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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 11/19/2020 - 00:00
Italy’s network of most beautiful villages, I borghi più belli d’Italia, an association created to protect and promote Italy’s small towns that have a…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 11/12/2020 - 00:00
Standing on a rocky promontory that once housed the ruins of a Roman villa, the historic Villa Cimbrone boasts one of the most spectacular views of the entire…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 10/30/2020 - 01:00
Tuscania (not to be confused with the region of Toscana, or Tuscany) is a picturesque village in the Tuscia, an area that today coincides with the province of…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 10/29/2020 - 01:00
When in Rome, you may want to head off the beaten track from time to time. You’ll discover sights and neighborhoods rarely mentioned on guidebooks, and they…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 09/22/2020 - 00:00
As of September 16, Italian airline Alitalia has introduced two daily ‘trial flights’ from Rome to Milan where boarding is only allowed to passengers who have…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 07/07/2020 - 03:00
With 170 km of coastline, Le Marche is an ideal summer destination: sandy beaches, wild coves set among cliffs, Mediterranean vegetation, family-friendly…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 06/12/2020 - 00:00
On a recent Saturday afternoon, I went on a guided walk of Florence. I saw all of the city’s famous sights, starting at the panoramic viewpoint of Piazzale…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 06/09/2020 - 00:00
National and European borders (Schengen area) reopened for Italy on June 3, but some European countries are still restricting entry based on each EU country’s…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 06/04/2020 - 00:00
Following the request of the European Commission, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC…
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by Silvia Donati | Wed, 05/27/2020 - 03:00
Italy’s Frecciarossa train service, the ‘star’ of high-speed, is set to begin a new direct route that will connect Turin in Italy’s north to Reggio Calabria in…