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Alba: From Nothingness to Dreams, an international exhibition [Video gallery]

Places of interest, Events, Video | Friday 18 January

Dada and Surrealism from the Collection of the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen

69th Music festival of Sanremo coming up

69th Music festival of Sanremo coming up

Events | Thursday 17 January

24 artists competing from 5th to 9th February on the stage of the Ariston Theater of Sanremo. Two of these singers arrive from Sanremo Giovani (young artists).

The low-cost TGV of the French railway SNCF now also travels from Paris to Nice

The low-cost TGV of the French railway SNCF now also travels from Paris to Nice

Itineraries, Business, Events | Tuesday 15 January

The idea follows the principle of the cheap airlines: reduced service, but favorable prices.

Monet, Moreno garden Bordighera

Genoa: From Monet to Bacon: Masterpieces from the Johannesburg Art Gallery in Palazzo Ducale [Photo gallery]

Places of interest, Events, Gallery | Monday 14 January

Palazzo Ducale has the privilege of hosting important masterpieces from one of the most significant art museums of the African continent - The Johannesburg Art Gallery - offering the public the opportunity to discover a...


Recipe of the Week: Polenta with Conio beans and kale

Local products | Sunday 13 January

Polenta is an ancient staple Italian food spread across the entire country and particularly present in Northern Italy’s mountain areas.

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The drystone walls of Liguria challenge the great wall of China: a symbol of rural art declared immaterial heritage by Unesco

Places of interest, Itineraries, Local products | Friday 11 January

"It is the right recognition for a construction technique that has allowed, in many areas, not to give up agriculture and breeding, giving the possibility for man to harmonize his work as much as possible with the nature that...

The snow trains that drive from Ventimiglia to Limone Piemonte are back

The snow trains that drive from Ventimiglia to Limone Piemonte are back

Itineraries, Places of interest | Thursday 10 January

On weekends and holidays until 24th February.

Santo Stefano al Mare: the fascinating history of the "Torre degli Aregai", built by Giovanni Maria Caravisio

Santo Stefano al Mare: the fascinating history of the "Torre degli Aregai", built by Giovanni Maria Caravisio

Places of interest | Tuesday 08 January

The visual contact with the Gallinara tower allowed to communicate with the other towers in case of danger.

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87th Rallye Automobile Monte-Carlo (22-27 January 2019) [Video gallery]

Events, Video | Monday 07 January

Intensity fuelled!

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Joyful Epiphany!

Local products | Sunday 06 January

In case the Befana shouldn't have brought you enough sweets, here the recipe to make sweet "coal" by yourself.

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Fragrance expertise of Grasse listed as Unesco's cultural heritage [Video & photo gallery]

Local products, Places of interest, Gallery, Video, Business | Friday 04 January

The newly registered intangible cultural heritage of Pays de Grasse includes the cultivation of perfume plants, the knowledge and processing of natural materials, and the art of perfume composition


Befana: the unique Italian tradition of an old lady riding a broomstick on Epiphany's Eve

Events | Thursday 03 January

Befana's custom brings together a wide variety of intertwining traditions, Pagan and Christian, that overlap and affect each other.

A very happy new year!

A very happy new year!

Events | Tuesday 01 January

To put an end to something old, we have to start a thing new, wishing you with a joy-filled heart though the words here are few.

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Recipe of the week: Spungata

Local products | Sunday 30 December

The sweetest side of the Lunigiana. In the hills of Sarzana, a simple and genuine dessert awaits you.

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Monaco: the International Circus Festival [Video & photo gallery]

Events, Gallery, Video | Friday 28 December

Attracts some of the top international artists under the Fontvieille Big Top. They try to outdo each other in dexterity, agility and humour.

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Befana events in Piedmont

Events | Thursday 27 December

In Italy, the symbol of the Epiphany is the Befana, an old witch riding a broom instead of the Three Kings.

Have a wonderful Christmas!

Have a wonderful Christmas!

Events | Tuesday 25 December

From miles away, no matter how far we are, the warmth of Christmas will bring us closer together. May you have a wonderful holiday!


Recipe of the Week: Zabaione

Local products | Sunday 23 December

Zabaione can be savored alone in a cup or can accompany a delicious panettone!

Praise of the pimpinella (burnet) grass

Local products | Friday 21 December

In the western Liguria was once used against burns and sunburns.

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New Year's eves among the mountains of Cuneo's Province [Video gallery]

Events, Places of interest, Video | Thursday 20 December

For those who prefer to begin the year elsewhere than the more frothy places of the coast, here some examples.

Bordighera: End of the year programme

Events | Tuesday 18 December

The events will take place between the cultural center of the former Anglican church, the Palazzo del Parco, the historic center, the hamlets of Borghetto San Nicolò and Sasso, the marina and in the streets and squares of the...

