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Dream of Italy

With its mesmerizing landscapes, rich artistic treasures, deep ties to the past and warm people, it is no wonder that Americans Dream of Italy more than any other destination in the world. Join Italian travel expert Kathy McCabe, editor of the award-winning travel newsletter Dream of Italy, as she explores six diverse areas of Italy in six episodes. Meet Italy's colorful locals - chefs, artisans, historians - who are deeply connected to their land, carrying on and preserving the traditions of their ancestors. Dream of Italy is directed by Dakkan Abbe who created the public television series, Inside the Tuscan . . .

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Friday, Dec 8, 2017 - 7:00 AM    "Puglia" Local Tonino Benincasa gives Kathy an introduction to the Baroque city of Lecce with a classic car ride. Lecce is famous for its paper mache and we see how nativity scene figures are crafted at Cartapesta Claudio Riso. Pasticiotto is the favorite local pastry and pastry chef Luca Capilungo gives Kathy a pastry lesson. D
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Friday, Dec 8, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Puglia" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Dec 11, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Tuscany" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Rome" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Dec 18, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Umbria" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 22, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Naples/Amalfi Coast" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 29, 2017 - 7:00 AM "Piedmont/Lake Iseo" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Jan 1, 2018 - 7:00 AM "Puglia" (LEARN/CREATE)
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