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August 6, 2015 / Places

Driving away from Trapani under a cloudless late spring sky, my rental Cinquecento and I began our four hour drive

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July 10, 2015 / Events

Only mozzafiato (literally, “cutting off, truncating your breath”; more visceral than the English, “breathless”) can describe your first site of

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August 11, 2015 / Food & Wine

(…cont’d from here.) …and Rocco, my “Sperlonga Virgil,” was right about Il Bistrot (and not only). After my first dinner

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August 3, 2015 / Art & Archaeology

Not much left after being taken over (and built up) by the Romans, after falling into disrepair around the fall

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August 12, 2015 / Local Interest

Dear friends, Today’s note is to say arrivederci now that the traditional Italian summer ferie (vacation/break) are upon us. Before

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