How many art museums does Italy have? The exact number is hard to say; in fact, considering the sheer number of museums in the Bel Paese, to tour them all would be an overwhelming challenge. Carefully choosing which museums to visit and booking them before you go will enrich your Italian experienc... Read more...
31 July, 2014
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Take a sip of the genuine taste and aroma of Italy with a brief video essay on a hot topic about Italian society, travel, or culture.
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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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Eat The Italian Way
Not Look Like a Tourist
Not Speak Like a Tourist
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!
Ristorante Bilacus
Restaurant
salita Serbelloni, 30/32, Bellagio; Tel.: 031-950480 031-950480
At Ristorante Bilacus you will find unpretentious pasta dishes and fresh fish at reasonable prices, as well as have the opportunity to dine on an ivy-covered patio (weather permitting). House specialties include ravioli alla Montanara, stuffed trout and lavarello alla Beatrice (lake fish in a special sauce). Reservations recommended for dinner.

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St. Regis Grand Hotel Bar
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Via Vittorio Emanuele Orlando, 3, Rome; Tel.: 06-47092740
The opulent 5-star hotel does a tea worthy of the Ritz in London, with silver samovars, piano music, Italian patisserie, finger sandwiches and petit fours. Be sure to reserve.

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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..."