White marble pinnacles soar atop the Milan Duomo
Everything seems different from way up here. The din of the traffic is stilled and the tourists look like busy ants, swarming through the piazza below. Climbing to the highest point in town provides a fresh perspective on Italy: that's why we've introduced two new services to take you right to the t... Read more...
29 January, 2015
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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!
Da Peppe
Restaurant
Via Spalti, 52, Trapani; Tel.: 0923-28246
This one-room restaurant is decorated with large murals and the blue-green color scheme reminds you of the sea. That's where most of the products on the menu come from: spaghetti with squid and squid ink, risotto paella (a Sicilian adaptation of the famous dish of Valencia) and a time-honored favorite, spaghetti rustica with swordfish, tuna, salmon, dried tomatoes, herbs and bread crumbs. Reservations recommended Friday and Saturday nights.

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Bar delle Fragole
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 7, Nemi; Tel.: 06-9368102
Stop in for some fresh gelato made with the the tiny, wild strawberries know as "Fragole di Nemi." The best time to visit is during the Strawberry Festival in early June but this picturesque little village overlooking an ancient volcanic lake known as the "Specchio di Diana" (Diana's Mirror) is charming any time of the year - it's an accessible (and relaxing) day trip from the chaos of Rome.

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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..."