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Five Favorites: Beaches in Calabria

It seems that I'm not the only one thinking of lazing on a beach right about now. This week, Italofile…

10 years ago

Italian Cities and Regions

Before you plan your trip to Italy, take a moment to understand Italy's cities and regions. (more…)

4 months ago

From Foreign Language to Lingua Franca: Italian Immersion Programs in Italy

I have a confession. Despite having lived in Italy for nearly three years and having studied Italian off and on for…

2 years ago

Five Favorite Flavors From Ferrara and Modena

To ring in the New Year, my family and I rented a farmhouse for a few days on the outskirts…

2 years ago

The Man, the Myth, the Legend: Saint Valentine of Terni

Saint Valentine, a Christian bishop from Terni, Umbria, was martyred in Rome during the 3rd century AD. Learn more about…

2 years ago

More Than A Mocha: Torino’s Sweet, Rich Bicerin

The bicerin is an important part of the coffee culture in Torino (Turin). Learn more about the bicerin.

2 years ago

Before Considering a Move to Italy, Check Out This Quality of Life Index

Considering a move to Italy? The annual quality of life index will provide you a starter checklist of factors to…

3 years ago

Will Work For Wine: Luca Signorelli’s Orvieto Duomo Contract and His Intoxicating, Apocalyptic Fresco Cycle

In 1499, Tuscan artist Luca Signorelli signed a contract to paint two remaining sections of the Cappella Nuova (new chapel) of…

4 years ago

Italy’s A3 Autostrada Near Completion 50 Years After Project Began

It's been called the "shame of Italy" and for good reason. The A3 autostrada, a 443km highway that is to…

4 years ago

The Monumental Trees of Italy

  Have you seen this book? Many years ago, I found this book while browsing the clearance stacks at a…

4 years ago

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