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20 Things Everyone Should Do in Italy

When it comes to travel, I’m not one of those people who says stuff like, “You can’t visit Italy without seeing [fill in the blank].” I know that everyone’s “must-see” lists are going to be a little different depending on their personal preferences, and trying to impose my idea of […]


Italy Itinerary: The Perfect Two Weeks

NOTE TO READERS WHO ARE INDEPENDENT TRAVELERS: If you’d like to simply be pointed in the right direction but craft your own Italy itinerary, then I recommend looking at my article about how to create the perfect Italy itinerary – it’s precisely what I do when I’m making my own […]


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Naples Streets Full of Burning Garbage

Anyone traveling to Naples right now should be warned – the streets are full of garbage. While strikes are common in Italy, the garbage collectors have stopped taking away the garbage not because of a labor issue but because “they have nowhere to take it.” The Campania region has been […]


Italian News Snippets: 22 January 2007

There’s just too much news out there. Will they stop making news? Probably not. So, I’ll play catch-up here and let you investigate further on your own:   Search for Leonardo’s “lost fresco” – Da Vinci Code art sleuth and all – is back on, while the Mona Lisa’s burial […]