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When we announced the launch of our Russian-language website in the April 2013 issue of Il Postino newsletter, readers were asked to raise a glass of vodka in a toast to our hoped-for success. Now, almost two years after Select Italy Russia went live, we can measure in hard numbers and heartfelt cli... Read more...
27 February, 2015
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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.

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Best restaurants, food markets, shops, hidden gems and much more!
Osteria Margutta
Via Margutta, 82, Rome; Tel.: 06-3231025
Osteria Margutta is a a whiff of NYC's Greenwich Village in the center of Rome. Located on a quiet street right by the Spanish Steps, the interior is decorated with dark wood and mirrors while classic jazz plays on the sound system. There are also a few outside tables on the street for fine weather dining. Try the rich and tasty tortellini with walnuts and pumpkin or the grigliata mista, a seafood mixed grill including prawns, monkfish and squid.

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Caffe' Wunderbar
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Piazza IX Aprile, 7, Taormina; Tel.: 0942-625302
Follow the example of Winston Churchill, Rudolf Nureyev, Tennessee Williams and Rod Stewart, and sip your aperitif at the Wunderbar. They also serve a variety of ice creams and granite (crushed-ice drinks). Wunderbar's location in a panoramic piazza offering stunning vistas of Mt. Etna and the sea which can't be beat!

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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..."