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Magic Holidays end of the year in Côte d'Azur [Video gallery]

Events, Video | Monday 17 December

From December, the French Riviera twinkles with thousands of lights and pretty musical notes to celebrate with dignity the arrival of Santa Claus.

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Recipe of the week: Martine pears in red wine

Local products | Sunday 16 December

A classic of this season, is a tasty recipe revisited, perfect in these autumn evenings.

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Sanremo: returns on December 23rd the third edition of "Santa Claus races at Poggio"

Events | Friday 14 December

Non-competitive race and "family run".


Monaco: The Nutcracker by the Moscow ballet

Events, Video | Thursday 13 December

One of the most popular ballets in the world, the version of "The Nutcracker" created by the Moscow Grand Classics State Ballet is a colorful and magnificent masterpiece that celebrates music and authentic choreography, in the...

At Stupinigi, Christmas is Royal: the White Night and many other novelties

At Stupinigi, Christmas is Royal: the White Night and many other novelties

Events, Video | Tuesday 11 December

From 6 to 23 December a thousand initiatives, events and Christmas curiosities will animate for the third year, the magical Kermesse Christmas is Royal, in the enchanting Little Hunting Palace of Stupinigi, Nichelino just outside...

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Story of the panettone, the typical Italian Christmas cake

Local products | Monday 10 December

"Pani de latte and zuccaro" (bread od milk and sugar): everything starts from there, from the recipe that Cristoforo Messisbugo supplies in 1564 in his Libro Novo.


Recipe of the week: Martino’s chestnut bread

Local products | Sunday 09 December

Martino chestnut bread is a traditional bread, prepared with chestnut flour and enriched with walnuts. It is consumed in autumn and winter throughout the Italian Riviera mountains.

Cribs in province Savona worth seeing [Photo gallery]

Cribs in province Savona worth seeing [Photo gallery]

Events, Places of interest, Gallery | Friday 07 December

One of the attractions of this period are the cribs that are set up in parishes, convents but also in private facilities. Some have now become a tradition and every year attract hundreds of visitors.

In January 2019 the CMP Urban Trail Imperia will return: "green" and "de-seasonalization" passphrase

In January 2019 the CMP Urban Trail Imperia will return: "green" and "de-seasonalization" passphrase

Events | Thursday 06 December

All the details about this awaited appointment.

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Valle Maira: the way of the Acciugai (anchovies peddlers)

Places of interest, Itineraries | Tuesday 04 December

Wherever there was a fair or a market there was always a Valligiano willing to trade his things: cotton drapes, drapes, knitwear, cheeses, shoes, irons and, of course, anchovies.

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At the Musée Picasso in Antibes "Les Vacances de Monsieur Pablo / 1920 - 1946" is the superb exhibition until 13 January

Places of interest, Events | Monday 03 December

The exhibition, which includes about one hundred works created in Antibes Juan-les-Pins, places in a new light those that were eminently studious vacations.

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Recipe of the week: Pumpkin cake

Local products | Sunday 02 December

The delights of the pumpkin are many ... It also grows in poor soils and is of unparalleled generosity.

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Italian gin to conquer Berlin at BCB 2018

Business, Local products, Video | Friday 30 November

Italy has been the guest of honor country at the 2018 edition of Bar Convent Berlin, the most accredited European trade fair dedicated to the bar sector.

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The Provençal Santons [Photo gallery]

Local products, Gallery | Thursday 29 November

Advent ist arriving, time for cribs, an Italian tradition also present in south France

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Genoa: until March 19th 2019 Palazzo Ducale hosts "Paganini Rockstar" [Video]

Places of interest, Events, Video | Tuesday 27 November

An exhibition dedicated to Niccolò Paganini, the great Genoese violinist who has deeply revolutionized the music of his time.

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"100% Italy. Hundred Years of Masterpieces ", the great exhibition in Turin

Events, Places of interest | Monday 26 November

Since November, the Ettore Fico Museum, MEF Outside, Palazzo Barolo and the Mastio della Cittadella in Turin host this great exhibition dedicated to the last hundred years of Italian art, from the beginning of the twentieth...

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Recipe of the week: Panarellina cake

Local products | Sunday 25 November

Panarellina cake is simple and quick to prepare, really perfect, soft and fragrant that has a great particularity, you have to bake AT COLD OVEN. In Genoa it is a classic to buy for children's birthday.

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Alassio -Laigueglia: A Paradise for Mountain Bike Fans

Itineraries, Places of interest | Friday 23 November

The "Sun Bay" offers a total of 80 km of magnificent trails of varying difficulty.

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Chagall: "Colour and magic ": fairy tales and poetry on show in Asti [Video & photo gallery]

Places of interest, Gallery, Video | Thursday 22 November

Till February 3rd, 2019, arrived in the city of Asti the exhibition "Chagall, colour and magic" which presents the elegant and utopian world of the Belarusian artist.

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