Yummy Treats for Christmas in Venice

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For most Italians and especially Venetians, eating means family and family means homemade food, therefore Christmas and good, traditional homemade food must be enjoyed surrounded by loved ones. Christmas is an important and solemn feast in Venice. A very special day when, as tradition dictates in the Western world, every family, after religious customs, must […]

Thanksgiving in Rome

Luxury Thanksgiving Getaways 2016

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So, the Halloween candy’s gone. The costumes are in the attic.  Time for Turkey. Wait, What?  Yes, the time to getaway for Thanksgiving and we’ve selected some luxury Thanksgiving escapes that’ll make you want to ditch the apron and don the swimsuit. Rome – Si, si, a Roman holiday complete with all the turkey trimmings […]

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Top 5 Things to Do in Tuscany in the Fall

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Autumn is a lush, colorful time to visit Tuscany. The golds are warmer and the siennas are richer and the toasty goodness of a chestnuts and ribolitta fill your belly with a hearty warmth. So, here’s our top 5 things to do in Tuscany during autumn. 1. Mangia at your favorite winery: Many wineries in […]

The Magic of Capri’s Blue Grotto

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When the sun hangs high and yellow and the little white boats bob in the azure waters off the island of Capri, there’s no better time to escape into a dark cave with dozens of strangers.  Sounds absurd but that’s what happens every day as hundred of tourists flock to the romantic island’s Blue Grotto.  […]