10 great places to discover Italy — in America By Kathy Baruffi for USA TODAY
Federal Hill - Providence "Stop by Scialo Brothers Bakery and then head to Venda Ravioli for a beautiful lunch with fresh pasta made every day from scratch, all served in a delightful little piazza with opera music blaring from tiny speakers in a Fellini-style setting," Batali says. Stay at the ultra-modern Hotel Dolce Villa on the same little piazza, then catch one of the season's final WaterFire events, spectacular bonfire displays on the river.
A chilled bottle of premium Moet or vueve cliquot champagne withFresh strawberries, chocolates and red roses. or Your choice of a premium bottle of wine with fresh strawberries, chocolates and red roses.
$59.99 plus room rate Plus 20% percent discounts at three Local restaurants -- the award-winning Mediterraneo, Caffe Dolce Vita, and Geppetto’s.
Special valid for Sunday night only and subject to availability.
Includes: Deluxe accommodations for two, a chilled bottle of premium Moet or Veuve Cliquot champagne with fresh strawberries, chocolates and red roses, breakfast for two, up to a $25 value, at Caffe Dolce Vita www.caffedolcevita.com, lunch for two, up to a $25 value, at Geppetto's www.geppettospizzeria.com, and dinner for two, up to a $100 value, at the award-winning Mediterraneo www.mediterraneocaffe.com.