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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...
Mariano Dallapé, fisarmonica, Italian Music, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Mariano Dallapé and the fascinating journey of his fisarmonica

“In Italy the most important person who, thanks to his genial intuition, managed to change the archaic organetto into the more powerful and complex...
Dimmi tutto, new Cafe, coffee, Italian style, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Dimmi tutto, the new Cafe teaching how to have coffee in the perfect Italian style

Making an Italian coffee is considered an art. But what about having a real espresso and enjoying that moment as most Italians do? While the ability...
Tuscany, Bay Area, Pisa Tower, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

A new connection between Tuscany and the Bay Area promotes the beauty of Italian art and history in America

From Tuscany to the United States, with some special events in San Francisco: the celebrations for the 950th anniversary since the first stone of the...
Napoli sotterranea, Naples, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Napoli sotterranea: discovering the heart of Naples through its ancient underground city

An unexplored world once connected with the one above: Napoli sotterranea , the underground city, is a hundred-thirty feet underneath the sea level...
“The adventure of Giulia”, Michelle, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

“The adventure of Giulia”, a book which turned into a best seller for bilingual kids

If you meet Michelle for the first time, you can’t help but be impressed from her beautiful brown eyes as well as her big smile. Michelle is only 8...
Caffè letterario, Italian dolce vita, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Caffè letterario, where culture meets the Italian dolce vita

More than a cafe, better than a bookstore: the Caffè Letterario tradition started four centuries ago in Europe when artists and writers used to meet...
Mauro Battocchi, Italian Consul, San Francisco, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

A first step into the new year looking back at 2014: a conversation with Mauro Battocchi, Italian Consul in San Francisco

2014 has been a long and full year for the Italian community in the Bay Area. As moments and people marked the last twelve months, the end of the...

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