3 (unmissable) staircases towards the sea

#cinqueterredoiner, Gulf of Poets, Liguria, Trekking, , Leave a comment

Do you like trekking? Do you love uncrowded beaches? Do you love crystal clear water? Here are three ideas to satisfy your desires The Ligurian coast of the Cinque Terre is not only characterized by five marvelous villages that stand out over the sea, but, for the more adventurous, it also hides wild beaches, challenging […]

View Post

An invitation to Casale, following the smell of the Krumiri Buiscuits

#monferratodoiner, Eat Local, Highlights, Miscellaneous, Monferrato, , , Leave a comment

Let’s visit Casale, my town, following the smell of the Krumiri buiscuits. Many know it for an old advertisement for the famous biscuits (not the original ones, however), others because a relative has provided military service here but this quiet town that looks at the Po river and has a shawl of hills, in the […]

View Post

Natural beauty, legends and stories in the emerald waters of the Cecina Valley

#volterradoiner, Highlights, Tuscany, Leave a comment

Durante l’estate si desta l’interesse per i fiumi balneabili, un’alternativa al mare, non un ripiego ma la scelta di immergersi lungo corsi d’acqua di particolare bellezza, con acque cristalline e magari una tranquillità più difficile da trovare lungo le spiagge. Il Masso delle Fanciulle ed il Masso degli Specchi sono due punti lungo il corso […]

View Post

Upper Monferrato: a Sunday drive in Val Bormida

#monferratodoiner, Highlights, Monferrato, , , Leave a comment

Join me for a Sunday drive, I want to show you a ring route, usually a must for mountain bikers, among wooded hills, vineyards, hazel groves, enchanting landscapes, history, and taste. The starting point is Acqui Terme, from which we go up the course of the Bormida to Bistagno, where the two branches of the […]

View Post

Meet me In Monferrato: Art and Wine at the Art Park La Court

#monferratodoiner, Eat Local, Highlights, Monferrato, , , Leave a comment

In Monferrato the vineyards are part of the landscape and of everyone’s life. Immersed in the colors of the vineyard, a natural museum creates art and events among the rows of Barbera grapes. Every one in Monferrato has at least a grandfather, an uncle, some relative who had a vineyard, small or large, for work […]

View Post

The revolutionary Cinque Terre Railway

#doiners, Leave a comment

The railway that today takes us to the villages and beaches of The Cinque Terre was a revolutionary construction project, that requested a refined technology for the time. It is one of the most charming railway stretches in the world, the one connecting the five villages of the Cinque Terre. The villages used to be almost completely isolated […]

View Post

Is the Cinque Terre Via Dell’Amore open? Romantic Routes in the Cinque Terre area

#doiners, Cinque Terre, Highlights, Liguria, , Leave a comment

After a few years since a devastating flood destroyed the Cinque Terre Via Dell’Amore, it’s still complicated, like it happens in romantic relationships. The signs announcing its presence can mislead, letting you hope the Cinque Terre Via dell’Amore is open again, while as for today it has not been re-opened. For the moment, a competition […]

View Post

Frecce Tricolore 2 June 2020, the embrace of the flag

#doiners, Highlights, What's Up & Exhibitions, , Leave a comment

On the occasion of the Italian Republic Day, the legendary Frecce Tricolore will fly over the Italian regional capitals with their spectacular crossing in white, red green of the sky. A wish, a message of solidarity and an ideal embrace in the flag by the National Acrobatic Patrol. Between the 25th and 29th of May […]

View Post

Virtual Museums in Italy #part2: Contemporary Art

#italydoiner, Highlights, Miscellaneous, What's Up & Exhibitions, , Leave a comment

Mini-guide on contemporary art, collection of all museums, galleries and foundations that can be visited virtually. From Rome to Florence, Venice, Turin, Milan, Bologna, Modena via Vicenza, Prato and Bolzano. Against COVID-19, #stayhome but #beactive and #sharethebeauty! In our previous story, we traveled around Italy, comfortably seated in an armchair, discovering the wonders of Italian […]

View Post

Guide to the Italian Virtual Museums Part #1: Classic Art and Ancient History

#doiners, #italydoiner, Highlights, What's Up & Exhibitions, One comment so far

At the time of Coronavirus, we need beauty, and Italy has plenty if it. Most is in its museums, that opn their virtual doors with social media and websites to dreamers.

View Post

On this website we use first or third-party tools that store small files (cookie) on your device. Cookies are normally used to allow the site to run properly (technical cookies), to generate navigation usage reports (statistics cookies) and to suitable advertise our services/products (profiling cookies).
Enabling these cookies, you help us to offer you a better experience. Cookie policy