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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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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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Useful Tourist Info...
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!
Pitorsino
Restaurant
via Aurelia Sud, km. 140, Orbetello; Tel.: 0564-682179
At the 140th kilometer of the via Aurelia in the direction of Rome is this pleasant seafood restaurant where local ingredients are presented in inventive ways. Try the cavatelli cime di rape e frutti di mare (cavatelli pasta with seafood and beet greens). The bread and the filled pastas like tortelli and tortellini are all made on the premises.

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Antico Caffe Spiannato
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Via Principe di Belmonte, 115, Palermo; Tel.: 091-7495104
Founded in 1860, this cafe is located on a quiet, pedestrian-only street in Palemo's most fashionable neighborhood. The outdoor terrace is a great place to people watch while enjoying a sweet treat; their pastries, cakes and meringues are justly famous. At lunchtime they serve a selection of piatti del giorno including fresh salads, grilled meats and succulent pastas while in the evenings the focus shifts from coffee to cocktails and live music entertains the nighttime crowd.

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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..."