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Piemonte

Piedmont Wine Country - Cultural Italy

DESTINATIONS
Piemonte is a hidden gem for landscape, food, wine & its proximity to Liguria, France. Still relatively unknown, this region of Northern Italy offers magnificent sceneries paired with also magnificent wines and flavors. With over 160 types of cheese and 45 different D.O.C. wines, you can say that Piemonte is a wine and cheese lover's paradise, producing Barolo, Barbaresco, Barbara and Dolcetto, as well Asti Spumanti, a typical of Christmas celebrations.

Into the Wild: Autumn Vibes at Lake Maggiore

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DESTINATIONS
There are thousands of reasons why you should visit the lakes of Northern Italy. Crystalline water, stunning mountain landscapes and pure alpine air are only some of them. But adding to this picture autumn vibes, painting both woods and skies with yellow and deep purple palettes, will turn the trip into an absolutely unforgettable only-in-Italy and only-in-fall experience.

Behind the Scenes: Shooting Wonder Woman in Italy

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FILM LOCATION
When it comes to movies, some places seem too beautiful and spectacular to be real. Italy has long been the location for many blockbuster movies such as Quantam of Solace and this year’s Wonder Woman. From the beaches at Villa Cimbrone to the Castel Del Monte, these spectacular sites made these fictional locations a gorgeous reality.

Traveling in time: Perugia’s Piazza IV Novembre

Perugia   MN Maria Novozhilova  01 Cattedrale di San Lorenzo | culturalitaly.com

DESTINATION
Some places seem too amazing to be real. Perugia’s Piazza IV Novembre is one of such sites. When you step on its ancient ground you will hardly believe that you are still in the 21st century. Full immersion into the antique atmosphere of the square made of marble details, white-and-pink color palette, and sophisticated ornaments typical of the Italian Medieval art will leave you breathless.

Very Special Plans for This Summer: Piazza del Campo in Siena

01 Piazza Siena MN Maria Novozhilova | culturalitaly.com

DESTINATION
There are many piazzas out there. Some of them are better known then others, but this one is truly special. Besides its iconic design, it offers a spectacular and unique experience twice a year. Piazza del Campo in Siena is a shell-shaped square that counts about 1000 years of history. It is considered as one of the most remarkable urban open spaces ever conceived by the Italian school of architecture.