Tag Archives: Italy

Gelato Festival in Florence

Gelato Festival in Florence The gelato festival was a 4 day event taking place in Piazzale Michelangelo in Florence. You couldn’t ask for a better venue to enjoy some gelato while overlooking this magnificent city. It was a little rainy today, but I hopped on a bus as soon as the sky cleared for the […]

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Name The Italian Region!

Name The Italian Region! Italian regions encompass many cities in Italy. If you are planning a trip to Italy and want to explore certain cities, it is a good idea to know in which region the cities are in order to save travel time. Plan your route to start off in one region and make […]

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Cliff Jumping Italy

Cliff Jumping Italy In this video you will see thrilling cliff jumping in Italy. Besides enjoying the beautiful scenery and waters in Italy, these guys are having fun! It is sure to get you adrenaline going! Would you ever do it? Video from youtube Travel the world with us!

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Tips for Traveling in Italy on a Budget

Tips for Traveling in Italy on a Budget Many people can get intimidated by the idea of hopping on a plane and flying to Italy because they think that they may need to empty their entire savings to be able to afford to go on vacation here! Well, we’re here to tell you that this […]

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Italian lesson: Shopping and Negotiating in Italy

Italian lesson: Shopping and Negotiating in Italy Check out American prices An Italian team soccer shirt (Forza Azzuri!) is a great non-tchockie souvenir—just don’t everyone in your group wear them on the same day. (Notice something weird: the men all have Totti shirts, the women Del Piero.)Make sure you know the local going rate on […]

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A Taste of Tuscany – Agriturismo

A Taste of Tuscany – Agriturismo What is agriturismo? Agriturismo – a combination of the words for “agriculture” and “tourism” in Italian – is a style of vacationing in farm house resorts codified into Italian law in 1985. An agriturismo vacation is suitable for the whole family and some places even be very romantic or luxurious. […]

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Da Enzo Restaurant in Rome

Da Enzo Restaurant in Rome Menu Da Enzo Il pane… PANE IN PASTA MADRE O PASTA ACIDA preparato con farine semi di grano tenero, a lievitazione naturale …e il vino VINO DELLA CASA BIANCO O ROSSO prodotto da uve biologiche nel parco dell’Appia Antica dall’azienda vinicola Riserva della Cascina GLI ANTIPASTI LA PALLA AL 29 […]

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Testaccio Market in Rome

Testaccio Market in Rome The old covered market of Piazza Testaccio has been waiting for years to be moved to a location that had been given to a private real estate manager by the municipality. A move announced years ago and postponed several times, including a delay due to the discovery of archeological findings (that […]

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Rome, Italy: Enjoying the Passeggiata

Rome, Italy: Enjoying the Passeggiata As day softens into dusk in Italy, something in the air seems to tug people from their homes and workplaces to participate in one of the enduring traditions of Italian life: la passeggiata. This evening promenade, generally between 5 and 8 PM, occurs in virtually every town, village, or big […]

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Portofino – Need I say more?

Portofino – Need I say more? Portofino is an Italian fishing village and vacation resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors.  It is a comune located in the province of Genoa on the Italian Riviera. The town is clustered around its small harbour, and is known for the […]

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