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!
Don Alfonso 1890
Restaurant
Corso Sant'Agata, 11/13, Sant'Agata Sui Due Golfi; Tel.: 081-8780026
This is the only Michelin 3-star in southern Italy. Here family tradition is at the service of a brilliant cuisine, centered around vegetables and olive oil which are produced on the premises. Sublime dishes include ravioli with caciotta cheese, wild marjoram, barely heated chopped tomatoes and basil, or rolls of baby sirloin filled with raisins, pine nuts, parsley and garlic, atop a bed of wild endive - everything on the menu deserves mention! Built into rock, the cellar has a remarkable selection of the world's wines. Special tasting menus available; reservations essential.

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Caffe'-Pasticceria Pirona
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Largo Barriera Vecchia, 12 , Trieste; Tel.: 040-726211
Founded in 1900, this is one of Europe's great surviving literary caffes. James Joyce worked on Ulysses at one of the cafe' tables here, and you, too, can sip coffee and eat delicious Viennese pastries in this historic place.

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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..."