Northern Italy
The north of Italy is the lapel of the Italian "boots", the country of the Alps, a paradise for skiers and the most international region of the country, bordering Slovenia,…

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Spa on the volcano
Life on the volcano is possible and even beautiful - if we are talking about Ischia Island. The DT correspondent talks about thermal waters and healing procedures, as well as…

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Great Italian Lakes
There are only four of them - Como, Garda, Iseo and Maggiore. Fantastic Four. If you look at the geographical map, then Como, Garda, Iseo and Maggiore will not be…

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Spa on the volcano

Life on the volcano is possible and even beautiful – if we are talking about Ischia Island. The DT correspondent talks about thermal waters and healing procedures, as well as about food, castles, nuns and wine of one of the most famous islands of the Mediterranean.

As you know, you need to get to Ischia by boat from Naples. And Naples is such a city that everyone, as if by agreement, is described as “colorful.” And they speak with restraint about him, because – what if the interlocutor there still liked it? There are no comrades for the taste and color, and for some, linen hung from the windows, tattered walls, streets littered with garbage, and homeless people sleeping near expensive hotels will surely seem like a colorful sight.

Is this what I am writing to? And besides, after a colorful Naples and a 40-minute trip on a speed boat, where some might get sick, you don’t expect much from Ischia. Will not vomit – and thank God! And Continue reading

Shopping in Milan

Milan has long been considered one of the centers of world fashion, and this title is well deserved. After all, there are much more stylish things sold here than in any other city, while the suburbs of Milan are full of various factories and outlets that offer good discounts all year round. Yes, and in ordinary stores in Milan, prices for products of well-known brands will be significantly lower than in Russia, let alone the sales season, when even an expensive branded item can be bought at 30-50-70% cheaper. In addition, when purchasing goods in Milan stores, you can be sure of their originality, there is no Chinese consumer goods here. Well, to make purchases among the historical monuments of the city is a double pleasure!

Opening hours of Milan stores

Most stores in Milan are open from 9-9: 30 to 19.30, lunch break from 13.00 to 15.30, but there is no Continue reading

“Tasty” museums

In Italy there is a huge variety of museums, among them there are those that are dedicated not to the masterpieces of architecture and art, but to ordinary food products. Food for Italians is not just filling the stomach with food, it is a whole ritual, enjoying the taste, traditions, discovering unique combinations of products that are grown in the country. In museums in Italy devoted to food, you can not only try a certain product, but also find out the history of its occurrence, the secrets of its preparation and even unknown facts about a seemingly familiar product.

National Museum of Pasta

Italy can not be imagined without pasta, therefore, in the center of Rome, the world’s only National Museum of Pasta was opened. In the 11 halls of the museum you can follow the whole process of turning Continue reading

Rimini and Fellini
In addition to sandy beaches, various shopping and interesting excursions, there is another reason to come to the small resort town of Rimini - this is the birthplace of the…

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Resorts Bibione and Lignano. Fresh look at holidays in Italy
Why do tourists choose Bibione and Lignano? - In the Italian resorts in the high season you will not meet anyone: from the ever-fussy Chinese to the gloomy Russians. There…

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How to see the Pope at work in Rome, and in Venice - to avoid large expenses and crowds of tourists
Italy is a blessed country for tourists, because it is beautiful in itself, and here you can easily do without guidebooks: just wander around the unfamiliar streets and get incomparable…

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"Italy is a delight"
From mid-September, the collection of white truffle begins in Alba - the legendary delicacy loved by all European monarchs. To join the hunt for the world's most expensive mushroom, as…

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