The Christmas Market in Trento
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The Christmas Market in Trento

When I think about Christmas markets, my mind inevitably goes back to Trentino Alto Adige and its snow-capped mountains, chestnuts, and the warmth that only good hot chocolate can give you. The most renowned and biggest market in the region is in Trento!  Imagine yourself strolling through the city completely absorbed ...

Trento, Province of Trento, Trentino Alto Adige, Italy
Christmas Markets in Italy in 2021: the “Tyrolese Village” of Arezzo
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Christmas Markets in Italy in 2021: the “Tyrolese Village” of Arezzo

From the 20th of November to the 26th of December 2021, the biggest Christmas market in central Italy is back! The city's central Piazza Grande will be transformed into the "Tyrolese Village" of Arezzo. ©facebook.com/mercatinidinatalearezzo/ Numerous attractions and events will transform Arezzo into a Christmas wonderland for more than a ...

Piazza Grande, Arezzo, AR, Tuscany
Italian Christmas Desserts: Specialties from Abruzzo
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Italian Christmas Desserts: Specialties from Abruzzo

It's not Christmas in Italy without the famous pandoro and panettone desserts, but in Abruzzo, the real stars of Christmas are the sfogliatelle, caggionetti and bocconotti. All three of them are filled with grape jam and coated with powdered sugar.  Sfogliatelle not just Neapolitan Sfogliatelle, although commonly associated with Naples, are a ...

Teramo, TE, Abruzzo
Christmas Traditions in Agnone
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Christmas Traditions in Agnone

In the heart of the upper Molise region of central Italy lies the village of Agnone. With just over five thousand people, the tolling of the oldest bells in the world is the soundtrack to winter and ancestral traditions.  The village of Agnone is preparing to rekindle the 'Ndocciata, ...

Agnone, IS, Molise