Congratulations; pop the cork for Beth and Maja!
Fill the champagne flutes with good Italian spumante and raise them in a toast to Beth Rubin! Exactly 14 years today, Beth started working at Select Italy; hired on August 29th of 2000, she is now Manager of Custom Travel Planning & Sales and oversees three very busy sales agents in the company'... Read more...
29 August, 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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Tips for The Travelers:
Best restaurants, food markets, shops, hidden gems and much more!
Locanda da Lino
Via Lino Toffolin, 31, Nice; Tel.: 0438-82150
This charming country restaurant serves local recipes featuring handmade egg pasta, rich risottos, spit-roasted meats, free-range chickens, produce from the large vegetable garden on the property and field mushrooms prepared in many different ways. Every Thursday night there’s a special menu of fresh fish and seafood from the Adriatic Sea. The desserts are all homemade and the extensive wine list features over 500 labels, including a Prosecco and a Ricasecca (a well-structured red wine), both bottled under the Locanda da Lino label. There’s a shady garden for summertime dining and ten comfortable bedrooms if you wish to stay the night. A Select Italy favorite!

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Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Corso Matteotti, 7, Milan; Tel.: 02-76000540
A centrally-located cafe frequented mainly by lawyers and business types. Its 1930's decor (Murano glass chandeliers, salmon pink linens, polished wood fittings and a chocolate brown, quilted bar) is as classically chic as the clientele. Stop in for coffee, lunch or aperitifs, or to pick up a box of the cafe's famous chocolates, beautifully wrapped in cream fabric with turquoise velvet ribbons.

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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..."