It is the longest river in Italy and it gives the name to one of its richest areas, the Pianura Padana, but the Po, ...
Fun yet functional, stylish yet sexy. You can’t get much more Italian than a Vespa. Now scooter lovers in Western Washington ...
The quaint town of Volterra, in the Pisa province of Tuscany, is known worldwide as the Italian capital of alabaster. The ...
When you think of Italy and the summer holidays, an image comes immediately to mind: handsome Gregory Peck and charming Audrey Hepburn happily riding their Vespa, with an elegant, black-and-white ...
If you came to Italy in the past twenty years, you’ve definitely seen it, even if you’ve never been to Turin, because the ...
The stunning Amalfi coastline might be one of Italy’s most recognized landscapes. A spectacularly clear sea laps at the shore ...
Love it or hate it Milan is, with Rome, the most important city in the country. For many, it is the real capital of Italy, because it is its main economic and commercial center. Milan is ...
When we think of Italian history, thoughts fly to Rome and the Renaissance, certainly not to the very early centuries – or should we say, millennia – of Humankind’s own existence, prehistory.
Every Italian school child knows that “the fathers of the Italian language are Dante Alighieri, Francesco Petrarca, and ...
Dear Readers, Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807- 1882) was contacted by our 16th president, Abraham Lincoln, during the Civil War ...
Italy is a country where cheese is king. So much so, we kind of fight with our cousins, the French, to decide who loves ...
Eating in Italy is one of life’s greatest pleasures. And eating seasonally in Italy is off the charts delicious. Bright red, ripe tomatoes. Sweet, ripe strawberries picked at their peak. Melanzane ...