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A Guide to Genoa (Genova, Italy)

A juxtaposition of the old and the new: ancient stone palaces, shooting up as far as the eye can see, intermingle with brutalist architecture, both tainted by rebellious graffiti. The compact city centre, busy and noisy, morphs into quaint seaside neighbourhoods, where life seems to stand still.

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Panissa (Ligurian chickpea bites)

Between the sea and the mountains on the northwestern tip of Italy's boot, lies the untouched and vibrant Liguria. Aside from being home to some people you may have heard of, such as "Christopher Columbus" and Niccolò Paganini, it was also my home until just recently.

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Puglia and Basilicata

I can't help but look at the photo above and think of Aladdin. The scene where Aladdin looks out from his perch onto the city below: its buildings of stone and its dazzling palace. Yet, he is constricted by his own melancholy, dreaming of a future in which he too can be part of that world...

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