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Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 10/02/2020 - 04:10
Last week, I returned to Bologna’s historic center for the first time since the end of February. Bologna is my hometown and I live in the suburbs and, in…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 09/30/2020 - 00:00
Enjoy this virtual tour around Italy’s most colorful villages. 
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 09/18/2020 - 00:00
The Strada Statale 48 delle Dolomiti (SS 48 - State Road of the Dolomites), also known as the Great Dolomites Road, is a scenic mountain road that runs through…
Life + Style
by AlexSakalis | Thu, 09/17/2020 - 05:30
Bologna is a fascinating city. Large enough to never be boring, yet small enough to never feel overwhelming, it sits roughly at the tripoint between Milan,…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 08/28/2020 - 00:00
How limiting to be visiting a place based on just one world-famous site in order to take a quick snapshot to post on social media and then leave. This is often…
Life + Style
by elisascarton | Thu, 08/27/2020 - 01:43
When we think expats in Tuscany, we think of Frances Mayes’ Under the Tuscan Sun; we think of the English patient in the gorgeous Villa San Girolamo and we,…
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by rochelledelborrello | Thu, 08/13/2020 - 03:44
Sicily is probably one of the most fascinating regions of Italy with an intriguing mixture of tourist hot spots, picturesque seaside towns, UNESCO world…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 08/06/2020 - 00:00
Two years after the collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa, which caused the death of 43 people, the new bridge that has replaced it was inaugurated on Monday…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 07/30/2020 - 00:00
We’re taking a tour around Italy’s seaside borghi (historic villages) this summer, destinations where you can enjoy leisurely days at the beach followed by…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:00
The best way to see Naples is on foot, and there’s a lot you can discover in a day, as many of the city’s attractions are located close to one another.  Here’…