John Tonsager

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Hotel Value for Frequent Guests

Google finally forced me to spend time learning to navigate their new Google Flights format after they ended access to the Classic Google Flights …

Flying

The Meaty, Leftovers-Filled Pasta Savored By Tuscan Cowboys

I had been living in a corner of southern Tuscany, in the Maremma, for a few months when I began noticing <i>pasta alla buttera</i> (translation: cowboy pasta) here and there—on countryside menus and at various sagre, outdoor food festivals that are especially good places to try regional dishes. I made a …

Italy

6 things everyone should eat when in Rome

The Woman Who’s Conquered Rome

Virginia Raggi may not be the Amal Clooney of Italy, but she’ll do. And now she’s set to be the mayor of the Eternal City. (In truth, not a job many …

Italy

3 Unexpected Ways to Use a Box of Cake Mix

Even if you haven't tasted it in years, one bite of boxed cake mix has a sweet way of churning up nostalgic feelings that leave a smile on your face. …

Dessert

The Roman Forum: A Practical Visitor’s Guide

There are few cities in the world that are as jam-packed with history as Rome. Walking through the city’s cobbled streets is an unforgettable …

Rome

Looted 'priceless' ancient treasures from Pompeii found in Swiss storage lock-up

Hundreds of priceless antiquities including fragments of fresco from Pompeii as well as terracotta pots, decorated vases, busts and bas-reliefs were …

One Day in Venice: Delicious!

Despite the entire city being a world heritage site, it can be difficult to get past the tourist traps like the souvenir stalls with thousands of …

Italy

Solo Travel Destination: Florence, Italy

Two Solo Travel Society members from two different countries share their impressions of Florence from their separate trips to Italy.The post Solo …

Solo Travel

Itinerary for Italy - Fodor's Travel Talk Forums

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Last minute trip to Italy in January - Fodor's Travel Talk Forums

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Trip Report A Walk in Tuscany, New Places to Discover, & A Life Time of memories - Fodor's Travel Talk Forums

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