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Made in Umbria: “Fired Up” in Deruta!

Made in Umbria: “Fired Up” in Deruta!

I have always loved ceramic ware. I grew up with the vibrant colors and hand painted decorative designs around me and my attraction to and weakness...
Details of Palazzo Ducale on Piazza Castello in Mantua - Italy— Photo by fedevphoto

Mantua: Italian Capital of Culture 2016

Before this year is over, we must talk about Mantua. Every year the Italian government chooses a city to be the Italian Capital of Culture, during...
How Much Do You Know About the 5 Triumphal Arches of the Roman Forum?

How Much Do You Know About the 5 Triumphal Arches of the Roman Forum?

When I had my first visit to Rome, I bought a little book from a vendor called “Rome Past & Present.” It has photos of each ruin in the Roman...
The Development of Antognolla Castle

The Development of Antognolla Castle

According to the Italian News Agency, Russian Andrei Yakunin is investing 150 million euros in the development of the medieval castle of Antognolla...
Geometric Mosaics of Ancient Rome

Geometric Mosaics of Ancient Rome

One of my Italian passions is the study of the ancient Romans. I especially love the artwork, like the excavated wall frescoes in Pompeii and Ostia,...
Maremma, the heart of Tuscany

Maremma, the Heart of Tuscany

So, you think you’ve seen Tuscany. If you haven’t experienced the Maremma area of Tuscany, you have missed a unique part of Italy with beaches,...
A Meeting in Los Angeles to Talk About the Future of Columbus Day

A Meeting in Los Angeles to Talk About the Future of Columbus Day

The Los Angeles City Human Relations Commission would like to extend an invitation to join us for a special conversation/dialogue with members of the...
Hall of Emperors at Capitoline Museums Back To Its Beauty

Hall of Emperors at Capitoline Museums Back To Its Beauty

The famous Hall of the Emperors at the Capitoline Museums in Rome has been restored to its original beauty. The hall is home to the busts of 67...
The Fortress of the Verrucole

The Fortress of the Verrucole

Studentessa Matta explore the Medieval world at the Fortezza delle Verrucole. Ever since I was a little girl, I have dreamed of lords and ladies and...
The Study of The Neapolitan Music Is Now Into The George Washington University's Collection

The Study of The Neapolitan Music Is Now Into The George Washington University's Collection

The Georgetown University, the oldest and most prestigious American University, and the editor Lexington books have published one volume of the...

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