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Learning Rome's history through the oldest Christian catacombs

Visiting the oldest underground tunnels in the world and going through the history of Rome are one of the unforgettable experiences everybody deserve...
La Cleopatra, Venetian opera, Ars Minerva, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

La Cleopatra, a forgotten Venetian opera brought back to life by Ars Minerva organization

A commitment which puts together the passion for music; the revival of forgotten musical treasures; and the magic of the Opera to share with the...
Terracotta, cucù, craftsmanship, Matera, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Terracotta and cucù: the finest craftsmanship from Matera

We don’t know what his reaction was when he first saw it but, after a brief explanation, Morgan Freeman must have understood what the cucù — the...
Chiara of Assisi, Italian novelist, Dacia Maraini, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The fascinating story Chiara of Assisi told by Italian novelist Dacia Maraini

Part of the generation of the 30s, Dacia Maraini is more than just a writer: in fact, as she took part to the group of intellectuals, she is now...
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, il salotto di Milano, 150 years, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II: il salotto di Milano celebrates 150 years

If, after travelling to Milan, you have the feeling that you have visited more than one city at the same time, don’t consider yourself a fool. The...
Max Papeschi, exhibition, “Fifty Shades of Gold”, San Francisco, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

From theatre to art: Max Papeschi and his solo exhibition “Fifty Shades of Gold” in San Francisco

From theatre and cinema to figurative arts: at this point of his career, Max Papeschi, the Italian artist with the first institutional solo...
Santa Maria della Scala, Siena, artistic treasure, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Santa Maria della Scala, an artistic treasure in the oldest European hospital

Between naturalism and real life, between dream and reality: walking through the Santa Maria della Scala museum will take you into a special world...
Bay Area, Italian creativity, Designers, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

From developers and manufacturers to designers and architects: shaping the Bay Area with Italian creativity

Taking a passeggiata along Columbus street in San Francisco can turn into a unique opportunity: in fact, in the way it keeps the authentic charm from...
Professor Jamiolkowski, Professor Viggiani, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Professor Jamiolkowski and Professor Viggiani: a talk with the two engineers who saved the Leaning Tower of Pisa

“ It can even incline five steps more without falling ”: the history of the Leaning Tower of Pisa is full of anecdotes and legends, which come along...
Trapani, città dei coralli, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

How Trapani became the famous "città dei coralli"

There is a story behind the Sicilian city of Trapani, well known for keeping its old features of a fishing village but able to become, over time, the...

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