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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 03/31/2020 - 06:14
Being the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in Italy, the northern region of Lombardy has been the worst affected and strained by the emergency, with the…
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by rebeccawinke | Mon, 03/30/2020 - 10:02
“When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child; but when I became an adult, I put away childish things.” 1 Corinthians…
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by Laura Morelli | Thu, 03/26/2020 - 06:36
Recently I stood on a windswept hilltop overlooking Urbino, took a picture, and texted my husband. From five thousand miles away, he texted back: “Is that a…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 03/20/2020 - 04:47
“Venice is in my blood,” says tour guide Nadia Danesin, the founder of Friend in Venice, her small tour company which helps clients from all over the world…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 03/13/2020 - 01:00
As the Coronavirus emergency spreads across Italy, with the country in lockdown for at least several weeks, airlines canceling flights to Italy, hotels closing…
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by Silvia Donati | Wed, 03/11/2020 - 04:53
Air France, British Airways, RyanAir and EasyJet have all canceled their flights to and from Italy in response to the Coronavirus emergency.  Air France will…
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by Georgette Jupe | Tue, 03/10/2020 - 05:17
Updated March 13th, 2020* Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte held several press conferences announcing a national emergency imposing drastic measures to…
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by Anonymous (not verified) | Mon, 03/02/2020 - 04:15
Our slow travel contributor this early March is Rocky Ruggiero, his education and travel company Rocky Ruggiero, Making Art and History Come to Life™ offers …
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by Georgette Jupe | Wed, 02/26/2020 - 05:27
Update* As of February 29th, 2020 the CDC recommends that travelers avoid all nonessential travel to Italy and has raised the alert level to 3.  Like many of…