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Otranto, pure beauty Apulia-style

The scenic walled town of Otranto in Apulia is fascinating and rich in history: its stone paved streets, its alleys leading to the sea, and its...

Celebrate Pasquetta with FAI

FAI - the National Trust for Italy - is op ening some special properties for the occasion of Pasquetta , the Easter Monday holiday in Italy. This...

The Salone del Mobile opens in Milano

From April 4th to the 9th, The Milan Furniture Fair will take place at the Fiera Milano Rho. Know as "Salone Internazione del Mobile" or just "il...

The amazing Festa di Sant'Agata

On this episode of You, Me and Sicily highlights from the Festa di Saint Agatha in Catania, one of the biggest religious festivals in the world!
Piazza del Quirinale, Rome, 2017 - copyright Irene Kung

Rome through the eyes of Irene Kung

Irene Kung ’s solo show just opened at the Galleria Valentina Bonomo at via del Portico d’Ottavia 13, Rome. The show will close on May 20th, so there...

Pasta e Piselli with Cooking with Nonna

Rossella and her Nonna teach us to make a wonderful pasta with peas - perfect for spring!

The fair beauty of Vigevano

Want t discover a small yet beautiul town, with a nice atmosphere and even nicer people? When visiting Lombardy most people concentrate on larger,...

La Dolce Vita in Castel Gandolfo

The name of the interesting village of Castel Gandolfo comes from the castle, built by the Gandolfi family in the 12th century and, today, the borgo...

Bucolic charm of Frosolone, Molise

A picture perfect country village, Frosolone has kept its bucolic charm throughout the centuries and still looks like something out of a fairytale...

Giornate FAI di Primavera – 25th edition on March 25th and 26th– 1000 places to visit in Italy

It is time again for the annual Giornate FAI di Primavera – FAI Spring Days this time with more than 1000 wonderful places open all over Italy -...

Giornate FAI di Primavera – 25th edition on March 25th and 26th– 1000 places to visit in Italy

It is time again for the annual Giornate FAI di Primavera – FAI Spring Days this time with more than 1000 wonderful places open all over Italy -...

The Old Charm of Vogogna

A visit to quaint Vogogna, the ancient capital of the Ossola Valley, should start outside the village center, at the Oratorio di San Pietro, an...

The windmills of Borghetto

Borghetto sul Mincio is a gorgeous little town, famous for its old windmills on the river Mincio and for its rich history and architecture. Watching...

Tuscan-style food alive and well at Gallo Nero in Portland

Why did Davide Filippini call his Portland, Oregon restaurant Gallo Nero? If you have time to sit down over a glass of prosecco and chat with him,...

San Vito Lo Capo, seaside gem

Falling in love with one of Sicily’s most charming towns is easy: the road that takes you to San Vito Lo Capo runs in such a beautiful landscape one...