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Your Guide to (re-)discovering Italy Bit by Bite
Your Guide to (re-)discovering Italy Bit by Bite

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Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas and Happy Holidays!! 🎄🎄🎄🎉🎁☃️🎿Let us know where you are logging in from today! 🙂
#buonnatale #buonefeste #natale #merrychristmas #happyholidays #italy #italia
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I recently had the honor to meet and interview Armando Marinelli, whose family founded the world's oldest continuously family-owned manufacturing company about 1,000 years ago!. Truly an inspiring family and business story!
…closely related to the history of a city, a people and a region. #agnone #molise #italia #italy #bells #bellfoundry #bronzecasting #tradition #ancientcrafts
Read more: Agnone, home to the world's oldest family-owned manufacturing company
http://slowitaly.yourguidetoitaly.com/2017/12/agnone-bell-foundry-marinelli/
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Today is Santa Lucia's day. While the modern day celebration of Santa Lucia (Saint Lucy’s Day) on December 13 is generally associated with Sweden and Norway, it is also observed in some parts of Italy, where it is actually a very ancient tradition dating back to 1337.
Read more about why and where Santa Lucia is celebrated in Italy:
http://slowitaly.yourguidetoitaly.com/santa-lucia-celebration-in-italy/ #saintlucy #santalucia #italy #sicila #siracusa
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The history of the Sacred Grove of Bomarzo, more commonly known as the Park of the Monsters, starts like a romantic and melancholic tale that could have been the inspiration for the 1740 novel Beauty and the Beast, originally written by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve .

Once upon a time, an Italian Renaissance prince, passionately in love with his wife, decided to have a marvelous garden built in her honor. Read more:
http://slowitaly.yourguidetoitaly.com/2013/02/park-of-monsters-of-bomarzo/
The Mysterious Park of Monsters of Bomarzo
The Mysterious Park of Monsters of Bomarzo
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Just in time for Halloween... Top 8 most amazing cemeteries of Italy!
Find out what #JoyDivision #Evanescence and a Finnish symphonic metal band have in common and how that is related to 19th century Italian #cemetery art.
http://slowitaly.yourguidetoitaly.com/2017/10/top-most-amazing-cemeteries-in-italy/ #Italy #italytravel #halloween #mystery #spooky #graveyard #sculpture
Top 8 most amazing cemeteries in Italy
Top 8 most amazing cemeteries in Italy
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Venice, the Serenissima, is also known as the “City of Bridges“. About 400 bridges connect the 117 small islands and cross the 150 canals of the city. Some of these bridges have been dubbed with the most unusual names, often linked to the history of famous, mysterious or lesser known practices and personages of Venice. http://bit.ly/1ftXP2d

#venice #venezia #italy #italia #veneto #travel #slowtravel #italyphotography
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15 Ghost towns in Italy (Abandoned villages in Italy)
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☼NEW BLOG POST☼: The miracle of Ponza: 15 reasons why you should visit this little island at least once in your life🐚

The perfect mix between slow and chic: unspoiled nature, crystal clear waters, excellent food, family-run hotels with stunning views, and a fisher men's island that is still authentic and true to its character.

The kind of place where you can still get a glimpse of authentic Italian hospitality and (slow) island living.

#ponza #italy #islandliving #slowtravel #slowitaly #italytravel #travel #italianislands
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