Exterior of the Pazzi Chapel at Santa Croce
An art lover from New York City was the first to give: his or her $200 donation launched the five-week Kickstarter campaign to help fund the restoration of the priceless Renaissance loggia of the Pazzi Chapel and now the countdown is on, with only 24 days left to become a part of history and inscrib... Read more...
25 November, 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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Trattoria ai Cacciatori

Fondamenta S. Caterina 24 , Venice; Tel.: 041-730118
Ai Cacciatori means "the hunters" and, in hunting season, that's what this old-style lagoon restaurant on the island of Mazzorbo is known for. Come here in autumn to feast on wild game and freshly-shot duck. Anatra (duck) is available by advance reservation only so call 1 day ahead to reserve one. Open at lunchtime only and far from the day trippers who crowd the center of Burano in search of lace and other souvenirs - habitual customers often arrive here by private boat!

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Il Bar del Cappuccino
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Via Arenula, 50, Rome; Tel.: 06-68806042
At this otherwise unremarkable cafe' on a busy street right in front of the tram stop, barman Luigi Santoro makes a great cappunccino; he and his fellow barmen are experts at turning frothy milk into tulips and hearts that makes drinking your morning coffee even more fun.

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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..."