Category Archives: Piemonte

Search Dog Foundation

In February 2018, following the Montecito mudslides, I wrote a post on search dogs. In it, I compared the Italian training facility, called the National School of Volpiano, near Turin with the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation (SDF) in Santa … Continue reading

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The Italian Royal Family

Italy’s House of Savoy is one of Europe’s oldest dynasties.  It is far older than its peers, such as the House of Windsor and the House of Borbón.  It can be traced back to 1003 AD when a feudal lord … Continue reading

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La torta di nocciole

Come ognuna delle 20 regioni italiane, anche il Piemonte ha i propri prodotti agricoli, ricette e tradizioni. L’attuale fama della cucina piemontese è in gran parte legata all’eccellenza dei suoi vini, in particolare al Barolo e ai suoi prodotti rari … Continue reading

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