Martina, Maja, Malina, and Arianna outside of Sibenik
It was the part of my European visit that I was most looking forward to, after an intense week of winery visits in Franciacorta, Piedmont, and Rome. The flight was brief to say the least; it was the kind where as soon as you are allowed to turn your laptop on and work, the flight attendants tell you... Read more...
by Martina Zuccarello, 30 September, 2014
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HOW TO TRAVEL IN ITALY & NOT LOOK LIKE A CLUELESS TOURIST
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Get Around
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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Visiting a foreign country can feel overwhelming. Don't leave home before reading this essential information on traveling in Italy.

Tips for The Travelers:
Best restaurants, food markets, shops, hidden gems and much more!
L'Osteria del Caffe' Italiana
Restaurant
Via Isole delle Stinche, 11/13r, Florence; Tel.: 055-289368
Just what Florence needed - a place for everyone and it's open non-stop. You may choose from a large selection of wines by the glass or by the bottle. Plates of crostini, salami and other Tuscan sliced meats and cheeses are served all day and night, while during restaurant hours a full menu of Tuscan specialties is available. The ambience is great, so is the food and the service very professional. In nice weather book an outside table on the quiet, atmospheric Via della Vigna Vecchia.

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Al Bicerin
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Piazza della Consolata, 5, Turin; Tel.: 011-4369325
This historic cafe in the center of Turin opened its doors in 1763 and all the charm of the 18th century is retained in its decor of dark wood, mirrors and period lighting. Order a bicchierino (literally, "little glass"), an addictive mixture of chocolate, coffee and whipped cream served in a not-so-little glass. These same ingredients are used in the torta bicerin, a sinfully rich cake.

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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..."