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  • Italy's new wave pizza

    From one end of the boot to the other, Italy’s favourite fast food is the surprising subject of a new wave.

    Now to love|Feb 26, 2015

  • Turin, Italy

    A sense of faded grandeur once cast a pall over Turin, but after a facelift and an infusion of creativity the former Italian capital exudes dynamism and could just be the country’s best-kept secret.

    Now to love|Feb 19, 2015

  • Hit the roof

    What to do when your home is a 1910 Art Nouveau palace on the shores of Lake Como but you're running out of room?

    Now to love|Aug 12, 2013

  • Unsung Tuscany

    Welcome to the Maremma, a former wild frontier that’s home to charming medieval villages and restaurants rich in regional tradition. John Irving introduces his favourite corner of Tuscany.

    Now to love|Feb 12, 2013

  • Choc tactics

    The Aztecs may have first cottoned on to cocoa and it has become a calling card for the Swiss and Belgians but Turin is the real chocolate capital of the world, writes John Irving.

    Now to love|Feb 12, 2013

  • Rinaldo Di Stasio's guide to Venice

    Venice seduces with its intoxicating mix of history, mystery, art and architecture. Melbourne restaurateur and Biennale patron Rinaldo Di Stasio shares his favourite haunts and secret corners of this special city.

    Now to love|Mar 21, 2012

  • My perfect Italy

    Bergamo’s ancient honey-coloured walls, empty piazzas and pealing church bells provide Leila McKinnon with the Italy of her dreams.

    Now to love|Dec 15, 2011