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Marvellous Modena

Modena is an ancient Etruscan town more recently known for the famous cars made in or near the city…Ferrari, De Tomaso, Lamborghini, Pagani and Maserati are, or were located in Modena. 373 more words


An Italian Medieval Village Untouched by Modernity

Castell’ Arquato, Emilia-Romagna – ideal day getaway from Milan.

A hilltop wonder, you approach the town through a grand archway, looking up at the towers and spires that define the skyline. 407 more words


Modena: Home of Balsamic Vinegar [Video]

The Modena province, in Emilia Romagna, where we lived for many years is known as the Home of Balsamic Vinegar, and one of the places we most love returning to for visits!  368 more words

Life In Italy

Jewish Cemetery, Ferrara

When I knocked on the door of the Jewish Cemetery in Ferrara I didn’t really know what to expect. I’d read Giorgio Bassani’s novel ‘The Garden of the Finzi Contini’ from cover to cover – several times. 1,356 more words


A Magic Night of Clams!

Seafood festivals bring summer to life. The sand, the sea, the sunburn… The last Saturday in July the town of Cattolica struts their seafood stuff with their “ 238 more words


Terrifically Torta Tenerina - Chocolate Cake

Ciao Readers!

Being in the midst of a Sydney Winter – what does people take comfort in? … Well FOOD and specifically for me it’s cake – CHOCOLATE CAKE! 632 more words

FOOD Focused