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Advise for annual trip to Rome (Testaccio & NYE)

by AntonioA 1 month ago

We've been going on a long weekend trip to Rome to celebrate my birthday for the last 7 years and it's been great. Th...


DavidT commented 21 hours ago

Rome Trip Report (December 2016)

by shanshan 21 days ago

This is a trip report to the itinerary feedback post at (thanks to all for the help): http://www.chowhound.com/post/p...

mbfant commented 2 days ago

Memorial Tour Rome (Via Veneto & Parioli)

by sarahbeths 9 days ago

I have posted here before for my Rome trips. Once I posted for my mom, she had different parameters than I did. This ...


DavyTheFatBoy commented 3 days ago

La Cucina Italiana -- RIP

by jnwall 3 years ago

I am sorry to learn that the USA version of the magazine La Cucina Italiana has folded. The current issue -- January ...


pumpkin donut commented 3 days ago

Northern Italy Itinerary

by lavendula 4 days ago

Planning a trip to Northern Italy for this May and could use guidance with my itinerary. We fly into Milan on a red...

jen kalb commented 3 days ago

Rome & Florence Restaurant Recommendations

by TakeHumanBites 3 days ago

Hi, I'm planning a trip to Rome and Florence this April. I'd really appreciate recommendations for great, non-tourist...


TakeHumanBites commented 3 days ago

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Help planning a day trip from Florence

by Multifoiled 3 days ago

We're planning a trip to Italy for this April. We've been to Florence a number of times and even spent a week in Tusc...

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Food to go and other food shopping in Pisa

by Michaelspont 4 days ago

I had to return to Italy and landed in Pisa on my way elsewhere, and came across a nice gastronomia/tavola calda that...

Milan Navigli restaurant ideas

by grapefuldave 4 days ago

only in Milan on Sat and Sunday in Feb, would like to stick around there for dinner, Sunday seems to be a hard night ...


grapefuldave commented 4 days ago

Milan, Parma, Mantua - Restaurant Help, Please

by clembeauchamp 4 months ago

Hello again. Dinner itinerary and questions below. As always, I am tremendously grateful for any help from the boar...


lavendula commented 5 days ago

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Parma food tour

by lavendula 5 days ago

Anyone have a great tour that you can recommend for this May? There seems to be a bunch...I am drooling over thi...

Dinner in Milan near the Teatro alla Scalla

by lavendula 10 months ago

Our last evening in Italy of a 2 week trip will be spent in Milan. We will be seeing an Opera at the Teatro alla Sca...


lavendula commented 5 days ago

Puglia recommendations please!

by keithangus 12 days ago

Looking for great restaurants in Puglia please. Just great food and a good local atmosphere, nothing fancy and a sen...


arp29 commented 5 days ago

Culinary Tours and Cooking Classes in Florence

by ferrett1 7 days ago

We will be in Florence this April...I'm so excited, my first time in Italy and I'd love to hear recommendations for t...


ferrett1 commented 6 days ago

My Venice list, January 2017

by sidcundiff 2 months ago

I’ve been to most of the restaurants listed below in February 2014. Good restaurants often have a short shelf life, ...

sidcundiff commented 9 days ago

My Rome list: Jan/Feb 2017

by sidcundiff 2 months ago

I’ve been to most of the restaurants listed below, most back last April 2015. Good restaurants often have a short sh...

sidcundiff commented 9 days ago

Best town for foodie in Sicily and/or Sardinia

by rhi_bok 2 months ago

Hi all I am planning a trip to italy in June next year. Looking for good places to spend 4-7 days in and experience ...


rhi_bok commented 13 days ago

Lucca, inside the walls

by jangita 4 months ago

We are here for 2 weeks, in an apartment. Any suggestions for all price ranges would be welcome. Would really like ...


DDD commented 14 days ago

Brief trip report - Milan, Parma, Mantova, and environs

by clembeauchamp 3 months ago

I'm so grateful for all of the advice I get on this board and I hope I can repay the favor with a food report from ou...


Foodfantown commented 16 days ago