Elba is home to a whopping 150 beaches
Located just six miles off the coast of mainland Tuscany, Elba is the third largest island in Italy, following Sicily and Sardinia. It is one of seven islands that are part of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park, an extraordinary area of Italy known for its dramatic mountains and colorful seas, hom... Read more...
30 June, 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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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!
Ristorante La Lanterna
Restaurant
Via San Cesareo, 23, Sorrento; Tel.: 081-8781355
Sergio Tofani opened Ristorante La Lanterna in 1980 in a building sitting on top of the ruins of an ancient Roman thermal hot springs. In this historic spot he prepares both creative and traditional Neapolitan recipes using only genuine ingredients and fresh organic produce, much of it grown on his own farm. Dishes range from an ambitious black squid ink fettuccine with razor clams, little tomatoes from Mt. Vesuvius and basil to a classic pizza Margherita. There are sidewalk tables for fine-weather dining. Reservations recommended.

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Caffe' di Rienzo
Cafe/Sandwich Bar
Piazza della Rotonda, Rome; Tel.: 06-6869097
This is the best of the cafes that face the Pantheon. It's also one of the few with a full restaurant menu, where you can get a meal anytime of the day or night, and it sure beats the Golden Arches, which sits on the opposite side of the Piazza!

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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..."