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Hotel Helvetia & Bristol
Hotel Helvetia & Bristol

This was the Albergo Elvezia when Boccioni, Carrà, Marinetti and Russolo stayed here in 1910 after the historic punch-up at the Giubbe Rosse with Soffici, Rosso and Prezzolini of "La Voce", which led to the friendship of one of the finest groups of artists in the twentieth century. D'Annunzio and d......

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Historical products

Giandujotti just as they were in 1867
Giandujotti just as they were in 1867

Soft and delicate on the palate, Giandujotti by Stratta are an exquisite combination of select raw materials and meticulous preparation. Just as they were in 1867, when the "Giandujotto" was first created for the local carnival, taking its name from the "Gianduja", the stock character of Turin. The ......

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Historical recipes

Cannelloni alla Favorita
Cannelloni alla Favorita

It is said that Antonino Ercolano was already serving them in 1800. He had invented the little La Favorita trattoria in order to turn to account the culinary arts he had learnt as a seminarian at the archbishopric. He had not managed to become a priest, but for his friends and for all Sorrento he ha......

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Episodes, personalities, trivia

The origins of the EU
The origins of the EU

The international Pool of Coal and Steel Conference was held in the halls of the Grand Hotel Miramare in Santa Margherita in February 1951, with the Italian Prime Minister De Gasperi, the Foreign Minister Sforza, and the French Prime Minister Pleven and Foreign Minister Schuman. This meeting eventua......

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