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The White Truffle Festival of Alba

Alba is a nice day trip, about 30 miles SE, from Turin.  We got there by both train and taxi, because we missed our train transfer and had to taxi the last 10 miles.   We were there on a … Continue reading

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Catania, Sicily

We wrapped up our tour of Sicily in Catania, on the east coast.  On a clear day, we should be able to look down Via Etna and see Mt Etna.  But not today.    Founded in 729 BC, Catania was … Continue reading

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