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We recently published an article how Sicily,  in an attempt to attract more tourists to its shores, was to implement travel bonuses and  offer free nights on hotel bookings. What comes out  today is  that, in fact, beautiful Trinacria is …

When  he received the Oscar, Ennio Morricone said: “I consider this prize as a point of  departure, not of arrival.” Probably we should all embrace the spirit of this man, a true Italian  icon, a maestro  who “has been and …

On the first of July,  the EU took yet another step towards “normality,” opening up its borders to 15 countries outside of the Union, without enforcing any quarantine procedure. Traveling among states member had already begun in early June, allowing …

Some artists write history, define styles. True King Midas, they transform into gold everything they touch. They do leave a mark in life. Ennio Morricone only needed seven notes. Notes that, on the pentagram, would become poetry, vibration of the …

Traveling for real may be  difficult right now, but nothing says we can’t travel with our minds or  preparing for our next trip somehow. To do both at once, I thought it may be nice to take an ideal taxi …

Issue 7, Dott. Francesco Chiappelli, Prof. emeritus UCLA Center for the Health Sciences Dott. Francesco Chiappelli, Prof. Emer. UCLA Center for the Health Sciences. For comments, questions or the Italian version of these few thoughts, please contact: Chiappelli.research@gmail.com CoViD-19 pandemic …

During those first, dramatic days of lockdown balconies became, for a large number of Italians, the sole place to experience human contact. Stepping outside on that small, reassuring outdoor corner of our home was the closest thing  to our former …

Gucci. Even if the name doesn’t immediately conjure up images of iconic green and red wide stripe motifs on everything from watches to leggings to luggage, unquestionably the name is instantly recognized by most anyone tuned into high end fashion.  …

Finally, Italy is up and working again. Our borders are open to all other EU countries, stores and restaurants finally welcome customers and patrons,  and our museums, too, are able to display their treasures to the world again. We are …

Issue 6, Dott. Francesco Chiappelli, Prof. Emerito UCLA Center for the Health Sciences CoViD-19 pandemic as of 3 June 2020: Globally  – Confirmed Cases: 6,567,060+; Fatalities: 387,899+. Recovered: 3,164,250+ Italia – Confirmed Cases: 233,600+; Fatalities: 33,600+. Recovered: 160,940+ US – …