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Going nuts…

Yesterday we went with some friends to Caprarola. Capararola is a really nice village near Viterbo, so… about 60 km for central Rome, but, as we live to Lido di Roma, something like 95 km. We arrived in the evening and we had a walk just to discover the beauty of the place. As  soon as I went out of the car I came across to this little fountain with birds. Very romantic. Then we started to walk and we reached the magnificent Palazzo Farnese, built in the 16th century by the noble family Farnese . Then we visited the narrow streets of Caprarola. And we also found shops with nice signs, like this one:  ” Hairdressers since 3 generations”. We had also the chance to be there during the “Sagra della Nocciola di Caprarola”. It’s a fair held every year to celebrate the most important Caparola’s product:  hazelnuts. I love hazelnuts! They were selling toasted hazelnuts and a cream called Nellina, which is a hazelnut cream, similar to Nutella, but withouth preservative. They make …