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The Expeditioner’s “Music” Photo Contest Winner: Venice Violinist
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The Expeditioner’s “Music” Photo Contest Winner: Venice Violinist

Music is a perfect example of transcendental beauty ripe for a photography contest. Ask people why music is important and you’ll likely be greeted with some pretty outstanding responses: It’s my sanctuary, it cleanses my […]

A Walk In Verona [Video]
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A Walk In Verona [Video]

I dare you to find me a video that portrays a city in a more stunningly beautiful way than this one does of Verona, Italy. Shot by Roberto Mettifogo and uploaded to our Vimeo Travel […]

The Top 10 Most Visited Countries In The World [Infographic]
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The Top 10 Most Visited Countries In The World [Infographic]

According to the most recent statistics from the World Tourism Organization, the top 10 most visited countries in the world was unchanged in order from 2008, with France leading the way, welcoming 74.2 million international […]

Turin Steps Up As A Destination City
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Turin Steps Up As A Destination City

Earlier this month Turin, Italy, went off. The red carpet was rolled out for the Italian president, fireworks were lit, two museums opened, and a portion of new metro started rolling. All that was just […]

Rome By The Glass
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Rome By The Glass

By Jude Polotan Poor Giordano Bruno. Ten years before Galileo would take the same stance, this former Dominican friar had the temerity to assert that the sun and not the Earth was the center of […]

Q&A: An Irreverent Interview With David Farley
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Q&A: An Irreverent Interview With David Farley

David Farley’s Quest to Find the Carna Vera Sacra — The Foreskin of Christ By Luke Armstrong We travel for different reasons. The sun and sand. Adventure. To discover something new. To leave something old […]

Video: Yup, Venice Still Looking Amazing
Video: Yup, Venice Still Looking Amazing

Video: Yup, Venice Still Looking Amazing

Okay ladies, when’s the last time your man sent you a really nice text, let alone composed a visual poem for you, expressing his love using the timeless images of Venice to help express his […]

How You, Too, Can Get Invited To A Stranger’s House For A Meal In Italy
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How You, Too, Can Get Invited To A Stranger’s House For A Meal In Italy

Not content with the haute cusisine and celebrity chefs that permeate the dining scene in New York, the NYT’s Frugal Traveler, Matt Gross, headed off to Italy to barge in on some local families for […]

The Case For Tuscany In Winter
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The Case For Tuscany In Winter

On a recent return to Tuscany, Danielle Pergament of the NYT discovers things are a little different in the region come the dead of winter when the tour buses have gone home and the crowds […]

I’m Heading To Italy, Where Should I Go?
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I’m Heading To Italy, Where Should I Go?

Some friends of mine are planning a trip to Italy at the end of the summer, and they recently asked me, “Where should we go?”, which, if you think about it, is quite a loaded […]