February 2012 – Home Food, Unusual Rome, Italian Libraries, Puglia Resort

cover-feb12Home Food: Dinner with The Locals
This culinary cultural association arranges scrumptious, authentic meals in local Italian homes. Read about our dinner in Florence and how you can enjoy the authentic Home Food experience on your next trip to Italy. PLUS: Italian Pear Cake Recipe

Visit Europe’s First Public Library in Cesena
Exploring Malatestiana Library is made even more remarkable when you learn that despite wars and natural disasters, the building, furnishings and manuscripts have all remained virtually untouched since the structure was built in the middle of the 15th century. PLUS: Other Noteworthy Italian Libraries to Visit

News, Tips, Deals and Events
Sala Blu Offers Assistance in Italy’s Train Stations; A Rare Visit to the Swiss Guards Armory at the Vatican; Take A Mosaics Class in Rome

New Resort in Puglia
Think seaside location, luxury villas, golf course, spa and the cuisine and charm of the southern region of Puglia.

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