Italy's Best

Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 05/05/2021 - 03:35
A draft bill currently under examination by the Italian Senate aims to safeguard and protect artisanal gelato, a symbol of Italian gastronomic excellence…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 04/22/2021 - 05:37
For the first time in its 170-year history, British news agency Reuters, one of the largest in the world, has appointed a woman to be editor in chief, and that…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 01/12/2021 - 00:00
Italy is the country with the largest number of Unesco World Heritage sites in the world, and, every year, more areas or monuments vie for the prestigious…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 01/05/2021 - 06:09
The art of glass bead making is the latest Italian addition to Unesco’s prestigious list of of intangible cultural heritage (other additions in recent years…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 01/01/2021 - 00:00
Dear ITALY lovers, Buon Anno!  Before we delve into new and exciting stories for 2021, here’s our usual round-up that we share at the beginning of every year…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 12/16/2020 - 10:13
The iconic Caffè Florian in Venice prepares to celebrate 300 years since it opened its doors on December 29, 1720.  Caffè Florian has become such an icon of…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 08/04/2020 - 00:00
Hard to guess maybe, but there are heartwarming stories to come out of the Covid-19 crisis. One such story is that of Carola and Vittoria, two young girls from…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 04/08/2020 - 04:44
People in need during this state of emergency over coronavirus are finding they’re not always left alone. Solidarity initiatives that are spreading through…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:00
Bologna’s famous porticoes have been approved as the Italian candidate for 2020 to Unesco’s World Heritage List. The decision was taken by Unesco’s Italian…