Mini vacation to italy:
Presented by Carla Gambescia
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Here's What is Included
A Fun & Engaging Webinar
Watch Carla present an engaging Webinar where you'll explore Italy and all it has to offer.
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An Aperol Spritz Recipe
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About the Webinar
Join us for a mini-vacation photo of tour to the spectacular Umbrian hill town of Orvieto with it's monumental Cathedral. Cultural expert, travel writer and photographer Carla Gambescia will be our guide as you discover the story behind this dazzling edifice and the wonderful art within.
About Carla Gambescia
Carla Gambescia is the author of La Dolce Vita University: An Unconventional Guide to Italian Culture from A to Z, winner of the Silver Prize for Best Travel Book of the Year 2019. Carla’s passion for Italy began early: with her mother’s love of the Renaissance masters and father’s discourses on Italian geniuses of every calling. In the ensuing decades, she’s written about and toured every region of Italy on foot or by bicycle. Carla conceived and co-led the Giro del Gelato bicycle tour which won OUTSIDE Magazine’s “Best Trip in Western Europe,” and owned and operated Via Vanti! Restaurant & Gelateria in Mount Kisco, New York for a decade. Via Vanti! received a “Very Good” from the New York Times and numerous plaudits for its innovative Italian cuisine, gelato (named “Best Gelato Shop in NY”.) Carla is also a lecturer and curator of the photoblog PostcardsFromTheBoot.com
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