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by suzvanallen | Wed, 08/18/2021 - 08:19
In Florence, city of masterpieces, artisan traditions have flourished for centuries. It’s a joy to discover the abundance of shops where talented workers…
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by Laura Morelli | Mon, 06/21/2021 - 09:46
Since ancient times, residents of the Italian peninsula have pulled coral and seashells from the waters of the Tyrrhenian and the Adriatic, using the bounty of…
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by phoebejessicahunt | Wed, 05/19/2021 - 07:04
Italy’s bee population, like those across much of the world, is in crisis. Pesticides, intensive agriculture, and mass-production of honey are continuing to…
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by Anonymous (not verified) | Mon, 11/30/2020 - 03:08
Traditions… Many talk about them and many remind us that they must be protected in any way and at any cost. But why? Before embarking on this journey with…
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by mackayjamie32 | Tue, 11/24/2020 - 04:45
A few years ago now a Florentine friend gave me one of the simplest and most useful travel tips I’ve ever received. When moving around Italy, he recommended,…
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by Anonymous (not verified) | Wed, 11/18/2020 - 10:59
Standing out from the crowd and providing an efficient service is now more important than ever. Customers are overwhelmed by the culinary offer, both online…
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by Georgette Jupe | Fri, 10/30/2020 - 06:13
Autumn is one of Italy’s most brilliant seasons, a time when the weather mercifully cools and the joy of harvest season awaits. Olive oil season is one of the…
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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 rebeccawinke | Tue, 07/21/2020 - 08:19
Though Umbria has been known as “the next Tuscany” for decades, this small region in the center of Italy has managed to dodge the bullet of tourist crowds and…
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by Anna Lebedeva | Thu, 04/16/2020 - 05:11
I bought my house in a small mountain village in Abruzzo 12 years ago but I still can’t get enough of the views that I see from my balcony: in the south,…