Festival

Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 02/22/2022 - 03:27
For the first time in two years, the Venice Carnival returns to an in-person event, after it was canceled in 2020 and entirely virtual in 2021.  The 2022…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Wed, 10/27/2021 - 09:08
Christmas is on the horizon as John Bensalhia takes a look at November's events. With science, books and classic food specialties in the mix, the big news of…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 09/15/2021 - 03:26
The Venice Film Festival, Italy’s most glamorous film festival, organized by La Biennale di Venezia, returned in style to Venice’s beachfront Lido, with…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Wed, 07/28/2021 - 12:04
Performance is on the agenda this month with a wealth of events dedicated to various arts-based realms. These include music, street art, literature, and even…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Mon, 06/28/2021 - 10:08
The traditional elements of summer are in place this July, with events covering popular foods, music, and the arts. It's a great chance to enjoy the sunshine…
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by james.appleton | Mon, 03/15/2021 - 04:33
The words ‘Italy’ and ‘culture’ have gone hand in hand for centuries. The epic verse of Dante; the Renaissance artwork of the likes of da Vinci and…
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by Silvia Donati | Wed, 03/03/2021 - 02:46
Italian pop legend Laura Pausini won the Best Original Song award at the 2021 Golden Globes.  The winning song, “Io Sì (Seen),” is from the Sophia Loren-…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 02/10/2021 - 04:41
Italy hosts some of the most famous and beautiful Carnival celebrations in the world. But, alas, Carnival 2021 will be a very different affair from what we’re…
Life + Style
by John Bensalhia | Tue, 02/02/2021 - 03:02
John Bensalhia looks at ways of enjoying the traditionally busy February in 2021. This month's events collection is a notably different proposition to…
Travel
by John Bensalhia | Tue, 12/29/2020 - 02:58
With Covid-19 restrictions still in place, Italian events are still pressing on in the new year – either online of with tight safety precautions in place. John…