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I Heart My City: Katie’s Rome

Buongiorno city-lovers! Welcome back to another Wednesday edition of <b>I Heart My City.</b> Today’s insider guide to <b>Rome</b> was sent to us by American expat and foodie Katie Parla, who writes about mouthwatering eats in Italy and beyond on her Parla Food blog. Discover Katie’s favorite places to eat, shop, …

I Heart My City: Katja’s Siena

Swiss expat <b>Katja Meier</b> arrived in Siena in 1999, fell in love with an olive grove, and never left. She lives with her Tuscan native husband and their two kids in Southern Tuscany, working as a health and life coach and organizing retreats for people from all over the world who are battling cancer …

Tuscany Cooking Classes, Schools & Courses:Learn to Cook Tuscan Dishes while in Tuscany,Italy

Would you like to take a cooking class during your time in Florence or Siena? Visit local markets, <b>learn how to make pasta</b> or eat a full course meal …

Palio in Siena: The Palio Horse Race in Siena, the Palio in Summer in Siena

It's not just a race, it's a passion<p>What is the Palio?<p>The Palio is the most important event in Siena, taking place on <b>July 2</b> and <b>August 16</b> every …

I Heart My City: Nicola’s Rome

<b>Nicola Ferlei-Brown</b> is a British travel writer based in Rome who’s passionate about getting the word out about where to eat, shop, and see all things divine in the city of Seven Hills. Here are a few of this art history aficionado’s favorite things about the place she’s proud to call home.<p><i>Follow</i> …

What’s new in Italy in 2014

Even when it’s hot, crowded, or on strike, Italy is lots of fun. More than any other Western European country, though, travelers to Italy need …

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The Stay List: Rome, Sweet Rome

For decades in Italy, “pensione” and “fashionable” didn’t belong in the same sentence. Small and family-run, without a concierge, room service, or sometimes even a working television, pensiones were seen as downright dowdy — especially in a style-conscious city like Rome.<p>But today, Italy’s …

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