Culture
by Georgette Jupe | Thu, 02/18/2016 - 00:47
“Italy, and the spring and first love all together should suffice to make the gloomiest person happy”  – Bertrand Russell. Bertrand had a point there, since…
Culture
by Myra Robinson | Tue, 02/09/2016 - 03:36
It’s impossible to say how long I have been visiting Venice: 25 years, perhaps. And yet… there’s always something new to discover; some faded campo with pots…
Life + Style
by csabino | Thu, 02/04/2016 - 05:40
Rome’s countless attractions draw millions of tourists each year, but hiding in plain view are a number of sites, the glorious palazzi still owned by the…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 10/30/2015 - 06:15
Call it a one-of-a-kind museum: the Museum of Mummies in the quaint little town of Ferentillo, in Umbria’s verdant Valnerina, does not display your usual…
Culture
by Georgette Jupe | Thu, 10/22/2015 - 04:37
One of the most impressive restoration projects in the world, after 45 million euros spent, some of Florence's most important medieval and Renaissance…
Life + Style
by Myra Robinson | Wed, 09/09/2015 - 06:02
Photo credit: http://www.inexhibit.com/ The 2015 summer season is almost over, and Venice is still packed, as it is every other year, with the usual polluting…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 09/03/2015 - 02:00
While Venice is swarmed by A-listers and their fans these days due to the Venice Film Festival, let’s step off the red carpet for a moment to immerse ourselves…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 06/17/2015 - 06:50
A museum and restaurant dedicated to the legendary Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti opened in Milan last week to coincide with Expo.    The Pavarotti Milano…
Culture
by John Bensalhia | Tue, 05/26/2015 - 04:46
John Bensalhia is your guide to some of the most notable museum and gallery destinations in Italy... HG Wells pioneered the concept. Doctor Who achieves it…