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There are countless destinations in Italy that are perfect for short side trips, maybe not even an hour away from major hubs like Rome, Florence or Milan. These destinations are ideal for those seeking some rest and relaxation and a …

As 2016 approaches, a whole new year of exciting travels await: from North to South, Italy offers countless opportunities to discover, explore and enjoy new and old destinations. Regardless of their location, whether they are mountain or seaside towns, and …

For five years in a row Trento has been on top of the list of Italian towns with the highest quality of life: the capital city of the region of Trentino, although often overlooked, is a picture perfect town halfway …

Although things are changing fast, Christmas in Italy still is one, if not the most, traditional time of the year and many Italian households have a series of family traditions they like to repeat each year, no matter how old …

For many of us the thought of Christmas conjures images of quaint mountain villages covered with a white blanket of snow, fires roaring in fireplaces, families gathering around the table to enjoy the same homemade cookies and meals year after …

Visiting Italy is always a treat, whether you are looking for culture, sports or gastronomy. Yet, there is one thing that can make your visit even more special: participating in a historical festival, one of those special occasions that occur …

Come November the inevitable question pops up in conversation almost on a daily basis: what are you doing on New Year’s Eve? Finding new and unique things to do to ring in the New Year can be sometimes challenging and …

Borgo di Babbo Natale November 29 – December 13): Are you traveling with young kids ? Don’t miss out the opportunity to experience all the magic of Christmas at Ricetto di Candelo, province of Biella. Every year this stunning medieval …

When December rolls around and we start to think about Christmas the first things and places that come to mind are Nordic traditions, white capped mountains and quaint chalets in the Alps. Yet, there is a special place that, every …

When most think about their dream vacation in Italy they envision themselves strolling around quaint streets basked in perpetual sunshine, eating gelato and wearing airy cotton dresses and shirts purchased at a local boutique. But while warm weather is great …