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December 17, 2014 / Places

In 1968, an earthquake in the Belice Valley of western Sicily caused many devastated villages to relocate and start over.

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December 12, 2014 / Events

Throughout history, this hilltop town just south of Rome was infamous for being a den for brigands. The reason for

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December 16, 2014 / Food & Wine

I knew that George Clooney had great taste when I read that he ordered 2000 pasticciotti for his recent wedding

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December 11, 2014 / Art & Archaeology

In the small main piazza, stately fortified towers, soaring like stalwart guards, bear witness to Lucignano’s bellicose past.¬†For centuries contested

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December 18, 2014 / Local Interest

‘Tis the season when it seems that everywhere you turn in Italy there is a presepio (nativity scene). Whether they’re

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