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Northern VS Southern Italy: The Cuisine

Believe it or not, Italy is not just about pizza and pasta; there is actually a wide variety of delicious dishes that are incredibly unique to each region such as Valtellina Cuisine or Neapolitan food. Think about it, each region has their own unique abundance when it comes to ingredients, the areas where the sea or Italian lakes are close, there will be a lot of seafood, or if you get closer to the Alpine region, there is a large variety of Italian Cheese you can get your hands on. Read the article to find out more!

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Food, TravelPatricia Sanchez
Northern vs Southern Italy: Attitudes and Culture

Italy, a beautiful country nestled beside the Mediterranean ocean. What do you think about when you think of the country? The Pizza? The pasta? Perhaps, it is those red Vespa’s speeding by or the gorgeous warm weather. Though Italy is known for these things, you need to realise that Italy has a wide the variety of culture, cuisine and attitudes within the different regions of the country – but generally, it is split in the middle by the North and the South of Italy.

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TravelPatricia Sanchez
Miramonti is Featured in NewH UK Magazine!

To our delight, our beloved Alpine hotel in Corteno Golgi was featured by one of the UK’s most premium hospitality industry networks. Our talented partners, BoxxCreative, were interviewed by the magazine about the development of Albergo Miramonti, discussing the vision of the hotel and what conscious design changes were made to create such a contemporary but eco-friendly build.

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NewsPatricia Sanchez
Sunrise Hike: Why You Should Try It (and Planning Tips)

During the day, hiking is a great activity to get yourself out there and get close to the Alpine landscape. However, with a sunrise hike, though you might have to give yourself that extra push to get up, it is an incredibly unique experience. It all starts dark, but soon the light of the sun bursts through the horizon – bathing the surrounding area with a golden glow. Here are a few tips for your next sunrise hike.

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ActivitiesPatricia Sanchez
7 BEST Reasons Why You Should Visit Northern Italy

Are you looking to travel to the beautiful country of Italy? Try going to the North of the country! The South is characterised by its warm, Mediterranean-like culture while the North is surrounded by the Alpine borders of Switzerland, France and Austria. So, though it is still very Italian, there are unique customs and culture that you won’t find anywhere else.

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TravelPatricia Sanchez
6 Things You Can Spot while Hiking in the Italian Alps

The Alps are naturally gifted with the most beautiful forest landscapes we’ve ever seen, and our Alpine Hotel is blessed to have endless views of these woodlands. Whether it be the fertile soil, the unique terrain or climate – the Alps attract extraordinary flora and fauna incomparable to the rest of the world. Read the article for some of the most extraordinary things you can find in the Alps.

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Northern Italian Cuisine: Polenta

Polenta, a food staple that has been consumed by Italians for thousands of years, continues to be a popular dish in modern Italy. Polenta is considered to be one of the oldest recipes in history, and depending on the region, have their own variety of the recipe. Learn more about the history of polenta and its relevance in Italian culture!

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FoodPatricia Sanchez
The Alps are Important – Why Protect it

It is one of the most naturally-gifted spectacles in the world - with the most breathtaking views and diverse flora and fauna that thrive in the Alps. But due to the threat of climate change, melting glaciers and increasing industrialisation, it is important to protect Alpine culture and its nature. Here are the top reasons why the Alps are important and why we should protect it.

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NewsPatricia Sanchez