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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Magic masks of Venice
It is impossible to change fate. But there is a place on Earth where once a year you can CHANGE a lot - face, clothes, habits, desires, gender, age. From…

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Traditional italian drinks
An indispensable attribute of the Italian meal is wine. It is also used as an aperitif, served with the main dish, used as an independent dish with fruit or cheese…

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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

Italy. Middle Ages: 9 of the most spectacular events in August
In August, all of Italy seems to be returning to the past. Almost every city hosts knightly tournaments, theatrical performances, reconstructions of historical events, united by one theme - the…

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Unusual hotels of Italy
Undoubtedly, in Italy there are a huge number of upscale hotels that meet the needs of travelers. But what to do for those who are already fed up with relaxing…

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Milky Road, inexpensive!
Frankly speaking, Italy could have had everything smaller. Sicilian gelato and leaning tower. Michelangelo's David and Juventus Football Club. Haute Couture Week in Milan and the collapse of the Roman…

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Venice for children
Despite the fact that Venice has a very romantic image and lovers from all over the world tend to get here, couples with children do not lag behind them. Many…

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