Places

Food + Wine
by Luciana.Squadrilli | Wed, 09/22/2021 - 18:30
Imagine a place with enchanting mansions and their own private piers, luxury hotels, and panoramic campsites, romantic lakeside promenades, or bike trails…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 09/22/2021 - 05:38
Fall in Italy is synonymous with vendemmia (grape harvest), so this makes it a perfect time to visit small towns and villages immersed among rolling hills and…
Food + Wine
by Anonymous (not verified) | Thu, 09/16/2021 - 06:14
On the night of 29 October 2018, winds travelling at 200 km per hour (124 miles an hour) hit northern Italy. Codenamed Storm Vaia, it was the largest single…
Culture
by Laura Morelli | Tue, 08/10/2021 - 10:01
2020 marked the five hundredth anniversary of the death of Raffaello Sanzio, an Italian Renaissance artist whose influence on later generations can hardly be…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 07/09/2021 - 11:22
With its 7,500 kilometers of coastline, Italy is a paradise for beach lovers. If you visit il bel Paese in summer, why not spend a few days at the beach; it’s…
Food + Wine
by Luciana.Squadrilli | Thu, 07/01/2021 - 02:50
Named Italian Culture Capital for 2022, the small island of Procida is somehow a thing apart from the larger and more famous Flegrean Islands off the coast of…
Travel
by Anna Lebedeva | Mon, 05/31/2021 - 06:44
Italy is filled with abandoned towns and villages. It is estimated that there are over 2,000 of them in the country, gradually crumbling and being swallowed by…
Culture
by suzvanallen | Mon, 05/24/2021 - 09:43
May is The Month of Mary, according to Catholic tradition. That’s why all over Italy you’ll see her statues adorned with spring flowers.  Christians began to…
Life + Style
by james.appleton | Wed, 05/05/2021 - 12:08
Visitors to Italy, even those to the mountains and lakes of Lombardy, often skip the region’s capital. Milan’s weather is less reliable than Tuscany’s, and its…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 04/27/2021 - 07:45
Rome’s iconic pine trees, a symbol of the Italian capital and an integral part of the city’s landscape, are at risk of dying.  A parasite from North America,…