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Halfway between Verona and Venice sits a town that doesn’t often make it to the lest of places to visit of many tourists – which is a real pity because it has a lot to offer: arts, architecture, great food …

Don’t let the end of the summer get you down: traveling to the gorgeous region of Langhe will surely lift your spirit, as you will discover one of Northern Italy’s most becoming and stunning countrysides. This hilly area, located along …

Beautiful, vibrant and lively, the city of Bari, with its magnificent views of the Mediterranean, is a must-see when traveling through Southern Italy. Capital city of the Apulia region, it offers a laid back atmosphere, tons of impressive art and …

You cannot think of Matera without thinking about its caves and rocks: this amazing town, located in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata, is often overlooked and yet, has tons to offer and should be included in everyone’s travel itinerary. …

Imagine gently rolling hills, awash with sunshine, ancient farmhouses and quaint villages buzzing with activity: the area between Conegliano and Valdobbiadene, in the Veneto region, is a truly enjoyable destination and makes a perfect weekend getaway for those who enjoy …

When it comes to Italy, the territory, the culture, the landscape are so diverse it’s hard to pick sides and decide where the best places are, whether you are looking for the yummiest pasta recipe or the most beautiful mountain …

Cobblestone streets, beautiful imperial buildings and a friendly, welcoming atmosphere: Parma is an elegant and refined city, rich of art, parks and museums, but at the same time it has a simple, down-to-earth charm that makes visitors immediately feel at …

Franz Kafka, Ezra Pound and many other scientists, artists and authors called it home at one point of their life: the small town of Merano (also known as Meran in German) is one of the many pearls the gorgeous mountain …

Red roofs, a lovely oval shaped central square and the beautiful Tuscan countryside all around it: Lucca sits on the banks of river Serchio and charms visitors with its Renaissance-era city walls -still intact to these days- its understated elegance …

Imagine a picture-perfect mountain village, perched at 3600 feet on the sea level, nestled between imposing mountains, green pastures and lush: Sauris, in Friuli Venezia Giulia, is exactly like that and is one of the most beautiful hidden gems of …