Italy

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25 Hours Hotel, Florence

Rebecca Hall takes in the unique surroundings in the converted monastery hotel of 25 Hours Firenze in Florence. Spread the word about TripReporter because we are a very social bunch!

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Reggia di Caserta, Italy

Rupert Parker visits the largest royal palace in the world in Caserta, near Naples. Spread the word about TripReporter because we are a very social bunch!

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Hiking the Alta Via dei Monti Liguria, Italy

Rupert Parker dons his hiking boots and follows the Alta Via long-distance trail that crosses Liguria. Spread the word about TripReporter because we are a very social bunch!

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The Food and Wine of Siena, Tuscany

Around 100km due south of Florence, Siena is one of Italy’s best-preserved medieval cities and sits on three hills with the central piazza, known as Il Campo, at its heart. Spread the word about TripReporter because we are a very social bunch!

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Tuscany’s Island of Elba, Italy

This small island, just 28km long and 19km wide, is famous as the place where Napoleon spent one year in exile and you’re reminded of that at every turn. Spread the word about TripReporter because we are a very social bunch!

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A taste of Lake Garda

The first time I visited Lake Garda was as a teenager on a camping trip to Bardolino. The thin, crispy, perfectly seasoned pizza was a gastronomic revelation and during that family holiday, Italy grasped my heart and has held it ever since.

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