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16 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

Huge crowds clog world's greatest museums

One cloudy afternoon this month, the line to enter the Louvre stretched around the entrance pyramid, across one long courtyard and into the next.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

New York Post

How Mona Lisaa s smile led to love affairs and suicides

In 1516, when he was 64 years old, Leonardo da Vinci found himself at a crossroads.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Italy, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel

Fri Jul 25, 2014

PropertyProf Blog

Famous Paintings You Can't Get on Loan

The Guardian has a fascinating article about the few artistic masterpieces that are considered either too fragile or too precious to loan to other museums: Girl with a Pearl Earring thus joins the select band of art treasures that never see the outside world.

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Related Topix: Europe Travel, Italy Travel

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Sunherald.com

One night in Florence, for a steak

"We're headed to Florence tonight for a steak, and then we're off to Southern Italy first thing tomorrow morning," I say.

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Related Topix: Italy Travel, Travel, Italy, World News, Europe Travel, Life, Food, Beef, Meat, Dining, Drink, Wine, 9

The Miami Herald

One night in Florence, for a steak

Above, Royal Caribbean COO Adam Goldstein says his company would like to put some of its biggest ships at PortMiami.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Jackman meets his buff match

AS HUGH Jackman continues to tear through his bucket list, the buff actor may have just come face to face with a physique to rival his own.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Gelato! An OBXer goes in search of Italian gold

It was our last day in Florence, and the four of us were exhausted and ready to go home.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Cool Hunting

Word of Mouth Florence: Food + Drink: A quick guide to some of the...

There's no shortage of tips for Italy's wildly popular Tuscan capital, but with so many tourist offerings pumping through the historic town of Florence, it's easy to end up eating a subpar pizza near the steps of the illustrious Duomo.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Life, Food, Italy Travel, Travel, Dining, Europe Travel, Pizza, Italian Cuisine

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Hartford Courant

An Eclectic Patron Of The Arts In Hartford

For several decades, Sally Dun was a modern day Medici - a patron of the arts in Hartford rather than Florence.

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Related Topix: Hartford, CT, Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel, Arts, Ballet, Farmington, CT

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Sun-Star

Art, then & now.

WHEN in Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance, expect to be hugged by the finest of arts in all its forms, food included.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel, Rome, Italy Travel

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