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  • Italy – The Perfect Destination for a Spa Vacation Italy – The Perfect Destinati... Published on Saturday, September 24, 2011 by
    Are you tired of the everyday hustle and bustle? Then you should be desperate for a refreshing break. Have you brainstormed about the different ways in which you can revitalize yourself, but ended up undecided? Don’t strain your brain and plan a spa vacation! Think spa vacation, think It...
  • Mail Your Postcards From The Vatican City Post Office Mail Your Postcards From The Vatica... Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2011 by
    Many visitors to Rome take the opportunity to mail postcards and letters back home from another country, no, not Italy -- Vatican City! The Vatican has had its own post office and stamps since 1929. More items are mailed from the Vatican City postal code (00120) per inhabitant than fro...
  • Drink a “Chino” While in Italy Drink a “Chino” While i... Published on Monday, September 12, 2011 by
    I'll admit it. This humble Italy travel writer -- who gets to visit the land of la dolce vita and drink all kinds of fabulous wines -- sometimes likes to drink something of a lesser vintage and quality -- Diet Coke. I know, how could I? Well, on a recent trip to Italy, I discovered an alte...
  • Truffle Hunting in Piedmont Italy Truffle Hunting in Piedmont Italy Published on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 by
    If you’re a discerning gastronomist, then you have no reason to miss the excitement of truffle hunting in Alba Italy. Of course, you can make a stop at Alba’s  autumn weekend truffle markets to shop for these so called “diamonds of the kitchen”, but you might have to pay top dolla...
  • Rome and Positano Featured in Popular Movies Rome and Positano Featured in Popul... Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 by
    Of course, animated movies capture the interest of wider audiences, but nothing is as great as films that portray real life locations. The more the interesting places shown in the movie, the more we get to like them. Italy is one such country that has gained worldwide fame through countles...
  • Torino – An Italian City Displaying Stunning Architecture Torino – An Italian City Disp... Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 by
    Torino is one of the major business centers of Italy. But, what many of us aren’t aware of is the city’s stunning architecture reflecting its past glory. With ancient porticoes, arcades, parks, and palaces scattered across the city, you will discover the past visiting them! Save a coup...
  • Where to Eat in Umbria: Redibis in Bevagna Where to Eat in Umbria: Redibis in ... Published on Monday, September 5, 2011 by
    I'll be heading back to the central Italian region of Umbria in a few weeks and can't wait for my trip. Let me tell you about one of my favorite restaurants in Umbria...Dinner at Ristorante Redibis in the town of Bevagna is practically guaranteed to be one of the highlights of a visit to t...
  • Why Visit The Aosta Valley in Italy Why Visit The Aosta Valley in Italy Published on Monday, September 5, 2011 by
    When you want some adventure in your vacation, look no further than Italy. With valleys and mountains spanning the country, you’ll be totally keyed up right through your vacation in Italy. Talking about valleys, you can’t just leave out the Aosta Valley in Italy. Situated on the north...
  • Popular Italian Dishes to Add Spice to Your Italy Vacation Popular Italian Dishes to Add Spice... Published on Monday, September 5, 2011 by
    Mention Italy and a vision of mouthwatering dishes conjure in your mind. If you want to savor the authentic taste of pastas and pizzas, then you ought to plan a tour to Italy. Not just pastas and pizzas, Italy offers a wonderful palette of more such delectable recipes. Pasta: It is undo...
  • Pompeii and Herculaneum and the Wrath of Vesuvius Pompeii and Herculaneum and the Wra... Published on Tuesday, August 30, 2011 by
    Nowhere in the world does a volcanic eruption linger in people’s minds even after centuries - Yes, we’re talking about the historic eruptions in 79 AD that shattered two ancient Italian cities, Pompeii and Herculaneum. On the 24th of August, centuries back, Mount Vesuvius poured searin...