Italy TravelThe Italy Mix: Christmas in Rome, Historic Italian Processions

The Italy Mix: Christmas in Rome, Historic Italian Processions
Published on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 by

rome-flickr-NicolaThe Italy Mix is a post about the most interesting Italy and Italy travel news and human interest stories around the Web each week. Here are our top picks for this week:

Guide to Christmas in Rome: The ultimate guide to Christmas and New Year’s in the Eternal City. (Revealed Rome)

Italian Processions Honored by UNESCO: Ceremonies in Viterbo (Lazio), Sassari (Sardinia), Nola (Campania) and Palmi (Calabria) have all been noted for cultural significance. (Italy Magazine)

Digital Tix to Colosseum: Tickets to the Colosseum are going digital, allowing visitors to skip the lines with their smartphones.  (ANSA)

Struffoli – Italian Holiday Tradition:   This tiny fried dough balls in honey are a delicious Christmas dessert   (Wanted in Rome)

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Photo by Nicola,

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