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A Reading List for Italophiles

Not everyone can travel to Italy every year, or be in Italy whenever they want – so, for some, the next best thing is reading about Italy. Immersing oneself in a book about Italian culture or set in an Italian city can offer a delightful temporary escape – not to […]

Italy Roundtable: The Guide to Crafts in Italy (That You Really Need Before You Go Shopping)

This month, the Italy Blogging Roundtable topic is CRAFT. Naturally, that has me thinking about shopping in Italy. Italy is the kind of country that can turn even die-hard anti-shoppers into crazy people on a spending spree. There’s just so much shiny, pretty, sleek, historic, fashionable, artistic (etc etc, ad […]