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LavAzza (in English)

What kind of coffee do you crave at this moment?  A morning cappuccino?  An afternoon espresso?  A caffé americano or a caffè corretto?  Do you prefer your coffee served by a barista or made in your own Moka or Gaggia … Continue reading

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The Mona Lisa of Montecitorio

There are relatively few known surviving paintings by Leonardo da Vinci.  Only about 8 major works are universally attributed to him; there are some that are attributed to his workshop, assistants, and his brushstrokes. There are many incomplete works, and … Continue reading

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Pink Flamingos

Pink Flamingos have been in the news recently in both Italy and the United States.  In Italy, the migratory birds are returning in droves from Africa for the spring and summer months in favorable Italian habitats throughout the peninsula.  In … Continue reading

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