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I modi migliori per ricevere la spesa a domicilio in Italia
February 10th, 2021
I modi migliori per ricevere la spesa a domicilio in Italia

Dall’inizio del 2020, in Italia, i servizi per ricevere la spesa a domicilio si sono moltiplicati: tra nuovi metodi e l’ampliamento di quelli esistenti, l’anno del coronavirus ha portato molte novità nell’ambito delle consegne. Sicuramente il servizio di spesa a domicilio è fondamentale per molte persone anziane, le quali, spesso in situazioni di difficoltà fisica, hanno bisogno di un aiuto per portare le cose pesanti a casa.

Sweeping away 2020 with Befana
January 4th, 2021
Sweeping away 2020 with Befana

La Befana is celebrated in Italian communities around the world, and unlike the mean witches many of us feared as children, Befana is more a mix of household icon and Santa Claus. And we think this year, her broomstick is more important than ever!

Book review: Victoria
December 14th, 2020
Book review: Victoria's Travel Tipz Italian Style By Victoria De Maio

Victoria De Maio’s Travel Tipz Italian Style will save natives the trouble of teaching visitors all the ins and outs that we sometimes take for granted… making them better guests and making your life easier!

2020 Made in Italy Gift Guide
December 12th, 2020
2020 Made in Italy Gift Guide

After a year that has felt like an entire decade, we were shocked when we looked up and realized- gasp- its December 11 and there’s only 2 weeks left until Christmas! Fortunately, you still have time to get some fantastic gifts for the Italy lover in your life, as well as anyone that appreciates gifts that keep on giving. Check out our guide to the best online shopping in each of our Prontopia cities in Italy.

A Mini Guide to Italian Truffles- Hunting, Buying and Cooking
November 25th, 2020
A Mini Guide to Italian Truffles- Hunting, Buying and Cooking

Whether you are a certified truffle enthusiast or still haven’t had the pleasure of tasting this Italian delicacy - we have a treat for you! The truffle season is here and although most of us can’t get out for hunting or dining out at the moment, we can all brush up on our culinary knowledge and try a new recipe (or two) with our handy guide to Italian truffles!

How To Support Community During Covid
November 12th, 2020
How To Support Community During Covid

There are lots of ways to support community during covid based on your own capability.

San Martino in Venice
November 9th, 2020
San Martino in Venice

Have you ever heard of San Martino, the Venetian Halloween? It's different from an American Halloween, but still fun! Here's what it is and how to celebrate it.

Street Art In Florence
November 5th, 2020
Street Art In Florence

Florence is most known for its medieval and renaissance style art, so you might be surprised to know that there’s actually a thriving street art scene in Florence. And like all good street art, street art in Florence reflects the city’s history- and heart- in a unique way. Prontopia asked one Florentine to share her thoughts on Street Art in Florence.

Street art in Naples
October 26th, 2020
Street art in Naples

Street art in Naples is slowly overtaking pizza as the #1 form of artistic expression in this ancient city. We recently took a trip to see it for ourselves...

How To Get From Santa Barbara to LA Airport
October 20th, 2020
How To Get From Santa Barbara to LA Airport

Getting from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in time for a flight - with or without a car- can seem daunting, but there are many options to make sure you catch your flight on time without stress. Let's explore them...

Come trovare opzioni senza glutine a Roma
October 7th, 2020
Come trovare opzioni senza glutine a Roma

Se si è in un regime alimentare senza glutine, visitare una città può diventare snervante, soprattutto se non si riesce a far capo all'interrogativo su dove e come trovare opzioni senza glutine. A Roma fortunatamente non mancano né la scelta né le indicazioni per orientarsi in questo mondo.

How to eat Gluten-Free in Rome
October 7th, 2020
How to eat Gluten-Free in Rome

Many people dream of dining in Italy, twirling their forks on a delicious pasta bolognese or eating an entire Neapolitan pizza. But those dreams can quickly turn to nightmares for those with celiac or gluten intolerance. Pizza, pasta, lasagne, bread...how to eat gluten-free in Italy and still enjoy yourself?

13 Principles To Save The Future Of Tourism
October 2nd, 2020
13 Principles To Save The Future Of Tourism

Prontopia signed an agreement to support the 13 Guiding Principles put forth by the newly formed Future of Tourism Coalition. These transformative principles outline a bold vision to change and save the future of tourism.

Transportation in Santa Barbara, California
September 25th, 2020
Transportation in Santa Barbara, California

Southern California is known for a lot of things: beaches, laid back lifestyle, and...terrible traffic and no public transportation. Fortunately that's not entirely true- there are plenty of transportation options in Santa Barbara that keep you out of the traffic and into the beach groove.

World Cleanup Day
September 18th, 2020
World Cleanup Day

Il "Giorno della Pulizia Mondiale"(World Cleanup Day) è un evento globale, portato avanti da volontari di tutto il mondo in più di 170 paesi. Ha luogo il 19 settembre 2020. In Italia, per alcune città sarà diverso. Vediamo i dettagli insieme.


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