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The capital of Italy’s Piedmont, Turin is reputed to be the centre of witchcraft of Italy and is part of the black magic triangle, which it shares with London and San Francisco. Swide chooses some of the most haunted and disturbing features of the city of Turin and its surrounds.
Today it is the financial capital of Italy, but in the past Milan was a city of witches and alchemists where even the devil incarnate has, on occasion, been seen within its very walls. Below are ten of the most mysterious places in Milan.
Visiting cemeteries is the custom on All Souls’ Day (Tutti Morti) in Italy, and just as beauty is venerated among the living, it is also endowed to the resting places of the dead. Italy has some of the most atmospheric and beautiful cemeteries in the world, here are ten of them.
Immerse yourself in the world Fellini in its unique state between dream and reality by visiting the real like locations from his best known films, from the Trevi Fountain in Rome to the Rimini Train station, here are the 10 most iconic locations from the Italian director’s bets loved films.
All souls day is, in Italy a time to visit the graveside of relatives, to pray, bring flowers and then to spend time and eat with your living family. If you have a morbid fascination for the resting places of the dead, Swide has the top 10 most famous graves in the world.
Hating winter already? Splurge in a luxurious trip that will cheer you up. Swide takes you to the most amazing infinity pools worldwide.
From Venezuela to India, Swide has the list of the locations that inspired Disney. Have you ever wanted to find out where Robin Hood or Pocahontas hung out?
Are you in search of a truely relaxing experience and tranquility immersed in nature? Head to the Ubud Hanging Gardens in the heart of Bali.
With the summer well and truly behind us and a good part of autumn put to bed, it’s time to start thinking about heading for the mountains. Whether you ski or if you just want to enjoy the rarefied air Swide has the top 5 mountain refuges in Italy.
Swide has a list of all the hot destinations to visit this year and all the reasons why you should do it, too. This time Swide's pocket guide takes you to South Africa, in Constantia Valley: a land full of history that offers luxury hotels and great wines.
With 2013 coming to an end, Marseilles is preparing to hand over the title of Cultural Capital to Latvia’s Riga. But before that, there is still a lot to do in the final quarter of 2013 in Marseilles.
Italy is dotted with small food festivals – so called sagre –that delight its visitors by giving them the chance to taste the local specialties of the season. Here is what autumn has in store for us in Italy, from chestnuts to mushrooms.