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San Gimignano

From the series “The Last City-Fortresses Survived to This Day”
The wonderful Italian town San Gimignano is very popular among tourists of Tuscany towns. This town began to flourish in the medieval period. Since that time, it has stayed practically unchanged. San Gimignano in 1990 was included in a list of the world UNESCO heritage.

The first settlement has placed there in the third century BC. Hundreds of years this town was the centre of numerous battles. In the medieval times there appeared the robust fieldworks. Today we can see 14 beautiful medieval towers. Earlier there lived rich and well-known townsmen. According to the historical records, in the medieval time, there were about seventy towers. That means that eighty percent of all towers didn’t save till now.

Apart from the old buildings in the town were saved many old squares. One of the … Read all

Riva degli Schiavoni

From the series “The Most Beautiful Waterfronts and Embankments”
Venice embankments also adore people with their picturesque views. The central embankment of the city is Riva degli Schiavoni. It begins from the Ponte della Paglia bridge and sweeps out for 1 500 meters. Riva degli Schiavoni is also known as Slavyanskaya Embankment. This name was received thanks to the huge market, which was there in the 9th century. At this market slaves from the Slavonic world had been selling. Nowadays nothing remains about the rough foretime. At the main embankment of Venice, the most luxurious hotels and restaurants have placed.

The legendary Danieli Hotel is also placed here. It was opened in 1822 and works at present. As earlier, it adores people with its marvelous interior. Celebrities like to visit this hotel. Further to historical hotels and outstanding … Read all
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Cuisine and restaurants of Italy

Besides traditional dishes of Italian cuisine that are available in any city of the country, gourmets will find many interesting specialties in Rome. Carciofo Alla Romana is a very popular vegetable dish that contains artichokes boiled in a special marinade. The marinade is made of high-quality olive oil, water, and white wine. During the cooking process, the alcohol vaporizes from the marinade, leaving a distinct and unforgettable aroma of white wine. The unusual dish is available even in fine … Read more
In order to feel the true magnificence of the national cuisine, don’t forget to visit the main market in Florence - Mercato Centrale. It is a two-layer shopping complex, the first floor of which is the location of numerous shopping stalls with all kinds of goods. There are always seasonal fruit and vegetables, the most popular meat delicacies, and mouthwatering local cheese available for sale. Visitors will also find fresh baking, dozens of pasta types, spices, nuts, and popular desserts. … Read more
In Milano, travelers can try a special variety of risotto that is called “risotto alla Milanese”. Only special rice named Arborio is used in this dish. The dish always contains beef broth together with onion. The dish contains some very unusual ingredients, such as saffron that is responsible for the bright yellow color of the ready risotto and adds a unique aroma. It is not possible to find ”risotto alla Milanese” in any other Italian city. Fans of meat dishes have an opportunity to … Read more
Seafood, rice, and polenta remain the most popular components of the traditional Venetian cuisine. Local people cherish and follow old culinary traditions of the region. In Venetia, it is possible to try a special type of risotto, Risotto Nero. Unusual black-colored rice is used to cook this local specialty. The rice becomes black because of cuttlefish ink, so the ready dish has a very creative and exotic look. Traditional polenta is the most popular garnish to meat. Cream soups are one more … Read more
Rimini is a heart of gastronomy tourism concentrating a vast choice of restaurants, cozy cafés and stylish bars specializing in astonishing Italian cuisine. The best Italian restaurant of the city is the La Brasserie eating house. Every day hundreds of thankful regular customers come to enjoy original pizza and pasta. A rich menu of the restaurant offers a great choice of ethnic dishes. For example pizza addicts will discover more than a dozen of tasty treat varieties. The pizza house guests … Read more
Neapolitan cuisine is striking with its diversity. Locals cook dozens of interesting dishes of fish and seafood, bake wonderful pizza, and prepare salads with aromatic basil and fresh mozzarella from local farms. Small home restaurants are widespread in the city. Here you can try dishes prepared according to family recipes. A very interesting and popular local dish is Mozzarella in Carrozza - a special kind of mozzarella sandwich. Once it was prepared just to use mozzarella leftovers, but … Read more
The main feature of the local cuisine is an abundance of fine fish dishes. Chefs prepare culinary creations of seafood in every national cuisine restaurant, and visitors can taste some interesting creative treats. On the scenic coast there is the Bagni Delfino restaurant offering the most popular dishes of Italian, European and Mediterranean cuisine. The restaurant features special sauces that the chef prepares following original recipes; they are perfect complements to fine dining. Bagni … Read more
Connoisseurs of Italian cuisine are sure that you can taste special kinds of risotto in Turin restaurants. Local chefs cook this popular dish following interesting old recipes; they add a sophisticated mix of spices to rice. The pumpkin risotto with local cheeses is very popular. Many ingenious culinary discoveries are credited to Turin chefs, including the fragrant grissini bread appreciated by Napoleon Bonaparte. The city has its unique drink, bicerin; it is a coffee with milk, cream and … Read more

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