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Alumna Franchini adds three travel guides

Nichole Franchini '81 recently released three new titles in the Karen Brown's Guides series. Copies of each book are available at The College Store.

“Karen Brown's Tuscany and Umbria” is regional guide to two favorite Italian destinations. A companion in planning a vacation to this part of the world, this volume details the architectural treasures, historical cities, medieval hill towns, vineyards and enchanting destinations, and features more than 200 hotels, villas and bed and breakfasts from affordable to decadent.

“Karen Brown's Italy Hotels” reviews more than 260 fabulous hotels from the southern shores of Sicily to the northern mountains and all points in between.

“Karen Brown's Italy B&Bs” profiles memorable places to stay ranging from the simple to luxurious villas that rent by the week. In cities such as Rome, Florence and Venice, it also includes a selection of albergos, pensiones and small hotels.