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What to do in Milan?

the city is full of assets and charm. European capital of fashion, city of gastronomy etc. It will take you more than a day to visit the essential. Italian art 1) Feast your eyes on The Last Supper. Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper in the church of Santa Maria della Grazie is without a doubt the g ...

06
Mar
2013

Turin: 3 good reasons to choose this destination

1- To discover a great cultural heritage Turin is first of all a destination with a magnificent cultural heritage. It stands out from other Italian cities because modernity rubs shoulders with a majestic historical heritage. Take time to enjoy breakfast at a historic downtown café like the Caff ...

15
Feb
2022

Alassio in Italy: 3 good reasons to choose this destination

t of season, outside the July-August period, you will have the beach almost to yourself. Copyright: Sœurettes06 2- To taste the charms of the Italian Riviera Alassio is one of the jewels of the Italian Riviera. But, unlike the French Riviera, this seaside resort is much more accessible i ...

15
June
2022

The commedia dell'arte: origins and characters

eatrical genre is characterized by stereotypical characters and slapstick situations. With the exception of love roles, all actors wear masks. The Italian expression 'commedia dell'arte' (which has been taken up in French) literally means 'theatre performed by people of art', that is, professiona ...

23
Feb
2011

Leonardo: 5 good reasons to watch the new France 2 series

o talented creators: Franck Spotnitz (X-Files) and Steve Thompson (Sherlock). This TV series is also a careful recreation of the era of the famous Italian genius. The sets, costumes and music have been given special care to plunge viewers right back into the 16th century. However, let us speci ...

07
Feb
2022

The Backpacker's Guide

d.com. In 2005, Le Routard became multilingual by offering practical conversation guides for travelers in pocket format in German, English, Spanish, Italian, but also in Chinese, Croatian, Arabic, Greek, Portuguese and Russian. It has also developed hundreds of derivative products on which the Rou ...

30
Mar
2007

The Colosseum: an emblematic monument of Rome

A colossal building At 50 meters high and with an original perimeter of over 500 meters, the Colosseum is well deserving of its name (Colosseo in Italian). Yet, in the 1st century AD, this amphitheatre was called 'Flavian amphitheatre', after the dynasty of emperors who had it built. It was not ...

08
Dec
2011

The Victoria Palazzo in Nice: a luxury senior residence

Victoria Palazzo Nice The apartments meet the latest standards and are fully furnished and air-conditioned. They each have a kitchen and a bathroom with Italian shower (fitted out to be accessible to all). But of course, nothing prevents you from bringing your personal touch to the decoration, ...

26
July
2017

The Rose Route: a romantic getaway in the Loiret

ssetoile) on June 24, 2017 at 2:28 PDT You will also discover a vegetable garden, an orchard as well as a collection of shrubs and perennials, an Italian garden and a Japanese garden! A Rosarium presents a collection of rosebushes labelled 'Collection Agréée CCVS' by the Conservatoire de ...

22
May
2019

Pasta carbonara: the real recipe without cream

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to prepare real pasta carbonara for 4 people: 500 g of number 5 spaghetti 4 eggs 250 g bacon or pancetta 75 g grated Parmesan or Grana Padano cheese salt and pepper Preparation 1- Brown the lardons in a hot frying pan. 2- Meanwhile, cook the ...

08
Sep
2021

The Pomodoro method or how to manage your time to be more productive

Why this name? Although its name may be confusing, the Pomodoro Method has nothing to do with tomatoes. It gets its name from the tomato-shaped kitchen machine that was used by the creator of this method, Francesco Cirillo. The latter developed this time management method in the 1980s when he ...

28
Sep
2021

Growing cabbage: what are the different varieties?

es and blistered-leaf savoy cabbages. You should also know that red cabbage is a type of cabbage with purplish foliage. 2- the cauliflower and its Italian variant the romanesco cabbage with conical florets so aesthetically pleasing 3- the broccoli which also comes to us from Italy 4- the Br ...

10
Nov
2021

Toys: the story box trend

it work... like magic! Ma Première Conteuse (sold in particular by Nature & Découvertes at about 80€) is the most suitable for babies from birth. The Italian brand Faba launched in France in October 2020 an audio storyteller that works with figurines. The stories, rhymes and songs are lau ...

14
Dec
2021

Candlemas: an easy recipe for homemade Nutella

or Candlemas or on toast for breakfast, this spread is very similar to Nutella. You will be amazed by its nutty taste, the only difference with the Italian brand being in the texture. With a non-professional blender, it is difficult to obtain a perfectly smooth spread. But this slight flaw ...

02
Feb
2022

Bruschetta with leek: an easy recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make leek bruschetta for 4 people: 4 leeks 2 tablespoons of olive oil 4 large slices of country bread 4 extra-fresh eggs 2 tablespoons of fresh cream 50 g grated cheese salt and pepper Preparation In this leek bruschetta recipe, the most t ...

11
Feb
2022

Pea pesto with mint: an easy recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make pea pesto with mint for 4 people: 100 g fresh peas, preferably a bunch of mint 1 clove of garlic 30 g pine nuts or blanched almonds half a teaspoon of fleur de sel 30 g grated parmesan cheese 2 tablespoons of olive oil salt and pepper ...

02
Mar
2022

Gran Paradiso National Park celebrates its 100th anniversary

from 800 m to 4061 m altitude at the summit of Gran Paradiso. This jewel box of preserved nature is not far from the border with France since this Italian national park adjoins the Vanoise National Park in Savoy. It should be noted, moreover, that these two parks are twinned and that the Italian ...

02
June
2022

The Routo : a GR to walk in the footsteps of the shepherds

Occitan. This great cross-border route is the one followed by shepherds and their sheep from the arid lands of the Crau plain to the pastures of the Italian Alps. By following this GR69, you will walk in the footsteps of the shepherds and be taken back to the time of the great transhumances. ...

08
June
2022