Category Archives: Italy

Zakynthos, (Greece)

“The flower of the Levant”, “Italian Zante”, “Son of legendary Arcadian chief Dardanos” Time to get to another Greek island, and this time to one of the most famous and celebrated. Finding such flights are not an easy task, and … Continue reading

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Trieste, (Italy)

“Pre-Roman Tergeste”, “Roman Tergestum”, “Former Austro-Hungarian Empire city” Once again it’s Italy! Yet never ever tired for coming to this fascinating country. It must be together with my mother land Spain, the most visited for sure. And even so that I’ve … Continue reading

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San Gimignano, (Italy)

“The Town of Fine Towers”, “Medieval Skyscraper City” Finally the city I wanted to reach 2 years ago but could not fir running out of time visiting Cinque Terre for the first time and repeating Siena where I did not return … Continue reading

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Florence, (Italy)

“Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance”, “Athens of the Middle Ages”, “Roman Fluentia” Returning for a 3rd time in my life to one of the most wonderful cities in the world: Florence. It was year 2001 with my school for a cultural trip … Continue reading

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Lecce, (Italy)

“Florence of the South”, “A Baroque City” Reaching our second destination for today, and the highlight of the day without any doubt after spending the morning in Brindisi, we arrive to the farthest south we’ve ever been in Italy: Lecce. … Continue reading

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Brindisi, (Italy)

“Greek Greek Brentesion”, “Roman Brundisium” Continuing on the second part for this weekend after visiting Matera, Alberobello and Fasano the day before, we set off to the streets of Brindisi, the city that we actually flew into, and later in the day … Continue reading

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Matera, Alberobello and Fasano (Italy)

“Most intact troglodyte settlement in the Mediterranean”, “Drywall constructions” Finally the time we’ve managed to come to this region, although for a very short time and a larger than average program to visit as much as we could. So while … Continue reading

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Agrigento, (Italy)

“Ancient Greek Akragas”, “The Valley of the Temples” Approaching the end of the year, however not the end of the trips for this year yet. Still some more to come even though it’s just days before the Christmas time, and exciting … Continue reading

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