Elba is home to a whopping 150 beaches
Located just six miles off the coast of mainland Tuscany, Elba is the third largest island in Italy, following Sicily and Sardinia. It is one of seven islands that are part of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park, an extraordinary area of Italy known for its dramatic mountains and colorful seas, hom... Read more...
30 June, 2014
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Don't plan to drive in Naples. Road rules are different from what you're used to, and despite being incomprehensible to most outsiders, they keep the city going. You'd be the wrench thrown in the perfectly oiled wheel! No right turn on red anywhere in Italy!

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Best restaurants, food markets, shops, hidden gems and much more!
Amfora Mediterranean Grill and Pasta
Obala Stjepana Radica 26, Dubrovnik; Tel.: (020) 419 419
Amfora is located a short drive from the Pile Gate, in Gruz Port. As the restaurant itself states, they serve 'Dalmatian inspired creative fish, steaks and homemade pasta accompanied with great wines in a excuisite ambiance'. Sea bass encrusted in vegetables, homemade pasta with prawns, and King's risotto are some of the highlights from their menu. A lovely outdoor terrace is a great place to eat in the summer and the exceptional waitstaff is always ready to recommend a bottle of great Croatian wine to accompany the meal.

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Klainguti Caffe'
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Piazza Soziglia, 98-100R, Genoa; Tel.: 010-8602628
Genoa's most famous bar and pastry shop was found by a Swiss baker in 1828. They are proud to display the note from Giuseppe Verdi who praised the sweet brioche filled with hazelnut cream called the Falstaff saying "Your Falstaff is better than mine!" Try the handmade gelato in interesting flavors like violet or rose.

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LIBRIVIVI: An Italian literary revolution: the audiobook, becomes the "audiomovie". List all books...

LibriVivi are cutting-edge audiobooks that bring the greatest works of literature to life by means of new, emotionally engaging techniques that transform the book into a veritable "movie."

Living Comics System:
Italian Genius in Digital Art
Digital animation enters the world of comic books. Experience the first release "Sulphur & Dana" depicting the triumph of love over prejudice, discrimination and mistrust.

Introducing Whaiwhai:
New Touring Experience
The New York Times calls Whaiwhai "a high-tech Italian game that is part 'Amazing Race' and part treasure hunt, with a bit of DaVinci Code-style storytelling..."