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Policies & legal stuff

Sorry to bother you with boring stuff. You’re reading ‘Italian Memories’ and - like any other websites - it uses cookies. Italian Memories DOES NOT stalk you nor steal your soul. However, due to the international attention to privacy matters, this site has to comply with the Data Protection Act 2018 (Act) accordingly incorporating the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This website must disclose those policies that may interest you, reader. So read these.

These policies are valid from 4th March 2020 and they may be updated in the future.


‘Italian Memories’ (’we’ or ‘us’) is written by Valentina Chirico and does not represent a newspaper. If you’re in Italy:

‘Italian Memories’ ( non costituisce una testata giornalistica, poiché viene aggiornato senza alcuna periodicità. Ai sensi della legge n. 62 del 07/03/2001 non può, quindi considerarsi un prodotto editoriale. I contenuti dei singoli post riportano unicamente il punto di vista dell’autore.


Disclosure Policy

‘Italian Memories’ may accept forms of cash advertising or other forms of compensation. All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third-party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements. 


The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this site. The owner of this site is not compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. The views and opinions expressed on this website are purely the site owners. If we claim or appear to be experts on a specific topic or product or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

Italian Memories does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.


Cookie Policy

‘Italian Memories’ uses cookies; these technologies are functional to the run of the website and its improvement, as well as the way you use the website.

What are these cookies?

Cookies are small text files that your device –  whether your pc or mobile – downloads when it visits a website. Cookies allow the website – and other sites using similar cookies – to recognise your device next time you visit it.










What type of cookies are used by Italian Memories and what do they do? How are we using them?  

Functional cookies allow Italian Memories to count visits and traffic, as well as to remember the choice you make while browsing, so we can provide more personal features.

Performance cookies collect information about how you use Italian Memories – for example which pages you visited or if you have found any error message. 

Tracking cookies are used to display relevant content and track the volume of visits. These cookies are able to track details about the visitors such as unique visitor number and number of clicks; therefore, they are used to measure the website performance and the effectiveness of ad campaigns. These are set by trusted third-party networks and are generally persistent in nature. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore, anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance. Without these cookies, certain functionality may become unavailable (e.g. videos).


Privacy Policy

‘Italian Memories’ does not collect, use, store or transfer any kinds of personal data about you. We do not collect identifying information such as first and/or last name, title, date of birth, and other identifiers. We do not ask for contact or financial information such as billing address, delivery address and telephone numbers.

We do collect for managing purposes technical data which include your internet protocol (IP) address, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this website.

We may aggregate anonymous data such as statistical or demographic data for marketing and site development purposes. Anonymous data is data that does not identify you as an individual. Aggregated data may be derived from your personal data but is not considered personal information in law because it does not reveal your identity. For example, we may aggregate profile data to assess interest in a product or service.





We may update this privacy notice from time to time as necessary. The terms that apply to you are those posted here on our website on the day you use our website. We advise you to print a copy for your records.


'Krumiri' -
traditional biscuits born in
Casale Monferrato



credits: via Google images

'Cicero rails against Catilina' by C. Maccari 
Palazzo Madama,
seat of the Italian Senate -
A celebratory Italian stamp 
credits: sole24ore

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Said that, enjoy your reading!

Gran Turchesi Colucci -
popular breakfast biscuits


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