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A postcard from the future

Many debates arouse about the skycrapers that someone are planning to build in Torino.
So this could be a postcard from the future.

GRAN TOUR 2008

Rivelazioni Barocche e Torino... e oltre
Baroque revealing and Torino... and beyond.

From April through November 2008

see my new tip

TORINO 2008 World Design Capital

a whole year of exibitions and much more around the world of design in the first world's capital of Design!!

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  • In a nutshell:"Turin without Italy would be more or less the same. But Italy without Turin would be very different" (Umberto Eco)
  • Intro Updated Apr 23, 2008
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  • alza's Profile Photo
    Sep 14, 2010 at 12:46 PM

    Ciao Marco, Enjoyed all your tips, restaurants stand out! and everything about the Quadrilatero. Thanks!!

  • Martin_S.'s Profile Photo
    Dec 11, 2008 at 4:34 AM

    Pollicino sounds like an excellent idea, will have to try it out when we find it in a city or location we visit, thanks for the tip. Martin

  • white_smallstar's Profile Photo
    Jun 30, 2008 at 2:38 PM

    About this likely postcard from the future, at the XXIII World Congress of Architecture – Torino 2008 - today the stand about Renzo Piano and his skyscraper was the most crowded. Ciao neh! **by un’altra piemontese**

  • Manara's Profile Photo
    Jun 20, 2008 at 5:20 AM

    Beautiful page and helpful tips! Hai avuto un periodo blu come Picasso?

  • oriettaIT's Profile Photo
    Apr 24, 2008 at 2:23 AM

    Great tips! Thank you for sharing. e ancora grazie per i preziosi consigli. Ciao, Orietta

  • breughel's Profile Photo
    Apr 19, 2008 at 2:07 AM

    Interesting tip about the Egyptian museum. I visited this museum 20 years ago and the presentation was as old fashioned as the Ptolemaic dynasty. It seems they finally modernized the lay out. Thanks for referring to my tip on the Torre delle Milizie.

  • juzz's Profile Photo
    Mar 12, 2008 at 4:14 PM

    Wonderful city and great (some of them very funny) tips! Congratulazioni!

  • icunme's Profile Photo
    Dec 2, 2007 at 11:24 AM

    Great photos and info - have saved many tips. Trust the ugly red box is gone from Pza Vittorio and the Gates of hell are not! Have a joyful holiday and best New Year...........

  • leanne_pearc's Profile Photo
    Jan 7, 2006 at 9:17 PM

    Great page and thank you for your tips!!! greatly appreciated!

  • hojasdehierba's Profile Photo
    Jan 3, 2006 at 11:56 AM

    Good page! I love your country, although I haven´t visited Torino yet. Thanks for sharing.

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