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Artists’ Quotes

Artists’ Quotes

QUOTES ON ITALY & TRAVEL
“The Creator made Italy from designs by Michelangelo.” –Mark Twain
“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind” –Seneca

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The NEW way of Travel

The NEW way of Travel

NEWS
There is a saying ‘the only way out is through.’ In this age of COVID-19 the travel industry has prioritized the health and safety of travelers. As we navigate our ‘new normal’ together and as Italy begins to re-open, we wanted to share ways that new regulations are keeping us all safer and healthier and how our hotel partners are going above and beyond in some incredible and reassuring ways.

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Spettacolo: a Small Tuscan Village Tells its own Story

Spettacolo: a Small Tuscan Village Tells its own Story

CINEMA TEATRO
It began with a story of heroes rising to the occasion. A story that only the villagers could tell. In the tiny Tuscan village of Monticchiello three hundred villagers sent 70 young men into the woods to stand off against the Nazis and the Fascists. It was this story that created Teatro Povero and their autodramas, a community storytelling form of theatre that has been performed each summer in this tiny village for over 50 years. Faced with an uncertain future, the documentary Spettacolo pulls back the curtain on what might be their final show.

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We Are Here Venice: A Global Effort to Save Venice

We Are Here Venice: A Global Effort to Save Venice

NEWS
We Are Here Venice: A Global Effort to Save Venice
When the devastating floods hit Venice last November, the entire world watched in horror as many architectural and cultural sites were damaged. Venice was once again battling for its survival. However, organizations such as We Are Here Venice (WahV) lead the way in solving these problems.

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Corporate Incentive Travel

Corporate Incentive Travel

TRAVEL INCENTIVES
Corporate Incentive Travel: 5 Reasons Why Italy is a perfect Destination.
When it comes to employee motivation, companies that choose an incentive program can really influence productivity and culture. As reported in Inc. Magazine incentives can range in cash and rewards, but helping employees take the time off “gives them a well-needed rest, but signals to the rest of your team that it’s OK to take the time they’ve earned and can help create a happier, more productive culture.”

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Giulietta Alfa Romeo: from Beijing to Paris

Giulietta Alfa Romeo: from Beijing to Paris

VINTAGE CARS
On March 4, under the new skyscraper of Regione Lombardia in Milan, Alfa Romeo celebrated the upcoming start of the greatest motoring adventure “Peking to Paris – 2016”. The legendary “Giulia” was the star of the event.

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