Mantova is a beautiful city just 40 minutes by train from Verona. Many people bypass this city but it is well worth a visit if only to sample the specialty of the region, Tortelli di zucca con burro... Read more →
The words Italy and style are synonymous. Just think the Vespa, Ferrari and Versace. And if Italian style and grace is what you're after, look no further than Sophia Loren. The Italian philosophy which emphasises beauty, style and grace is called ‘la bella figura’ or ‘the beautiful figure’. But, it's also about behaving well or Il Galateo.