Three Monkeys Online

A Curious, Alternative Magazine


  • Hosting – how important is the location of your server for S.E.O?

    When choosing a hosting account, there are a huge range of providers worldwide, but what effect does it have on search engine optimisation, if you choose a website hosting service with servers in a different country to your main market? Will you rank better in local search if your site is hosted on a server […]

  • Bologna's Jewish Ghetto

    Bologna’s Jewish Ghetto

    Bologna’s Jewish Ghetto is small but a deeply moving place to the traveller visiting this medieval city. At its heart is the Jewish Museum (Museo Ebraico) in Via Valdonica, a small but well curated Museum that documents the history of Jewish life and culture in the region. The Ghetto Ebraico or Jewish Ghetto in Bologna […]

  • Bologna's Quadrilatero Market

    Food Shopping in the Quadrilatero

    The small alleyways on the eastern-side of Piazza Maggiore, bounded roughly by via Rizzoli, via Castiglione, via Farini, piazza Galvani and via dell’Archiginnasio make up the area known locally as the Quadrilatro – a picture-postcard-pretty market area where you can buy all sorts of amazing local produce, from fish through to fruit, vegetables, and various […]

  • Bologna’s Shoah Memorial

    Bologna’s Shoah Memorial is a stark monument, placed prominently in a new square developed as part of the new high-speed train station, at the corner of Via Matteoti and Via Carracci. The project, a collaboration between the local institutions and the Jewish community of Bologna, was officially unvelied on the 27th of January 2016,  International Holocaust […]

  • MuoviBo – a 12km Walking Itinerary in Bologna

    The Comune of Bologna has launched a special initiative, largely aimed at the health and well-being of local residents, but also very useful for tourists who want to walk around Bologna’s medieval city centre. MuoviBo is a 12km walking circular walking itinerary, that has as its official 1st station  the Parco Montagnola. 11km of the […]

  • Mark Kozelek covers Waylon Jennings (with Mimi Parker & Will Oldham)

    Mark Kozelek (Red House Painters, and subsequently Sun Kill Moon) has put a cover of the Waylon Jennings’ track Amanda online. The cover,  a collaboration with Low’s Mimi Parker and Will Oldham, is one of the tracks from his upcoming covers Album Mark Kozelek Sings Favorites, due out on Caldo Verde Records on May 27th. Amanda was […]

  • Places you must see in Ireland

    50 Places You Must See in Ireland

    There are, of course, thousands of places to see in Ireland, a country rich with history and natural beauty. We’ve put together, though, a varied list of places throughout the whole Island (including Northern Ireland), that together will give you a great experience of the Emerald Isle. Ben Bulben, Co. Sligo Ben Bulben, or Binn […]

  • Piazza Maggiore – from Charles V to Joe Strummer

    Bologna’s Piazza Maggiore is a magnificent square, in the heart of this important Italian city. Bologna is characterised by its porticos, so Piazza Maggiore – along with its adjoining Piazza Nettuno – is one of the few large open spaces that you encounter in Bologna’s city centre. It’s a natural meeting place – the Bolognese […]

  • Bologna's Marconi Airport

    Bologna’s Guglielmo Marconi Airport -Useful Info

    Bologna’s airport, named after Guglielmo Marconi ( Nobel Prize Winner, and one of the pioneering inventors of modern radios), is just 6km from the city centre, making it very easy to get to and from. Getting to and from G.Marconi Airport Aerobus: There is a dedicated bus (Aerobus) that connects Bologna’s airport and train station, […]