UNESCO World Heritage Site

Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 08/28/2020 - 00:00
How limiting to be visiting a place based on just one world-famous site in order to take a quick snapshot to post on social media and then leave. This is often…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 10/22/2019 - 05:06
The Cavallerizza Reale in Turin, a Unesco World Heritage site, caught fire early on Monday. A portion of the roof collapsed. Turin firefighters extinguished…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 10/01/2019 - 05:52
Sicilian Baroque is a distinctive form of Baroque architecture in Sicily, which flourished after a massive earthquake in 1693 destroyed at least 45 towns in…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 09/18/2019 - 00:00
The profile of the Norman Cathedral is the most recognizable element of Cefalù’s urban skyline. With its imposing two towers, the building has stood out…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 08/23/2019 - 00:18
The southern region of Campania – the one you’re most likely to visit for Pompeii and the Amalfi Coast – has five Unesco World Heritage sites (plus one you can…
Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 07/16/2019 - 03:00
The ‘Hills of Prosecco di Conegliano and Valdobbiadene’, in the Veneto region, have been added to Unesco’s World Heritage Sites list. The decision was…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 02/05/2019 - 09:25
Inclusion in Unesco’s World Heritage list has become a coveted target as the status is said to bring more visitors to a destination. So every year, decisions…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 10/31/2018 - 01:13
The canals of Venice, the Baroque cities of Sicily’s Val di Noto, the picturesque views of the Cinque Terre, the medieval alleys of Ferrara: it’s not just (…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 07/11/2018 - 00:00
The northern Italian city of Ivrea is Italy’s 54thUnesco World Heritage site. The announcement came July 1 during the 42nd meeting of the UNESCO World Heritage…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 07/26/2017 - 06:00
Two new sites have been added this year to the already substantial list of Italy’s Unesco World Heritage sites (at 53, the country with the most Unesco sites…