Italy Roundtable

3 Tips to Help You Plan Your Puglia Summer Accommodations

Planning a summer trip to Puglia? These three tips will help you avoid a hotel disaster.

6 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

Italy’s Alpini Corps: The Traditions Beyond the Feathered Cap

The grey felt cap adorned with a black raven feather worn by old northern Italian men and some modern-day camouflaged…

2 years ago

Five Lessons Learned While Living and Traveling in Italy

Reflection is part of the prescription for moving from one year into the next. So while I wanted to write…

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…

2 years ago

Ancient Greek Temples and Mozzarella di Bufala in Paestum, Campania

If you tell a Roman that you are going Paestum for the weekend, invariably he or she will tell you: "Make…

3 years ago

A Special Harvest: Exploring Anatomical Theaters in Padua and Bologna

Much of what we know today about anatomy was first discovered and documented in Renaissance Italy.

4 years ago

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