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Source : thisismyitaly

Architecture & Urban Planning

#282 I miss Italian lakes - 4

In September 1918, after been injured while delivering cigarettes and chocolates to front line troops, a 19 year old american soldier

was given 10 day Convalesce-Pass and headed for Stresa. 106 more words

Italian Culture

A Traveller's Diary: Strolling around Portofino

Today’s Traveller’s Diary takes you to the charming little village of Portofino, located in the region of Liguria. The typical Italian architecture in colourful hues combined with the azure waters of the harbour creates yet another picturesque view. 219 more words


#275 I miss librerie - 3

Lecce, the jewel of Italian Baroque 


book store

but also enoteca,

AND Restaurant

Endless awesomeness.

(See also “I miss librerie – 1 – 2″ http://misshome.wordpress.com/2014/03/27/268-i-miss-librerie/

http://misshome.wordpress.com/2014/03/21/i-miss-librerie-2/ ‎ )

Italian Culture

#273 I miss Aprile

Aprile dolce dormire…

‘Sweet sleeping on April’

Spring comes, the sun shines, the air is warm, Nature wake up after winter sleep… what’s better than a nap in the Spring sun? 65 more words

Italian Culture

#268 I miss librerie - 1

One of the most false of many false cognates.

Libreria, not ‘library’, but ‘book  store’

Italian librerie have their peculiar charme.

This is the… 48 more words

Italian Culture

#267 I miss Italian creative scaramanzia - 8

Milano, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, at the center of the Galleria, in the ground there are four mosaics, representing the coats of arms of four cities: 94 more words

Italian Culture