Get a Taste of Christmas in Verona

Taste of Christmas is foodie heaven! – A truly unique event where upmarket and knowledgeable ‘foodies’ come to sample stunning signature dishes from the latest, greatest and most exciting restaurants of Verona in Italy. When: From Friday November 28, 2014 at 6:00 pm to Sunday November 30, 2014 at 11:00 pm Where: AMO-Arena Museo Opera Palazzo […]

Valpolicella – Versatility From Verona

There can’t be too many Italian red wines that share Valpolicella’s versatility. At its most basic, it’s generally a good-natured, cherry-tinted, quaffable red that’s perfect with any pasta or pizza. But at the top end of the scale, it also lends its name to three of Italy’s very best wines: Amarone, Ripasso and Recioto. The […]

Verona, a Perfect Place for a City Break

Italy Chronicles contributor, Lorenza Bacino has been on her Italy travels again. Last time she sampled Turin, this time round she explored Verona. April 2014 marks the 450th anniversary of the birth of Shakespeare and I found myself in the medieval Italian town of Verona, the setting of one of the bard’s most famous romantic tragedies, […]