Venice – Carnevale and cicchetti
Where to get n'ombra de vin (wine in the shade) You won't find them in these pricy, so called “historic” places which are recommended in well known tourist guides! The Veneziani prefer these small, smelly places where only a light above the entrance indicates that there might be something.
Foodie map Bologna
Just a few years ago, Bologna wasn`t known at all outside of Italy. Tourists went [...]
Buone vacanze – summer in Italy
Ferragosto definitely marks the peak of the Italian summer. You know that Ferragosto comes up, [...]
New culinary hot spot in Bologna – Altro?
The street market in Bologna, “il mercato di mezzo”, gets good press since it looks [...]
Italian life style – fare una bella figura
“Bella figura” literally translates to “beautiful figure” — but it’s more idiomatic than that. The [...]
Tortellini fatti al mano – handmade Tortellini
The days are wintry grey and foggy now, even in Bologna, and even though the [...]
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