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  • The world’s longest pizza has been baked in Milan

    The world’s longest pizza has been baked in Milan

    June 23rd, 2015Rebecca Hallett
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    Proving that revenge doesn’t taste sweet so much as tomatoey, Italy has officially reclaimed the title of “World’s Longest Pizza” from previous record-holders Spain. They took the title at the Expo Milano 2015 by baking a 1596.45m-long pizza – that’s nearly a mile of doughy, cheesy goodness. The massive margherita comes with some impressive stats: 1.5... Read more »

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  • Milan – finding a real city beyond the concrete catwalks

    Milan – finding a real city beyond the concrete catwalks

    March 26th, 2015Greg Dickinson
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    Milan. Where chihuahuas are shepherded around in handbags and the streets double as concrete catwalks. Where high-fashion stores pump out perfume the way that Subways leak doughy aromas in less fabulous cities. It’s understandable that few place Milan, with its shallow reputation, at the top of their Italian city bucket list: Florence trumps for art,... Read more »

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  • The best places to go in December

    The best places to go in December

    October 1st, 2014Eleanor Aldridge
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    December might be dark and chilly in much of north America and Europe, but it’s by no means a dull month to travel. There are world-class classical music events, a clutch of colourful festivals and oodles of southern-hemisphere sunshine. Here are our tips on the best places to visit in December:   DIVE THE BLUE... Read more »

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  • Top live music destinations

    Top live music destinations

    March 10th, 2014Rachel Mills
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