Italian Government Tourist Board - North America

 NEWSLETTER # 115 - May 21th, 2010

Along the Nile

Pisa - April 28th - July 25th, 2010

www.mostraegittopisa.it

More than 200 Egyptian finds plus drawings and manuscripts will be exposed at the "Along the Nile" exhibition due to take place at Palazzo Blu. The finds come from the collections of the Library of the University of Pisa, the Egyptian Museum of Florence, the Egyptological Collection of the University of Pisa, the Museum of the Opera Primaziale Pisana and the Botanical Museum of Pisa. They run through the story of Pisan archaeologist Ippolito Rosellini and the excavation campaign he conducted with Jean-Francois Champollion in Alexandria and Abu Simbel. The exhibition includes watercolor paintings, sketches and notes from the same campaign.

 

Alta Badia - The Peaks of Gastronomy

South Tyrolean Dolomites - Summer 2010

www.altabadia.org

 

Alta Badia is the stunning Ladin valley where unrivalled cuisine is on the agenda for summer 2010, as well as breathtaking scenery, clear mountain air and the unique Ladin culture. Green tourism underpins every activity with sound eco-friendly systems in place to guarantee that this precious environment survives in all its beauty for the enjoyment of future generations.  Alta Badia’s summer invitation goes out to visitors of all ages and interests: from active families and folklore enthusiasts to foodies and fitness fanatics.  Announcing Peaks of Gastronomy: following the success of the Taste for Skiing promotion in winter, the Peaks of Gastronomy launches a variety of memorable culinary experiences this summer. 

 

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