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By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, June 6th, 2014
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Echoes of Love

  Hannah Fielding talks about the inspiration for her new romantic novel, The Echoes of Love, which is set in the splendour of Venice… What made you fall in love with Venice? Its history, grandeur and beauty. More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 5th, 2014
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Fluent in 3 Months

Pronunciation or Intonation? Benny Lewis, author of Fluent in 3 Months (published by Collins) gives us his tips on understanding the ‘network’ of intonation in a language, with the help of a friendly Italian More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
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Fluent in 3 Months

Using Music to Learn Phrases Benny Lewis, author of Fluent in 3 Months (published by Collins) gives us a brief singing lesson to help remember key phrases in a new language. While learning words is certainly very More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
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Italian word for the week: farfalla

Farfalla (n.f) Butterfly. Farfalla is a strange word because, although it does derive directly from Latin, the way that it has morphed into modern Italian is unusual. The Latin, ‘papilio’, has become More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
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Fluent in 3 Months

The Missing Ingredient: Passion Benny Lewis, author of Fluent in 3 Months (published by Collins) tells us about what made him passionate about learning a language, and how this can help you to find what really More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, May 18th, 2014
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Liguria’s Camogli – paradise on the Italian Riviera

Hannah Bellis visits Camogli in Liguria and explores a colourful beach front paradise that is perhaps not so undiscovered as she thinks   In May I visited Liguria for the very first time. I was expecting water More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, February 13th, 2014
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Award wins for Italia magazine

Italia magazine is delighted to have had won two different awards at the Italian National Tourist Board awards evening. The event was celebrating journalism and guide books covering Italy that were published throughout More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Saturday, January 11th, 2014
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Italian Life: Drinking Culture

Sebastian Cresswell-Turner looks British drinking habits compared to the Italians, and why the Brit pub culture can never quite translate across the water…   Alcohol As a general rule, the Italians disapprove More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, October 25th, 2013
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The 2013 Masi Prize

Each autumn for the past 32 years, Masi, one of the largest and most prestigious vineyards of the Valpolicella area and pioneer of Amarone, has awarded prizes to high profile figures from the Veneto region and around More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, October 7th, 2013
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Carluccio’s Italian food review

We’ve gathered together our favourite Carluccio’s Italian food treats in a handy review guide to help you decide what to add to your Italian shopping basket Carluccio’s Torcetti www.carluccios.com Price More...