Category Archives: Italy, Turin

Turin … a Hollywood legend’s pair of shoes, a shaftless glass lift/elevator and a huge show of affection for a rodent shaped landmark: the stunning Mole Antonelliana

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What do British authors Kenneth Grahame, Sue Townsend and the beautiful Italian city of Turin have in common? Maybe several things, but one answer is that they are all responsible for creating loveable moles. The Mole Antonelliana may not be … Continue reading

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Turin … celebrating Italian architecture, Italian culture and ‘The Italian Job’ in the beautiful Piedmont capital

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Arguably the most famous steps seen on the silver screen, apart from those featured in the Russian epic Battleship Potemkin (or as a friend of mine likes to call it: Battleship Potato) must be those leading down from the Chiesa di … Continue reading

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Turin … Sassi, Sexy and Super(ga). Travelling in style around the romantic Piedmont capital without breaking the bank

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Every Italian city has its own unique style, and Turin is no exception. Everything about the Piedmont capital harks back to a golden age of romance. Its Alpine backdrop is simply beautiful and its stunning mix of Baroque and Art … Continue reading

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