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July 16, 2015

From Austria to Qatar

  Viewing the starring pavilions of Expo 2015, such as those of Germany and Kazakhstan, may involve waiting for up to two hours. Avoiding the lines gives you more time to explore some of the impressive, less trafficked pavilions.   Israel’s exhibition, ‘Fields of Tomorrow,’ showcases the ancient and modern innovations that turned arid plains […]
May 28, 2015

Expo Milano 2015 with Starhotels

  If you’re planning to visit Milan for Expo 2015, why not take advantage of a package that includes comfortable accommodation and tickets?   Starhotels offers the Expo Package with prices starting at 200 euro. The special rate includes: overnight stay in a double room for two people; buffet breakfast; 2 Expo tickets valid for […]

Eat simple

Beginning May 27 and ending September 24, venues around Florence will host six dinners as part of the Orti e Cenacoli project.   Organized by Florence’s Chamber of Commerce, with the backing of the City of Florence and Expo 2015, the events will feature locally grown ingredients put
April 30, 2015

An urban wine garden in Milan

If you’re a wine and cookbook lover, and you’re visiting Milan for business, pleasure or a combination of the two during #Expo2015, unwind with a glass of something special at the Milano Wine Garden.   The frescoed 15th-century Oratorio della Passione in piazza Sant’
April 2, 2015

Expo in Florence

A 3D dome, a temporary mall and a variety of events showcasing the finest of Florence are the highlights of the international project Work’n Florence. The aim is simple: to attract an additional one million visitors during Expo 2015.   The Expo2015 events in Florence include the I_Dome (
March 5, 2015

Meet the president of Florence’s Chamber of Commerce

With Expo 2015 in nearby Milan and myriad other international events, such as the Flora Firenze flower show in May and Pope Francis’ visit in November, this is a year of opportunity for Tuscan businesses. The Florentine spoke with Leonardo Bassilichi, president of Florence’s Chamber of Commerce,
February 5, 2015

A taste of Tuscany… In Milan

Since the world will be coming to Milan from May to October for the Universal Fair, why not take Tuscany there to meet it? Regional officials recently announced that the Tuscan Region will make the most of this rare opportunity to showcase il buon vivere toscano—particularly the region&
January 15, 2015

I_Dome for Expo 2015

The city of Florence is gearing up for next year?s Universal Exhibition in Milan with a host of events and special projects aimed at attracting some of the 20 million visitors the international fair is expected to draw from May to October. The centerpiece of the city?s promotional
May 8, 2014

Food for the future

Italy?s business capital is gearing up to host the Universal Exhibition (Expo) fair in 2015, running from May 1 to October 31. Under the central theme, Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life, the Milan Expo in 2015 (@ExpoMilan2015) is expected to draw some 20 million visitors according to organizers,
May 5, 2011

Power to the people,

On April 30, city officials in Milan celebrated ‘Expo Day,' to start the four-year countdown to opening day of Milan's green-themed Expo, to be called Nutrire il Pianeta, Energia per la Vita (‘Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life'), which will run from May 1 to