How many art museums does Italy have? The exact number is hard to say; in fact, considering the sheer number of museums in the Bel Paese, to tour them all would be an overwhelming challenge. Carefully choosing which museums to visit and booking them before you go will enrich your Italian experienc... Read more...
31 July, 2014
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HOW TO TRAVEL IN ITALY & NOT LOOK LIKE A CLUELESS TOURIST
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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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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!
Ristorante Villa Maria
Restaurant
Via Santa Chiara, Ravello; Tel.: 089-857255
This 4-star villa-hotel is located in a quiet part of town and is reachable only on foot. The reason to come here if you're not a guest of the hotel is to dine on their vine-shaded terrace with its spectacular view of the Amalfi Coast. Opened in 1934 with grandma Orsola at the burners, today it's possible to savor regional recipes adapted to modern tastes; many of the vegetables and herbs used are organically grown in the hotel's terraced gardens.

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Caffe' di Rienzo
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Piazza della Rotonda, Rome; Tel.: 06-6869097
This is the best of the cafes that face the Pantheon. It's also one of the few with a full restaurant menu, where you can get a meal anytime of the day or night, and it sure beats the Golden Arches, which sits on the opposite side of the Piazza!

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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..."