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Bergamo: Lombardy's hidden jewell

Bergamo Alta is a fascinating medieval town perched on a hill, surrounded by 16th-century cyclopic defensive walls. Its old city center hides real treasures, such as the piazza vecchia, the Duomo and the cappella Corleoni, an amazing renaissance master piece. 15 more words



We often get asked about some of the less familiar ingredients on our panini menu. One which many customers are unfamiliar with is taleggio, a delicious semi soft washed rind cows milk cheese from the North of Italy. 159 more words


Visiting Lake Como? Then, Bellagio Must Be On Your To-Do List

I’ve come to Lake Como for many times and I’ve always admired the gorgeous view around the lake. However, I feel that my journey to… 298 more words


Taino's powder keg

Taino’s powder keg, Italy

Taino’s powder keg, Italy

Taino’s powder keg, Italy

Taino’s powder keg, Italy

Taino’s powder keg, Italy

Taino’s powder keg, Italy

Taino’s powder keg, Italy… 35 more words


Monza: The Iron Crown and the Cathedral of Monza

After visiting the top highlights in Milan and the Lakes, make time to visit the hidden gems of Nothern Italy. One of the spots deserving a visit is Monza. 174 more words


Risotto alla Milanese from Milan, Italy

Finally a dish that I don’t have to find a translation for! Risotto is a common dish on the Australian family table and a personal favourite of a younger me. 267 more words

Italian Regions: Lombardy - Thinking About Milano Before the Expo

As I read all the articles about the big push to visit Milan for the Expo, I am reflecting on all the years I spent there and how often people overlooked not just Lombardy (Milan is the capital) but the wines from the region, the food and well, almost everything. 611 more words