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The Beginners Guide to Venice


Published in ItalyTravelandMore.com – Venice Venice is one of the most romantic cities in the world, not to mention a UNESCO world heritage site and if you are in Italy, you must visit it at least once in your lifetime, even if only for 24 hours. The worry that most people have is the crowds. The tiny alleyways and narrow roads do get…

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The Beginners Guide to Bologna


Published in ItalyTravelandMore.com – A guide for first time travelers to Bologna, Italy , sightseeing, food, shopping and more. When my cousin told me he’d be in Bologna for business, I jumped at the chance to get on a train and visit. I hadn’t been to Bologna for years and could hardly remember anything about it so, going back this…

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Overnight at the Star Hotels Excelsior (Bologna, Italy)


Business and Travel Hotel in Bologna -While visiting Bologna to compile The Beginners Guide to Bologna for ItalyTravelMore.com I stayed at the Starhotels Excelsior which is conveniently located across the street from the station and a 15 minute walk to the historical center. I had a very comfortable stay. They let me check-in early and at check-out I was able to leave my bags in storage…

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Sicily the Paradise Island of Gods, Grandeur and Glamour


Published in ItalyTravelandMore.com –  Tour Sicily by car or by train, travel  guide How to get the most out of your visit to Sicily! No matter what kind of traveler you are, Sicily has it all. Archaeology, tradition and glamour all found on this Italian paradise island. Sicily the Paradise Island of Gods, Grandeur and Glamour “To have seen Italy without having…

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The Secret Boardwalk of the Italian Riviera


Published in Huffington Post – A town with a secret Framura is a quiet town, happy to be Cinque Terra’s neighbor and not in the least envious of her limelight. The residents are kind and welcoming but they have been keeping a little secret; Cinque Terra, Italy is world renowned for its colorful houses built on the peak of rocky hillsides…

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Perfect Wedding Dress Shopping in Milan


Published in Milanostyle.com – How to find a wedding dress in Milan Wedding boutiques need special appointments, here’s how you can get an appointment at the most exclusive showrooms: The Excelsior Hotel Gallia, and celebrity stylist Melanie Payge,have teamed up to offer you the perfect wedding dress shopping experience. You and a friend will be pampered in a luxury suite and get…

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HAMBU HAMBURGER RESTAURANT (LECCO)


Published in Lakecomostyle.com – Lecco has hamburgers too. Great place for the family, a casual date or a good hearty burger. They pride themselves in being 100% Italian; using  local meats, artisanal beers and even the cola is a national brand. Good, quality meat and friendly service.Vegetarian choices are also available. Decorated with trendy, pseudo-urban-industry furnishings and vintage style sofas and cinema chairs. Prices…

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Framura, Liguria Weekend Getaway


Published in Milanostye.com – Sea, sun and fantastic food. We were looking for a place that would satisfy three criteria: A place that was off the beaten path where we wouldn’t run into swarms of people A place we could do some sport to jumpstart our Spring/Summer fitness routine A place we could eat well, yet healthily (and maybe splurge…

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Crotto Quartino – Piuro, Italy


Published in Lakecomostyle.com – Read about our day trip to Chiavenna and our gastronomic adventure at Crotto Quartino in the town of Piuro, up near the Swiss border.  We tried the specialty Pizzoccheri Chiavennaschi and visited an authentic Crotto wine cellar. TRADITIONAL TASTES AT CROTTO QUARTINO (PIURO)     Discovering Pizzoccheri Chiavennaschi in Valchievenna-Valtellina, Lombardy If you have read any…

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Video Promo for Milan


Promotional video for the city of Milan, Italy This video features photos of Milan’s most treasured monuments and sights. Duomo, The Canals – Il Naviglio, Castello Sforzesco, La Scala Opera House, Galleria Vittorio Emmauele, Cripta di San Giovanni in Conca, Shopping in the Golden Quadrilateral, The Milan Central Station and more…   Video produced by Celia Abernethy TravelPostRepeat.com See more videos on my…

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