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The Orange-Scented Carnival of Ivrea, Piedmont

“Buon Carnevale!”, I heard everywhere in the two days that I stayed in Ivrea, Piedmont. The Carnival's main event, the Battle of the Oranges, is known outside of Italy as one of the largest food fights in the country and one of the most peculiar events in Europe. However, as I discovered during my stay, there is ...

What to eat in Turin

Rosemarie Scavo is originally from Sydney, Australia. She moved to Turin to teach English eight years ago and, for various reasons (amongst others, falling in love with a local and the city!), ended up staying. These days, whenever she has a spare moment from the day job and running after a toddler, Rosemarie blogs about ...