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The good taste of the Amalfi coast has just been rewarded by users of TripAdvisor, the popular website with reviews, tips and tricks about travel and hotels worldwide. The restaurant "Il Pino" in Praiano, with 80 positive reviews (for 71 of them, it is considered excellent) was, in fact, ranked first in Italy, in the category "Restaurant", while "Mamma Agata - cooking class" in Ravello is second in Italy in the category...
Written by (admin), Monday, February 28, 2011 11:22:21 AM
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From February 11 to May 15, 2011 the National Archives of Rome will host an exhibition of documents and works with extraordinary revelations on the artist's life. As part of the events organized for the Fourth Centennial of the death of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610), from February 11 to May 15, 2011 the Archivio di Stato di Roma will host in its seat at Sant'Ivo alla Sapienza a unique and totally new kind...
Written by (admin), Sunday, February 27, 2011 2:36:31 PM
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For the first time in Italy, 73 masterpieces from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, USA. Palazzo Reale in Milan is to be the first venue on the unprecedented, outstanding world tour of masterpieces from the famous American collection of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts, which includes great French works of the nineteenth century, with stunning paintings by Pierre-Auguste...
Written by (admin), Tuesday, February 8, 2011 5:50:11 PM
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It would be really semplicistic definig Latium just as the region that saw the birth and the devepolpment of one of the greatest powers of the world, Rome. The area, in fact, was previously inhabited by the Etruscans, latins, Volsci, Sabini and other Italic peoples who left valuable and interesting traces of their past. The Romans took over to them and their genius in the arts was well documented. Beautiful and famous...
Written by (admin), Monday, January 31, 2011 10:14:02 AM
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MARIA PIA DAIDONE BLACKCOPPERGOLD works between the sacred and the profane Castel Nuovo - Maschio Angioino Naples, from Feb. 4th to 26th Another round, another run. No lack of novelty in this exhibition by Maria Pia Daidone in Naples, hosted in the luminous Sala della Loggia of the very central Maschio Angioino, which has long achieved the status of a metropolitan monument. Here some of Daidone's masterful works summarize...
Written by (admin), Sunday, January 30, 2011 2:22:36 PM
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Molise is a region with many and varied facets, a small strip of land characterised by a variegated tourist offer: from the relaxing coastal resorts to the hilly landscapes, still dominated by an untouched nature; from the ski resorts of Campitello Matese and capracotta to the suggestive villages and castles. The all with an enviable artistica and food and wine heritage, in addition to the remains of an ancient history...
Written by (admin), Thursday, January 13, 2011 4:15:49 PM
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Charming, fashinating, wild, jewel box of different cultures and spectacular artistic heritage. Sardinia is a land of millennial past, whose geographical isolation has kept pure its own soul, characterised by ancient traditions handed down unchanged from generation to generation, unique archaeological treasures (nuraghi), coastal sites whose clear sea and beaches are falous throughout the world, natural landscapes not...
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Written by (admin), Friday, December 31, 2010 7:01:46 PM
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The essence of optimism is that it takes no account of the present, but it is a source of inspiration, of vitality and hope where others have resigned; it enables a man to hold his head high, to claim the future for himself and not to abandon it to his enemy. Dietrich Bonhoeffer (fascinated by Italy in 1924) Best Wishes from Italial Lifestyle Support Staff: Massimiliano Giovanni Dario Mariarosaria Chiara Giovanniantonio...
Written by (admin), Wednesday, December 22, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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On the 31st of December, the new Venetian way of celebrating New Year returns to Piazza San Marco in Venice and Piazza Ferretto in Mestre, ready to set the two hearts of the city beating on one of the most important nights of the year. Once again, the New Year celebrations will culminate in a vast, communal kiss to send a message of love, peace and brotherhood to the world. This is the simple but profound gesture, that...
Written by (admin), Tuesday, December 7, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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Green heart of Italy, Umbria is a small italian region rich in charm and history, as well as a deep sense of spirituality: this is, in fact, the land of St. Francis and St. Claire, St. Benedict and St. Scholastica. Wonderful and picturesque medieval towns, some of which still surrounded by defensive walls, archaeological finds that testify the human presence inn these areas since the Prehistoric period, majestic cathedrals...
Written by (admin), Tuesday, November 30, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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From 4 to 13 February 2011 back to the Piazza Santa Croce Artisan Chocolate Fair Comes the 7th edition to the Artisan Chocolate Fair, a fair which over time has proven to compare favourably with the other trade shows, so that this year will double exhibitors and days. The ten days of programming for the 2011 allow the first Artisan Chocolate Fair to become the most important and whole review of chocolate masters Italian...
Written by (admin), Friday, November 26, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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From December 1st 2010, Alitalia company will ensure two daily flights to Milan Mlapensa (from monday to friday) and one daily flight to Rome-Fiumicino (from monday to sunday). For more info: www.aeroportosalerno.it
Written by (admin), Tuesday, November 9, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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Salvatore De Riso was awarded as "Best Pastry Chef of the Year", during the XVII Symposium of A.M.P.I. (Italian Academy of Master Pastry Chefs), on tuesday, November 9th 2010, at Villa Fenaroli in Brescia. This is a further recognition to the skill of the Master Pastry Chef of the Amalfi coast, whse success, over the years, was decreed both by his inventive genius and by his love for the typical and genuine products of...
Written by (admin), Tuesday, November 2, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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Countless small and charming medieval villages, protected by solid walls and perched along the sides of the hills, between the Appennine mountains, on one side, and the Adriatic coast, on the other. In addition to its cities of art and well-known seaside resorts, The Marches region, in fact, shows its own essence in these picturesque villages, where centuries-old gastronomic traditions and ancient crafts still survive....
Written by (admin), Thursday, October 14, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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Agnolo di Cosimo, known as Bronzino (1503-1572), was one of the greatest artists in the history of Italian painting. Court artist to Cosimo I de' Medici (1519-1574), his work embodied the sophistication of the Mannerist style. Bronzino. Artist and Poet at the Court of the Medici, on view at the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence from 24 September 2010 to 23 January 2011, will be the very first exhibition devoted to his painted...
Written by (admin), Wednesday, October 6, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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Emilia Romagna is a sincere, genuine and gorgeous region and these qualities characterise every aspects of daily life, from the passion for engines to that for good food, without forgetting the famous nightlife of the locations of the Adriatic coast. And why don't we talk about the valuable historical and artistic heritage of this region? The citis of art of the Emilia Romagna region stir our emotion and has its own kind...
Written by (admin), Sunday, October 3, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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New photos for the city of Ascoli Piceno Please, click here to see them: http://www.localidautore.com/paesi/ascoli-piceno-948.aspx
Written by (admin), Thursday, September 30, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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With a minimum charge of 60 euros, Nectar cardholders can win tickets to the newest film by Claudio Bisio "Benvenuti al Sud" (Welcome to the South) and participate to the final draw of a fantastic stay for 4 people on the Amalfi Coast (B&B treatment for 4 days/3 nights). For more info: http://www.benvenutialsudconauchan.it/
Written by (admin), Monday, September 27, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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from September 27th to October 15th The virtuoso violinist and conductor Uto Ughi, in an extraordinary act of generosity, gives a gift each year to his home town of Rome, with a series of free concerts. The series begins this week with Ughi himself performing with and conducting the Orchestra da Camera i Filarmonici di Roma at the Auditorium della Conciliazione, Monday, September 27. Continuing through October 12 at a...