Archaeology

Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 05/10/2022 - 10:15
As far as Italian archaeological sites go, Pompeii gets all the love. There are however quite a few more fascinating sites scattered across Italy that can…
Culture
by ITALY | Wed, 04/13/2022 - 05:00
Amid ancient mosaics and the remains of patrician villas in Pompeii, a four-legged robot dog moves confidently on the uneven stone paved streets. It is not the…
Culture
by Myra Robinson | Thu, 04/07/2022 - 03:42
A visit to Rome is like a living history lesson. Wherever you go, there are layers of evidence beneath your feet, or crumbling remains of former glory around…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 03/18/2022 - 05:06
2021 was an exciting ‘archeological year’ in Italy, with many finds that helped shed light on the country’s ancient history. We have selected a few that…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 01/05/2022 - 05:33
Archaeologists at Pompeii continue to unearth exciting finds. In early November, excavations at Villa di Civita Giuliana, a majestic suburban estate, revealed…
Food + Wine
by cynthialpchaplin | Mon, 09/27/2021 - 12:04
Sustainable architecture is a subject that has been steadily gaining in interest and prominence over the past several years. This development is particularly…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 09/16/2021 - 03:11
The remains of an ancient Roman road and dock have been discovered at the bottom of the Venice lagoon. The discovery is important because it suggests that…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 08/26/2021 - 08:52
Pompeii never stops surprising, as Italy’s Culture Minister Dario Franceschini put it when commenting on the latest extraordinary discovery at Italy’s most…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 08/04/2021 - 12:05
Everybody knows Pompeii, and yes, if you’re in the southern Italian region of Campania, it would be hard not to go see it, but be aware that Campania has many…
Travel
by phoebejessicahunt | Tue, 07/20/2021 - 02:33
The latest trend in “Astrotourism” across Italy has thankfully got nothing to do with the rather exclusive million-dollar space travel being touted by Elon…