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Interesting BBC article about the Sardinian pasta malloreddus

by mspont 4 hours ago

Ignore the odd title & the article gets more interesting in the 2d half, when author leaves NYC and goes to Sardinia

Trip Report: Emilia-Romagna/Piedmont/Milan

by JohnTalbotWannabe 2 months ago

We recently spent time in some of Northern Italy. Thank you to the many of you whose posts on this forum helped us i...


inlovewiththedusk commented 16 hours ago

Piemonte, Valle d'Aosta, Milano Trip Report 2017

by _emilie_ 3 days ago

As usual, we had another fantastic time eating our way around Italy thanks to some great tips from all the folks here...


jock commented 22 hours ago

A Week in Venice in Brrrr... December

by Ziggy41 30 days ago

Any good Ramen? ;) Havent been to Venice, nor pretty much Europe in December I dont think. How is Antiche Caram...


inlovewiththedusk commented 1 day ago

Rome - Il San Lorenzo for Christmas Eve

by Sam C 2 days ago

Will be in Rome right before Christmas and l am looking to do a Feast of the Seven Fishes dinner on Christmas Eve. An...


LABeam commented 1 day ago

A week in Lucca

by lisaonthecape 2 days ago

We just returned from a weeklong visit to Lucca. This was a somewhat different trip for us, in that we travelled for ...


lisaonthecape commented 1 day ago

Res via texting in Italy

by jen kalb 7 months ago

given the way cell phones have taken over the Italian phone market, I am curious whether anyone uses texting/SMS to m...

jen kalb commented 2 days ago

Quick visit to Rome

by lisaonthecape 4 days ago

We were in Rome very briefly, en route home from a week in Lucca, and finally made it to Retrobottega, where we had l...


lisaonthecape commented 2 days ago

Puntarelle alla Romana in Rome?

by prima 2 months ago

Anyone have a recommendation for a restaurant/trattoria that might serve this? Is puntarelle available in September? ...

prima commented 3 days ago

Catania restaurants? any suggestions?

by Jessie B 4 years ago

Do you have any recommendations for the best/most interesting restaurants in or near Catania? Thanks!

Steve R commented 3 days ago

Sicily on my Mind

by Ziggy41 2 years ago

Safe to say my one day spent in Taormina years ago didnt add much to my Sicily knowledge base. Considering now two w...

Steve R commented 4 days ago

Would you recommend Da Danilo and Flavio al Velavevodetto, in Rome?

by DebTraveler 14 days ago

Hi I am planning a trip to Italy that includes Rome and have been reading the relevant posts on this website. Two of ...


lisaonthecape commented 4 days ago

Piemonte 2017

by allende 4 months ago

We'll do it much differently this year. Here is a short recap after two and a half months here. I'll publish some po...


allende commented 6 days ago

2 Brief Stays in Rome

by Steve R 8 days ago

We returned yesterday from a 3 week Sicily stay & I probably won't get around to writing that up for awhile. However...


jangita commented 7 days ago

4 days in Florence - restaurant critique

by ekartash 8 days ago

We are off to Florence next week for 4 nights. We studied abroad there about 15 years ago and have been back a few t...

Multifoiled commented 7 days ago

Eating and drinking well in and around Senigallia, Marche

by vinoroma 6 months ago

Just came back from a last minute long weekend trip in Senigallia. We ate and drank exceptionally well, much better (...

vinoroma commented 8 days ago

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Piemonte over New Year? + mini Alba report

by coriana 11 days ago

Hello all, We are currently in Piedmont, having benefited from the many excellent posts on the site, and are lovi...

Antiche Carampane vs. Alla Frasca

by carolync321 27 days ago

Taking a quick overnight trip to Venice for my birthday early October and looking for a good seafood restaurant. ...


carolync321 commented 12 days ago

Ad Hoc, Hostaria da Pietro?

by masha 29 days ago

Any comments or experiences at either of these restaurants? Our concierge recommended and booked us for both for tom...

jen kalb commented 14 days ago

Da Vittorio Bergamo

by allende 2 years ago

A decent restaurant in Bergamo. That wasn’t enough, so now and in the past, Singapore, Kazakstan and Terme di Saturni...


allende commented 14 days ago