The Curious Traveler

Travel
by editorial | Tue, 05/03/2022 - 06:04
Travelers to Italy in search of an authentic local experience that can also do good to the country’s small farmers now have an opportunity to do so. Italy’s ‘…
Life + Style
by editorial | Wed, 04/27/2022 - 08:31
For 100 years, Casa Rosa in Rome has been the final resting place for about 1,000 pets, from dogs and cats to hens, pigeons and even a lioness named Greta.  …
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 03/30/2022 - 00:00
“There’s nowhere on earth quite like Italy. Every mouthful here is an eruption,” says Stanley Tucci in the 30-second trailer previewing season 2 of the…
Culture
by eshemaria | Thu, 03/03/2022 - 02:53
Art Nouveau, or what in Italy is called Stile Liberty or Liberty Style, might not be the first architectural style that comes to mind in Rome. Of course,…
Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 02/23/2022 - 08:52
The historic cafés of Italy aren’t just places for drinking coffee; having retained the atmosphere and traditions of times gone by, they represent the memory…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 02/03/2022 - 03:12
There are several ‘lucky’ spots in Italy where, according to popular belief, if you visit them or perform a simple ritual, often passed down through the…
Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 02/01/2022 - 09:43
To fully appreciate the history and craft behind some of the world’s most celebrated wines - those made in Piedmont’s Monferrato - you need to head underground…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 01/26/2022 - 05:42
To mark the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust, January 27, we take a stroll through Jewish Ferrara, a city with one…
Travel
by Georgette Jupe | Sun, 01/09/2022 - 16:31
"Let the curtain rise and the spotlights turn on: it is Time for a New Renaissance!" -- Antonia Sautter Imagine taking part in one of the most exclusive…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 01/04/2022 - 03:11
Among the many marvels of Villa Borghese in Rome is a water clock few may be aware of.  To admire it in all its beauty and engineering prowess, you have to…