Genoa Pre Quarter
Parallel to our elegant Balbi street, conceived as a triumphal entrance to the city for travelers - from the most beautiful station building, through the square with the monumental Columbus…

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Bergamo and Bologna
Bergamo is a city 40 km northeast of Milan at the foot of the Alps, the administrative center of the province of the same name. Conventionally, the city is divided…

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Tea and coffee. About normal and abnormal
The very first time in Italy, until I learned to speak Italian fluently, I was tormented by the question: "Do you have normal or hot tea?" I could speak tè…

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JOURNEY TO ITALY BY BUS

Traveling to Italy by bus undoubtedly makes sense, the journeys are not very large, you enjoy the views on the road, Tuscany is especially picturesque, there is the opportunity to stay in one of the roadside shops – they are very colorful and picturesque, and purchase a package of colorful pasta or spices that Italy is famous. Our path lay from north to south – from Milan to Rome.

General observations. In Italy, very modest hotels. Three stars is a very poor hotel, a bathroom combined with a floor drain, maybe even a shower over the toilet like on a ship. Do not take this into account the cost-effectiveness of the tour operator, a four-star hotel will jeopardize the economic feasibility of the event, and three stars almost everywhere in Italy are such a decent hotel in a small town, in Rome it will be located at the terminal metro station somewhere near the airport or overlooking the industrial zone. Continue reading

MURANO. VENETIAN GLASS

Those ladies who wear jewelry made by Murano craftsmen have a special grace in their figure: the feminine nature always feels when men like it. Murano glass jewelry brings “vivid revitalization and diversity” and perfectly complements the worn items of the ladies’ wardrobe.

The language does not turn to call Murano glass jewelry trinkets or jewelry: everything looks very bright and fresh and does not lose the richness of colors over time. These accessories bring joy. They delight women, and joyful women delight men with a gleam in their eyes and an involuntary smile.

Murano. Venetian glass

But it can be said the other way around: clothing complements accessories made from Murano glass. Continue reading

EXPO EXHIBITION IN MILAN – OVERVIEW

The Expo in Milan continues – thousands of crowds of visitors visiting the exhibition, not paying attention to the monstrous heat. Not the best effect adds high humidity, but it is not able to stop tens of thousands of people who come every day to the world food exhibition. Hours of people at the exhibition in such harsh climatic conditions is a huge problem, but the excellent organization of the whole event makes you forget about the heat.

Thousands of people are constantly moving from the modern Rho Fiera Expo metro station towards the exhibition center. The influx of visitors increases at 19-00, when a ticket for the last four-hour excursion before closing costs 5 euros – seven times less than a ticket for the whole day. In the evening, long lines line up at the entrance, but thanks to efficient organization, waiting time in the open-air queue is not Continue reading

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