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The mountains everywhere around Lake Como are green green in October, the water of the Lake is clear and inviting, and parking — even turning around — is made easy by the almost non-existent tour buses.
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The Italians celebrate Easter the right way – by shutting down their businesses, shutting off their cell phones, and savoring wonderful food and even better company.
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The destinations in Italy that serve up a most civilized beach experience.
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During La Novena, Italy’s outdoor markets swarm with holiday shoppers buying cheeses, Christmas breads called Panettone, nougat candy called Torrone, and warm chestnuts or castagne.
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Autumn in Italy is magical – and musical, especially along the Amalfi Coast, where the long-running Ravello Music Festival delights intimate crowds with moving performances beside breathtaking views until mid-November. It is a must-hear for all fall travelers.
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The delicate, smooth olive oil from this region of Tuscany draws foodies and non-fanatics alike for a spirited fall harvest made even better by favorable villa rates at Lucca’s Campitino.
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Perched atop Siena’s wine region, this entrancing medieval town hosts a fall culinary festival highly recommended for foodies and locavores and others with an appreciation for Italy’s fine culinary tradition.
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Travelers lucky enough to witness Tuscany’s uncharacteristic 2010 snow storms are reporting breathtaking beauty unlike anything they expected.
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Every season has something to offer travelers to Italy, but the spring has many treasures. Check out our top 5 reasons to visit Italy in the spring here.