UNESCO World Heritage Site

Travel
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 04/15/2021 - 04:41
Classified as one of Italy’s most beautiful historic villages, Civita di Bagnoregio will be vying for Unesco World Heritage status.  The proposal came early…
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…
Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 01/08/2021 - 00:00
Among Italy’s Unesco World Heritage Sites aren’t just artworks, castles, cities and monuments; there are also entire areas, such as the vineyard landscape of…
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…