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Viewpoint: Orbetello, Tuscany

This 16th-century windmill is a striking but silent sentry in the tranquil Laguna di Orbetello, and just one spectacular sight in an area of breathtaking beauty and scenery… This lone windmill in Orbetello lagoon is an evocative reminder of earlier times, when Spanish military power presided over the territory. Orbetello, in the enchanting countryside of […]

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Friday Photos From Umbria ~ April 29th, 2016

Friday Photos From Umbria ~ April 29th, 2016

We returned to Umbria this past Monday, and although it feels great to be back “home,” until today it has been very chilly and windy. Our farmhouse is made of stone, and without being heated all winter, it was often cooler inside our house than it was outside. Thankfully we have a wood burning fireplace […] Continue reading

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Italian cleric ‘defrauded elderly out of £23m’

Italian tax police have arrested an Argentine monsignor they say was behind a Ponzi-type scheme swindling people out of 30 million euros ($34 million). Continue reading

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Mass tourism is jeopardising our city’s future which is under threat, Venetians tell UN

Campaigners urge Unesco to put the city on a danger list of world heritage sites amid concern over dwindling city population numbers Continue reading

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Hotel In Rome

Compare All The Budget Hotel IN Rome Romehas a depressingly huge number of dodgy cheap hotels; shabby dives with appalling customer service. To find a decent and economical place to stay you will need to choose carefully and read other … Continue reading

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Weekend Rome

Have A Weekend Break In Rome The weekends around the Easter are the busiest times in Rome as this city comes alive for the most crucial week in the calendar of Roman Catholics. The events start in St Peter’s Square … Continue reading

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Pompeii Italy

The Complications Of Finding A Good Capable Community Information For Pompeii You will also very likely encounter a fantastic sum of curanto (a hearty seafood stew) and arroz con pollo, which is a regular chicken and rice casserole. Be positive … Continue reading

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Venice

Venice Gondolas – Ten Things You Did Not Know Few tourists enjoying the romance of Venice, Italy, can resist a ride in a gondola. The gondolier and gondola have become, for millions of tourists, the very symbols of Venice. 1. … Continue reading

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Ferie I Italia

Name That Victorian Style Home! Many people think they know what they’re looking for when they want a “Victorian style” home. However, “Victorian” is a misnomer. It refers to a period of time, rather than a type of housing. The … Continue reading

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Italien

Fhre Italien Griechenland When you are back in France and heading for Metz, there is a pay motorway, the E25, which offers an uncomplicated route to Strasbourg. There are option routes which go by means of Nancy and the St.Die … Continue reading

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Vacaciones En Italia

Paradise Punta Cana Favorite Vacation Tips Bookings Sales Good Food And Destinations Impressive Recollections at Punta Cana Hotels Most of us just seem to be so caught up with work and the huzzle and buzzle of the city life that … Continue reading

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