In Italy Conservation | Commercial Interests Are Uneasy Bedfellows

DolceTracker| Neither the Italian government nor preservationist groups have the money to save Venice or restore the Colosseum in Rome. Italy has no choice but to invite commercial interests into the business of saving the Italy we know and love.

Anne reflects on one special day in Venice — a very American moment — before the billboards came. And we talk about best hopes for finding a friendly compromise between commercialism and preserving Italian heritage in the land of ‘la dolce bita’. Read on Bulgari to Burgers | Italy Faces A Commercial Balancing Act.