Tag Archives: Geography of Italy

12Nov/17

White truffles – how to find them, eat them and sell them

ALBA, ITALY (NOVEMBER 11, 2017) (REUTERS) – Alba in the north western region of Piemonte is known as Italy’s white truffle capital. Licensed truffle hunters forage from autumn through late February with dogs trained to recognize their scent. Growing spontaneously in the earth in just a few regions of Italy and central Europe, white truffles have a unique flavour and aroma. Continue reading

21Jan/17

Four more rescued from Italian avalanche hotel, death toll up to five

Italy’s avalanche death toll rises to five and four more survivors are rescued.

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26Aug/16
Pescara del Tronto Earthquake

Migrants volunteer in quake relief efforts in worst-hit towns

Migrants helping in quake relief efforts in badly-hit Pescara del Tronto say they want to assist to ease the suffering of affected communities.
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