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Enjoy bike tours in Italy with ItaliaOutdoors Food and Wine

ItaliaOutdoors Food and Wine says there is nothing like an Italy bike tour to make for the vacation of a lifetime. “Bike trips in Italy encompass so many wonderful things,” said Kathy Bechtel, co-owner, biker, hiker and Culinary Director. “We stop and enjoy incredible food and wine along our journey and the scenery as well…

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FAO food price index broadly stable for third month in a row

4 December 2014, Rome – FAO’s monthly food price index was stable in November, as vegetable oil and grain prices inched up and offset ongoing declines in dairy prices. The Food Price Index averaged 192.6 points, marking the third consecutive month of stability. The Index now stands 13 points, 6.4 percent below its level in…

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FAO launches “pocketbook” on nutrition ahead of ICN2

17 November 2014, Rome – FAO has published a comprehensive pocketbook of nutrition-related data covering all regions of the world ahead of the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) taking place in Rome this week. Food and Nutrition in Numbers – a pocket-seized compendium dedicated to the state of nutrition worldwide— offers diverse data and…

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Il Bottaccio, Luxury Hotel in Tuscany Italy, to Host Russian Art Festival

Il Bottaccio, one of the most exclusive 5 star luxury hotels in Tuscany at Forte dei Marmi will be hosting the prestigious Russian Art Festival, an annual cultural event and tribute to the Great Russian composers Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, and Scriabin performed by famous Russian school musician graduates from the Moscow Conservatory. “We are delighted to…

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A Luxury Winter Break At il Bottaccio, Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany

Il Bottaccio, one of the most exclusive luxury hotels in Tuscany at Forte dei Marmi has published the availability of discounted rates for the upcoming winter holiday season: “We are pleased to publish discounted rates for a limited number of nights starting today, ending December 28th” said a spokesperson in the framework of the preparations…

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Il Bottaccio in Forte dei Marmi Celebrates 30 years of Excellence in Tuscany

Il Bottaccio, a World Class luxury hotel in Forte dei Marmi, Tuscany, has organized a special evening to celebrate its 30th year of business: “We are finalizing preparations for the big evening on August 10th” said a spokesperson for Il Bottaccio during the presentation of the event. “30 years in the luxury Hotel Business is…

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Country Hotel & Relais Laticastelli Launches “Small Weddings in Tuscany”

Rapolano Terme, 03-05-2013 – Laticastelli, ancient charming hamlet near Siena, award winning hotel in Tuscany with swimming pool, has announced limited availability for those seeking a wedding venue near siena for their wedding in Italy.

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Roaring 20’s New Year’s Eve Event at Bottaccio in Tuscany – Forte dei Marmi

Bottaccio has announced the last event for 2012: a new year’s eve costume party inspired by the roaring 1920’s. This unusual new years eve celebration will take place at Forte dei Marmi, famous jet-set location of Tuscany, home to many Italian and international celebrities.  “This year we have experimented with a number of formats to entertain our…

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Marchi Interior Designers Launch International Web Presence

MARCHI Srl will launch a renewed and improved website presence to increase and manage the growing interests of the international Clientele.  “MARCHI is a furniture designer in Italy operating in the Italian market for more than 40 years. We design, plan, and create innovative and customized interior design solutions for Cafés, Wine bars, Restaurants, Shops, Health Farms, Hotels,…

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Trenitalia – focus on Rome

Trenitalia, the national railway company in Italy, operates several types of trains which serves different cities and towns in the country. Travelling in Italy is all about experiencing its romance, history and culture. Some will prefer the fashion boutiques of Milan, or the romantic canals of Venice, whereas others will prefer exploring the antique vestiges…

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    Aspen the mountain pup and his love for 66°North

    Aspen the mountain pup is the Instagram famous Golden Retriever with over 98,500 followers. When his owners, Hunter and Sarah Lawrence, visited Iceland for the first time on their honeymoon back in 2013, they fell in love with the landscape, the people and the fashion. As big fans of Icelandic outdoor clothing brand 66°North, they…

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    Project Opal a great success: NORTH SAILING WINS AWARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

    North Sailing has been named Silver winner of the Best Innovation for Carbon Reduction category at the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at World Travel Market in London. North Sailing won the silver at the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, November 4th. This is the first…

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    Swedes embrace online media streaming services

    Media consumption in Sweden is increasingly characterized by online streaming services such as Spotify and Netflix. Three out of four 15-74-year-olds now use online streaming services to listen to music or watch video. Youtube, Spotify and Netflix are the most popular online streaming services used. Youtube is free of charge, whereas Spotify is offered both…

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    Blue Car Rental: Insurance included in all car rentals in Iceland

    Car rental firms in Iceland cover vehicles with third party insurance as standard, which includes personal accident insurance. This is Icelandic law for driving here. Blue Car Rental is one of Iceland’s main car rental companies and they do provide insurance as standard for most eventualities. This includes coverage from vehicle theft and gravel protection….

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    Insight Asia Travel has currently installed Live Chat with Experts on website

    Insight Asia Travel would like to introduce its live chat installed on its website. Customers now can easily find this live chat application at the bottom of the website on the right hand. Customers can use Video Chat to send real-time video and audio, Screen Share any screen or application, easily share texts and files…

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    Can you visit Iceland on a camping holiday?

    Absolutely, is the answer. More and more tourists to Iceland are opting to rent campervans and experience the nature and wilderness atmosphere of this sparsely populate country, rather than be herded into tour buses to the Blue Lagoon and other popular sites. Camping in Iceland is a recommended way to see the best of this…