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Italy Attractions: Trattoria and Osteria

Italy Attractions: Trattoria and Osteria
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If one day somebody calculated how many tourists visit traditional Italian trattoria and osteria, I am sure the footfall would be on a par with the Colosseum, Uffizi Gallery and The Doge’s Palace. After all, food and wine are among top Italy attractions. A traditional trattoria is a simple, less formal than a restaurant, eatery […]

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Palio in Siena, the historical horse race of Siena

Palio in Siena, the historical horse race of Siena
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On the day of the Palio in  Siena is dressed up in its finest festival attire.  Each district displays its colorful banners and wood and sand is laid in the main piazza.   This already beautiful and historical city transforms itself day by day leading to the big event until one is truly transported back to […]

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Best Sicily Attractions

Best Sicily Attractions
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Sicily the largest Island in the Mediterranean and the largest region of Italy, is an amazing destination to include in an Italy Vacation package.   The best time to go to Sicily is anytime  because of its mild climate year round.  January is the coldest month where the temperatures can dip to 55 Fahrenheit.  July and […]

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Must See Attractions in Rome

Must See Attractions in Rome
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Founded more than 2,500 years ago, Rome is one of the oldest cities in Europe and is the capital of Italy. Thanks to the enormity of its archaeological, artistic, and cultural treasures, the city draws upwards of 10 million visitors each year, many of whom enjoy the splendour of the city through simple or luxury […]

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