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Apr 20, 2017

Dog tick treatment: why it matters if you're travelling with your dog.

Planning to travel to Italy with your dog? Here's why you need to have tick and flea treatments, and which are the best.

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Apr 05, 2017

So you want to travel to Italy by sea with your dog?

From luxury transatlantic liners to tiny local ferries - if you want to take your dog by sea, we've got the details covered for you.

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Jan 30, 2017

An authentic Italian pizza sauce recipe.

This versatile tomato sauce recipe is a delicious homemade topping for pizza. It can be used as a dip or the basis for a pasta sauce, too!

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Jan 22, 2017

The Italian flag : colors, facts and pictures.

The flag of Italy is full of symbolism. Find out what it looks like, when it's flown and what it means.

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Nov 28, 2016

Christmas ornaments with an Italian twist.

Looking for Italian-themed ornaments to decorate your home at Christmas? We have a selection of the best!

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Nov 28, 2016

Glass Christmas ornaments with an Italian twist.

Green and red: the true colours of Christmas - and luckily of Italy’s flag, too! All our traditional "Old World" glass tree ornaments have an Italian theme.

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Nov 25, 2016

Murano glass Christmas ornaments.

Add an explosion of colour into your Christmas decorations this year with these authentic Italian ornaments.

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Nov 24, 2016

The history and art of Fontanini figures.

Fontanini figurines : what they are, where to find them and how to tell if they’re genuine.

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Nov 22, 2016

Fontanini nativity sets : add Italian traditions to your home this Christmas.

Featuring a selection of nativity scenes available from one of Italy's foremost Presepe makers.

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Nov 21, 2016

A traditional outdoor nativity display by Fontanini.

Want to add a traditional touch to your outdoor Christmas decor? This lighted nativity set may fit the bill!

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Nov 21, 2016

Nativity sets: bring an Italian Christmas into your home.

Want Italian Christmas tradition in your home this holiday season? Learn about the importance of "Presepe" nativities - and where to find them.

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Sep 19, 2016

Where and when to find sunflowers in Italy.

Visiting Italy and want to see the iconic sunflower fields? Here's where to find them, and when they're at their best.

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Sep 10, 2016

The canine rabies vaccine.

Taking your pet to Italy on vacation or to live? It will need the rabies vaccine. Here's when to give it and what the side effects might be.

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Aug 31, 2016

The pet microchip: what it is and how to get one.

Travelling to Italy with your dog or cat? Your pet needs a microchip! Here's all you need to know about it.

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Aug 15, 2016

How to travel by train in Italy.

A guide to using the Italian rail system with confidence.

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