Events

Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Sat, 10/01/2022 - 02:21
This month's collection of events has a competitive edge — from road races right down to a contest celebrating strange varieties of apples. But there's also a…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Wed, 08/31/2022 - 13:32
September in Italy brings a great variety of events and festivals for the whole family to enjoy. Whether your tastes are for food and cooking, traditional…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Mon, 08/01/2022 - 08:35
The final month of summer will pack a punch, with spirited festivals set to appeal to a range of age groups and interests. Some of these more traditional…
Culture
by Myra Robinson | Tue, 07/26/2022 - 10:37
​​After nearly three years of decreased tourist traffic, Venice is back to its usual saturation point this summer, in part due to the Biennale Arte currently…
Life + Style
by Rob LeDonne | Fri, 07/15/2022 - 09:04
My taxi zips down the narrow road that wraps around Lake Como like a belt. Motorbikes and cars are zooming by so precariously, I’m tempted to perform the sign…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Wed, 06/29/2022 - 09:12
It’s the heart of summer and Italy is celebrating in style with a host of special events. Music will play an important part in July festivals with sounds…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 06/21/2022 - 06:28
Summer has started dramatically early in Italy this year. For several weeks now, temperatures have been above average, following a mild, mostly rain-free…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Mon, 05/30/2022 - 13:43
Much of this month's list puts an emphasis on communication. Whether through language in song, poetry or show, June's festival line-up seeks to educate…
Culture
by John Bensalhia | Wed, 04/27/2022 - 02:44
It's the last month of Spring, and Italy is in full bloom with its list of events – funnily enough, some of those horticultural happenings are mentioned in…
Culture
by editorial | Tue, 04/26/2022 - 06:22
The numerous frescoes depicting explicit sensual and erotic scenes at Pompeii have surprised (and in some cases, even embarrassed) archaeologists and visitors…