Turin in the northwest of Italy not far from the Alps, was the capital of the Duchy of Savoy. The residences of this Royal House are listed on the Unesco World Heritage List. Nowadays it might be more familiar for being the seat of the FIAT (cars) concern. Turin is also an important university city, just like sport is important in this city.
A Week in Truffle Country
This is a short account of our experiences on a journey to Piemonte, specifically the land due east of the regional capital Turin. First thing you should know is that the famous white truffles of Alba may actually come from the province of Asti. Truffles need very special and precise conditions ...
Posted in Delicious Italy Travel by Deliciousitaly
Leaning Tower of Pisa
finally reached Turin, I was very relieved to be out of the bus. Although I wasn't that excited to be spending the night here, Turin turned out to be a very nice city. First of all, there was lots of great ...
Posted in Three Months in Roma... by veranoamor