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Pisa Puts a Hit Out on Trashy Souvenirs

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Aug 4th 2011 09:15 AM
Pisa Puts a Hit Out on Trashy Souvenirs

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Wherever will we get boxer shorts with strategically-placed leaning towers anymore? Thanks to the city of Pisa taking itself too seriously, vendors selling "vulgar" souvenirs face hefty fines, reports news.com.au.
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Jersey Shore Florence: Cast Works At O'Vesuvio Pizza Place

by Kate Auletta. Posted May 25th 2011 11:45 AM

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Stop the presses: MTV has set the "Jersey Shore" cast with quite the stereotypical summer job--working at a pizza parlor.
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Is Michelangelo's Statue of David Threatened by New High-Speed Train?

by Libby Zay. Posted Mar 6th 2011 11:30 AM
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Experts say Michelangelo's statue of David could collapse as a result of vibrations from the construction of a high-speed railway line beneath Florence, and are calling for the statue to be moved to a new location.
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Essential Travel Information Before Going to Italy

by Annie Scott. Posted Nov 22nd 2010 11:02 AM
Essential Travel Information before going to Italy

Italy travel is an exciting and rewarding experience, but you don't want to show up without doing a little research! Here is some essential travel information you should know before going to Italy.
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Top 10 Attractions in Florence, Italy

by Annie Scott. Posted Oct 31st 2010 01:25 PM
Top 10 attractions in Florence, Italy

The attractions in Florence, Italy are bountiful and beautiful. It's hard to see all of them, but if you're going, don't miss these Top 10 Florence attractions!

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