Three Monkeys Online

A Curious, Alternative Magazine


  • Bologna Bologna, the capital of the Emilia-Romagna province, is a wealthy city with a well-prese
  • Trento

    Trento (or Trent in English), is the capital of the Italian Trentino region, in the North-East of th
  • Rimini Rimini, on the Italian Adriatic coastline, is synonymous for many Italians with the summ
  • Trieste


    Trieste is one of Italy’s most intriguing cities. For reasons of history and geography Triest
  • Mantua

    Mantua (Mantova in Italian) is a fantastic city to visit in Lombardy, in Northern Italy. With a popu
  • 12 Great Hotels & Appartments in Bologna

    Where to stay in Bologna? That’s a good question, and one our TMO Bologna Guide hopes to answer. A lot of it depends, obviously, on your budget and the reason for your trip. If you’re arri
  • The Porticos of Bologna

    Bologna’s Porticos are one of the defining features of the city’s architecture. Most famously there is the single longest portico in the world, 666 covered archways leading from the Porta
  • Franz Ferdinand rock Italy’s Home Festival

    It’s 9.00pm on a thursday evening, as Interpol take to the main stage at Home Festival, one of Italy’s newest and most promising festivals. The crowd is big, the vibe is good, and it manag
  • Bologna – a city for film buffs

    Bologna is a city for film buffs, as you’ll notice if you visit the city during late June / Early July when the Sotto Le Stelle Del Cinema festival runs annuallyin Piazza Maggiore. Each year a m
  • Fresh Tortellini

    What to eat in Bologna

    Bologna is without a doubt Italy’s culinary capital – if you’re a foodie, it’s a must on any trip to Italy. Tagliatelle al ragú Perhaps the cities most famous dish, and
  • Bologna – 11 useful travel tips

    So you’re planning a trip to Bologna? We’ve some useful tips for you here, to help you get the most out of your trip. Obviously you should browse through our Bologna Archive, for more arti
  • Milano's Duomo - just over an hour from Bologna

    Bologna – 4 Great day trips to make Bologna has plenty of sights to see, things to do, and restaurants to visit, but it’s also increasingly being used by tourists as a base to explore Northern Italy. Indeed with improv
  • The Seven Secrets of Bologna Bologna, with its medieval city centre, dark portico galleries, and large student population is the perfect recipe for a mysterious getaway. Any visitor to Bologna who spends any time with
  • Piazza Unita d'Italia

    Trieste – 5 reasons to visit this overlooked historic city

    Trieste, once a major international crossroads, serving as a port for the mighty Hapsburg empire, is today somewhat on the periphery. Most tourists to Italy rarely venture up to that North Eastern Cor