Walking Italy

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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 02/13/2020 - 08:42
For those looking for a bit of a thrill, and a different Sicilian experience, consider hiking to the top of a volcano. Here are three you can climb.  Mount…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 10/10/2019 - 00:00
Closed since 2012 following a landslide, the Via dell'Amore (Lovers’ Lane), the Cinque Terre’s most famous path, is scheduled to be repaired starting this…
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by bsp-italy | Thu, 10/03/2019 - 00:00
For centuries a place devoted to silence and meditation, the Sanctuary of Madonna della Corona is built into a vertical cliff face on Mount Baldo at 774 meters…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 07/11/2019 - 00:57
Located about 100 km northwest of Venice, at the border between Trentino and Veneto, the Marmolada is known as ‘la regina delle Dolomiti’, the Queen of the…
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by Anonymous (not verified) | Thu, 06/27/2019 - 04:27
By: Margherita Ragg ‘There used to be 25,000 people in my hometown, now there’s only 2500 of us left’ said Giuseppe, the taxi driver who picked us up in…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 06/14/2019 - 03:58
The moment when I fully realized that I was actually walking from Bologna to Florence - 130 km on foot -, I was hiking up the steep slopes of Mount Adone, in…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 06/07/2019 - 04:33
A long, steep stone staircase connects the port of Marina Grande in Capri with the town of Anacapri, 300 meters above. Made up of 921 steps dug out of the side…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 05/03/2019 - 00:00
It’s the spring show you don’t want to miss: the blooming of colorful flowers on the Piani di Castelluccio plain in Umbria, near Castelluccio di Norcia, taking…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 04/26/2019 - 03:18
[The idyllic Renon plateau has breathtaking views of the Dolomites.] “Here on the Renon it’s divinely beautiful,” wrote Sigmund Freud as he vacationed on the…
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by kristinmelia | Thu, 11/22/2018 - 03:55
While the Amalfi Coast is world renowned as a glistening getaway for the summer’s international jet set, there is something almost quaint about visiting the…