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FYI: Puglia!

  Puglia is a fascinating region to visit, from the Gargano Promontory to the Trulli fanciful world of Alberobello, where you can rent one of the odd, conical structures for your vacation. In the Gargano, visit the old cities of

A Classic-to-Quirky Cocktail Tour of Milan

” Evening drinks in Milan, Italy’s sleekest city, are more main event than prelude. A guide to four bars where the aperitivo includes stellar snacks, ambiance and a few surprises (Harvey Wallbanger, anyone?) By CHARLES PASSY AH, THE WORLD’S great

Zagat’s Top Italian Restaurants in Washington

Here is a short list of excellent Italian food establishments in Washington. Omitting Tosca illustrates that it is by no means a comprehensive listing. >Casa Luca 1099 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001 202-628-1099202-628-1099 | www.casalucadc.com Arguably the most

Italy’s Top Ten Golf Courses

“Italy has it all for a holiday destination, that’s why it’s surprising that it’s not one of the most popular golf destinations in Europe. Swide.com reveals some hidden gems. Royal Golf and Country Club A host to the Italian Open

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15 of Italy’s Best Beaches by Travel & Leisure

Italy’s extra-ordinary coastline added by the islands of Sardinia and Sicily afford sun-worshippers a phenomenal range of beaches. Thanks to Travel & Leisure, here in no particular order are 15 of the best of Italy’s beaches: Acquafredda di Maratea Beach,

A Week in Sicilia designed by Frommer’s

Designed to let you see the highlights of the island on a very tight schedule, this itinerary touches upon the classical vestiges of Sicily, yet allows for some outdoor fun and relaxation: The splendid temples and ruins that outnumber those

Il Sereno – new Lago di Como Luxury Hotel

Il Sereno is latest addition to rather limited number of hotels that meet five star standard on Lake Como. Long the dominant players –Villa d’este and Bellagio’s Villa Serbelloni owned the luxe market. (Recently the Hotel Grand Tremezzo joined the

Using an Italian SIM Card When in Italy

“Using your cellphone abroad can be painful. Expensive calls and extortionate data roaming charges mean that many people turn off their mobile data altogether to avoid a nasty bill when they get home. And although some networks offer temporary international

Sailing Bella Italia…

A&B offers unique, over-the-top adventure touring. Sailing thru the Mediterrenean is just one offering… Sardinia – The Costa Smeralda is a yachting hub well-known for its beauty and glamour, but Sardinia also features nearly deserted beaches, secluded inlets and tiny

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