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The Wines of Italy

With a wine history dating back more than 4,000 years, Italy is one of the most diverse winemaking countries in the world. The statistics are staggering: 4,000 years of winemaking history, 20 wine regions, 96 provinces, 1,000-plus grape varieties, 4,200 or more wine styles, and thousands of producers.   The geography and climate of Italy […]

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The Amalfi Coast

With a siren call that has lured travelers since ancient times, it’s no surprise that the Amalfi Coast tops the list of the most popular destinations in Italy. The 40-kilometer (25-mile) Amalfi Coast road weaves in and out of the rugged coastline, clinging to cliffs with sheer drops down to the sea to connect a […]

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Golf in Tuscany

Golf is being played today in places where it was often considered an alien activity, but it is also growing in countries where it has had a relatively low profile. Happily, Italy falls into that category and Tuscany in particular. Golf was first played in Tuscany more than 100 years ago, when it was introduced […]

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All About Tuscany

When people dream of Italy, it is the rolling hills of the Val d’Orcia, the vineyards and olive groves of Chianti, and the sheer magnitude of Florentine art that fills their imaginations. Tuscany, more than any other region, captivates travelers, armchair and active alike. Each of Italy’s 20 regions is a jewel of its own, […]