Trekking in Abruzzo’s Majella National Park
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Trekking in Abruzzo’s Majella National Park

Pennapiedimonte, a mountain village in Abruzzo, occupies the eastern slope of the Majella National Park. On its summit lies the panoramic balcony called Balzolo from which numerous suggestive trails branch off. Some of which are complicated, ideal for those accustomed to mountain terrain, others less difficult ...

Pennapiedimonte, CH, Abruzzo
The Wine Road in Trentino: Events Happening Now
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The Wine Road in Trentino: Events Happening Now

What could be better than combining the natural landscape of Italy's Trentino region with its authentic flavors? Beginning this spring and throughout the summer, the Trentino Wine Road (Strada del Vino e dei Sapori del Trentino) has come up with a jam-packed calendar of events with ...

Trento, TN, Trentino-Alto Adige
The Iris Garden in Florence
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The Iris Garden in Florence

The symbol of Florence- the iris, il giglio, la fleur de lis- is blooming now at the Iris Garden (Giardino dell'Iris) in the heart of the Tuscan city. Witnessing the blooms is truly a wonder of Mother Nature. Under normal circumstances*, the gardens would be open between late April and ...

Giardino dell'Iris, Florence, FI, Tuscany
Porticello Sicily
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Porticello Sicily

"In cities without the sea ... I wonder where people go to regain their balance ... perhaps to the Moon ... (Banana Yoshimoto)" Porticello When I read this quote I realized that I've had a similar thought several times in my life. Living on the Sicilian coast, ...

Porticello, Palermo, PA, Sicily