of... read more
Fountains of Rome: Stories and Curiosities

Fountains of Rome: Stories and Curiosities

“Just the fountains are enough to justify a trip to Rome” So wrote Percy Shelley, a  writer of the romantic period who, during his brief yet intense life, fell in love with Italy, especially with the fountains of Rome. Among all the monuments to visit on... read more
Galateo: the Guide to Good Italian Etiquette

Galateo: the Guide to Good Italian Etiquette

What is the Galateo: its history Way back in the 16th century, a certain Monsignor Della Casa was commissioned to write a book outlining the rules of civil life, and a guide to good manners and Italian etiquette: this was how the Galateo ‘overo de Costumi’ was born,... read more
Medieval Tuscany Villages not to be Missed

Medieval Tuscany Villages not to be Missed

The small Tuscany villages, are the cradle of folk traditions of the Belpaese. They are like tiny treasure chests that hide innumerable precious stones inside them. The clock hands here seem to run slower, the atmosphere around is filled with sounds that relax the... read more
Ten Top Italian Cities to Visit

Ten Top Italian Cities to Visit

Today’s itinerary is a bit off the beaten track. We’re taking you to explore the curious and sometimes bizarre peculiarities of some of the top cities in Italy, the most beautiful ones, and in addition to the classic “must-see” sites in each of them, we’ll share... read more
Truffle Hunting

Truffle Hunting

We all know that Italy, within its renowned culinary tradition, offers an infinite variety of products. Some of these are prevalent throughout the peninsula, others are rare and infinitely valuable. Today we are going to talk about one of the most sought-after... read more

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