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A View to a Kill: Tagging Along on a Tuscan Boar Hunt

by Dan Allen. Posted Oct 4th 2013 11:00 AM
Morning sunshine beamed down on the Tuscan valley before me. The first few days of my visit here had been rainy, so this was my first proper glimpse of the hills I'd dreamed so long of seeing, gently rolling across the horizon in soft shades of green and autumn brown, kissed by the bright blue sky above. I took a deep breath. The crisp fall air smelled faintly of harvested vineyards, wood smoke-and death.
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David Cameron Goes Incognito Over Coffee With Wife Samantha On Tuscan Holiday (UPDATE)

by Kate Auletta. Posted Aug 8th 2011 08:00 AM

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UPDATE, 8/8: David Cameron has returned to the now-famous cafe, and this time, left a big tip.
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The Butcher, the Baker, and the Cappuccino Maker: A Tuscan Fairy Tale All Our Own

by Jerry Soverinsky. Posted Jul 5th 2011 08:57 AM
The Butcher, the Baker, and the Cappuccino Maker: A True Tuscan Fairy Tale with Our Bambino

Hillary Daniels/AOL Travel

As you ascend the last hill leading to the town square, the first thing you notice is how the 1,000-year old church and castle harmoniously blend into the Tuscan landscape. Panzano is a masterfully painted mural.
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What's Your Hurry: Bambino on Board Requires Leisurely Pace

by Jerry Soverinsky. Posted Jun 22nd 2011 03:30 PM
What's Your Hurry: Bambino on Board Requires Leisurely Pace

Jerry Soverinsky, AOL Travel

There's a global movement that originated in Italy called Cittaslow devoted to the idea that people ought to be more focused on "the improving of life quality" through food, art, and unspoiled landscapes, among other things. The idea is slowing down to appreciate authenticity and diversity rather than getting caught up in homogenized, fast-paced pop culture. It's a concept perfectly suited to traveling with a baby.
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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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