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Everything You Need to Know About Rib Eye

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: This summer, forget the usual suspects -- rib eye is where it's …

How to Make Beer Can Chicken

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: It may look a little silly, but the flavor of this beer can chicken</i> …

Italy's lesser-known regions

Perhaps you have already seen the art and archaeology in Rome, the lemons on the Amalfi Coast and the winking mosaics of Venice’s San Marco. Maybe you just don’t like crowds, or busy streets or tourist menus; or perhaps you just want to see a different side of Italy, one that’s more intimate and …

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Visiting Rome? Insiders share tips | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — CNN Insider Guides are thoroughly checked for accuracy. Given the fluid nature of the travel industry, however, some listings may fall out of date before guides can be updated. The best practice is to confirm current information on official websites before making plans to visit any …

Locals Reveal The Best Things To Do In Rome

With a little help from our friends we've compiled a list of <b>30 unique activities for you to do in Rome</b>. But it's not just any old list - because we know that you don't need anyone to tell you what main sights and attractions to see in Rome.<p>You may have visited before and you've tried all the …

Rome Half Day Independent Suggested Itinerary

A visit to Italy is not complete without visiting Rome, the eternal city. Traveling to Rome from Florence is relatively easy and inexpensive by …

What to See and Do With 3 Days in Rome, Italy

01 of 05<p>Introduction and Recommended Hotels<p>Rome is a popular travel destination in Italy full of attractions. Today's Rome, <i>Roma</i>, is a vibrant and …

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Top Museums to Visit in Rome, Italy

01 of 05<p>This museum on the grounds of the beautiful Villa Borghese Park is known for its fine collection of classical sculptures, including Bernini’s …

Magnificent churches of Rome

Magnificent churches of Rome<p>Rome boasts over 900 churches, so seeing them all can be daunting. Each of these historic sites is beautiful and unique, so even if you're seeing just a few make sure to leave plenty of time to explore as you wander through the Eternal City.<p>http://www.foxnews.com/">Fox …

The Best Bars For Happy Hour In Rome

Italians and visitors alike love happy hour, known in Italy as <i>l'aperitivo</i>. After work, friends and colleagues often meet for a drink and a tapas-style snack before dinner. In Rome, the tradition is especially strong, and many cafés and bars include snacks in the price of a drink.<p>The classic Roman …

Top 10 free things to do in Rome

A stroll into Rome's industrial past<p>Until it closed in the late 1970s, the Mattatoio in the Testaccio district of Rome was the city's main slaughterhouse. Today, the complex is a jigsaw of different entities: a modern art gallery, a school of architecture, a music school, an organic supermarket. …

Advice on where to stay in Rome - Fodor's Travel Talk Forums

This may help. The Piazza Navona/Pantheon area is my fav.<p>Bob’s favorite ROME hotels---2014<p>All are located in the centro historical area of Rome and …

How to Tip at a Restaurant in Rome and other Dining Etiquette

Dining rules and customs can vary from country to country. Here's a local's guide to navigating a meal in Rome.<p>Dining rules and customs can vary from country to country. Here's a local's guide to navigating a meal in Rome.<p><b>How to get the check:</b> When you want the check simply say “il conto” to the …

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5 things to do when visiting Lake Como

On my most recent trip to Italy, I found myself on the stunning shores of Lake Como. Often overshadowed by its large celebrity following (featured …

Lazy lakeside frolicking: an insider's guide to Lake Como

Lake Como is so beautiful, so peaceful, so crammed full of great restaurants and swanky hotels, you could be fooled into thinking it’s the exclusive preserve of holidaying oligarchs and film stars (George Clooney owns a place there). But on numerous trips to visit relatives in the area, I’ve found …

How to do the Italian lakes on a budget

The money-saving checklist is looking a bit grim. You haven't booked early, and you don't want to leave it late. You have drawn a blank on the less obvious budget-airline routes (Ryanair to Bergamo, easyJet and Monarch to Verona, and so on). You can't visit in shoulder seasons – April and October …

Readers' tips: Top spots in Tuscany

Italy holidays,Tuscany holidays,Umbria holidays,Travel,City breaks,Family holidays,Short breaks,Food and drink,Food & drink<p>Stunning hilltop villages, breathtaking scenery, cultural highlights and hearty cuisine to die for: Been there readers share their Tuscany secrets<p>The 16th-century wall of this …

How to do Tuscany on a budget

Tuscany holidays,Italy holidays,Budget travel,Travel,City breaks,Short breaks,Europe holidays,Cultural trips,Family holidays,Florence holidays<p>Experience all the sights of Florence, Siena and the Chianti wine trail without breaking the bank<p>Tuscany has a pricey rep. You can spend hundreds on a hotel …

Tuscany,Italy,Europe,Beer,Bars and clubs,Travel,Food and drink,Food & drink,Life and style,Short breaks,Florence,Wine holidays<p>To celebrate the publication of the 2013 edition of Italy's beer guide, Donald Strachan hunts out alternative alcohol in the wine hills of Tuscany, where microbreweries are …

Tuscany Train Map With Towns and Transportation Guide

This Tuscany Rail Map shows most of the train lines between major cities in Tuscany, along with bus routes where needed to get to smaller cities that …

The Best 10 Places to Visit in Tuscany, Italy

01 of 10<p>Florence, in the heart of Tuscany, is one of Italy's top cities to visit. Florence is an important Renaissance architectural and art center …

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Tuscany Off the Beaten Path Away from Tourist Crowds

01 of 10<p>Pitigliano, in the southern Tuscany area called the Maremma, is perched dramatically on a tufa ridge. It's known as Little Jerusalem for its …

Top 10 affordable restaurants in rural Tuscany

Dining out in Tuscany's tourist centres can be a pricey business, but once you get into the rural areas you can find some of the region's delicious specialities at more affordable restaurants<p><b>• Do you know a great place to eat in Tuscany? Share your suggestions in the comments below</b><p>As long as you …