Friday, July 19, 2013

Dream Ice Cream – Milan’s Best Gelaterias

June 17, 2013 by  
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As the largest cosmopolitan city in Italy, Milan is renowned for its fantastic fashion, brilliant football, outstanding opera and vibrant nightlife. Teeming with museums, historic monuments, awe-inspiring churches and fabulous art galleries, this city is the epitome of indulgence. It is no wonder then, why this astounding city is also world famous for its vast [...]

Thinking about buying a holiday home in Italy?

May 23, 2013 by  
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If you are fortunate enough to be in the position of being able to afford to buy a holiday home, then as the lover of Italy that you are, you may think about buying a property here. Being part of the EU makes this process quite straight-forward for UK citizens, as long as your do [...]

Some Interesting Facts For Your Next Visit To Milan

February 28, 2013 by  
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Before heading off to Milan, it is always useful to be armed with some facts and figures which will make your stay more enjoyable. Head for the Brera Art Gallery [Pinacotgeca di Brera] located in Via Brera and before you go in, just take a look in the cobbled courtyard just outside. Here you will [...]

Practicalities For Your Next Visit To Venice

February 28, 2013 by  
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Before heading off to Venice, it is always a good idea to make yourself aware of general practicalities about the city itself.  With this in mind, we have put together a list for you covering the main ones which, hopefully, will be useful and informative. Entering Venice : Visitors from UK and EU do not need [...]

What Weather and Temperatures To Expect On Your Holiday in Venice

November 30, 2012 by  
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If you are lucky enough to be going on a Venice holiday, then it is a good idea to be aware of what temperature you are likely to experience and also what the general weather conditions are likely to be. January and February It used to be the case when the canals would freeze over [...]

The Most Dangerous Roads in Italy

June 22, 2012 by  
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Italy is known around the globe for its tasty food, its numerous examples of ancient architecture, and for perfectly exemplifying the Mediterranean way of life. It is therefore not surprising that the country attracts more than 40 million visitors every year. Although public transportation is efficient and covers most of the country, the ideal way [...]

The coffee lovers guide to Rome

May 21, 2012 by  
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If you’re a coffee fanatic like me, you’re sure to be salivating merely thinking about the quality of espresso you’ll be able to get your hands on during your holiday to Rome. Packed with gorgeous cafes, fragrant beans and talented barista, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to your favourite drink, but there [...]

Why You Should Study Abroad In Rome

March 15, 2012 by  
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There are vast opportunities to study abroad for young people today, and as the world becomes more accessible and affordable to travel, the number of people wanting to learn a new language is increasing. Combining studying with travel is a great way to improve learning whilst also gaining the invaluable experience of immersing yourself in [...]

Italy’s Must See Museums

December 15, 2011 by  
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Italy is well known for being a country of culture. There are a great many artists and interesting historical figures who were born, lived or who were inspired by Italy that it is hard to visit any town in the country without having some reminder of its fantastic past. There are museums dotted all over [...]

Italy’s Best Beach Resorts

October 12, 2011 by  
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Nothing says ‘holiday in Italy’ like regional wine and luxurious resorts.  There are plenty of both to be discovered while visiting the area, so if you’re considering this part of Europe for your next holiday, why not check out some of Italy’s best beach resorts? One of the many things that make Italy unique is [...]

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