5th Edition of the Motoraduno in Carpanzano, CS

The roaring echo of motorcycles zipping through the narrow streets of Carpanzano is not out of the ordinary, especially in the spring and summer months.  However, today the sounds of motorcycles were more predominant as Carpanzano hosted its 5th edition of the Motoraduno organized by […]

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Motoraduno ~ Carpanzano (CS)

Here in Italy, it seems everyone owns and drives “una moto” (motorcycle).  There is a very big motorcycle culture here.  However, don’t expect the majority of motorcyclists to be heavy built, salt and pepper bearded, bandana wearing men with cut-off denim vests over heavy metal […]

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August in Italy

If you are travelling to Italy in the month of August, it’s not uncommon to see many businesses closed.Most Italians take their vacation in August and as a result most of the country shuts down for pretty much the whole month. Ferragosto is a big […]

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Summer, summer, summertime…

Time to sit back and unwind… The winter was long and cold with a nearly record breaking snowfall (a lot!!). Spring was colder than usual and June just didn’t want to bring the sun and warmer weather but it looks like things might be turning […]

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