APPIA ANTICA TO JOIN UNESCO

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Italy's Ministry of Heritage and Cultural Activities (MIBAC) has requested that the Old Appian Way be listed among UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The ancient Roman road, built over 2,300 years ago, runs through four Italian regions, linking Rome with Brindisi on the Adriatic coast.

The

12 Nov 2015 More

TRUFFLE DELIGHTS AT SAN GIOVANNI D'ASSO

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Visitors who missed the first weekend of the annual truffle fair at San Giovanni d'Asso (Tuscany) can catch up on the busy programme of events during the second weekend - 14-15 November 2015.

09 Nov 2015 More

ITALY'S WILD BOAR HUNT

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The latest suggestion on how to control the booming wild boar population in rural Italy comes from Italian researcher Giovanna Massa, working at the UK Animal and Plant Health Agency. Contraceptives are to be introduced for a trial period into food supplies scattered round the Maremma National Park, Tuscany.

06 Nov 2015 More

ROME PREPARES FOR HOLY YEAR

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In expectation of millions of pilgrims attracted to Rome for Pope Francis' Extraordinary Holy Year of Mercy (due to begin on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception 8th December 2015) Rome is embarking on a last minute rush of preparations.


03 Nov 2015 More

EXPO ENDS IN TRIUMPH

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As the great six month-long EXPO MILANO 2015 festival draws to a close on the 31st October, organizers are rubbing their hands with glee. Despite initial gloomy predictions, the event has been an unqualified success, with ticket sales well exceeding the initial  target of 20 million (achieving over

460 million, according to latest figures )

 The exposition hosted over 2,000 events, 113 national days, some 50,000 business-to-business encounters and an infinite number of cookery exhibitions and food presentations.

 

31 Oct 2015 More

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