Matera

The Ancient Cave Churches of Matera

During the filming of The Passion of the Christ in Matera, everyone around Jim Caviezel, the actor who played Christ, said they saw fire coming out...
Good luck Matera and the Materani people

Good luck Matera and the Materani

The European Union and its culture ministers officially designated the UNESCO-listed Matera has European culture capital. Matera was formally named...
Five Italian cities to be Capitals of the Italian Culture in 2015

Five Italian cities to be Capitals of the Italian Culture in 2015

On October 17, 2014 the selection panel of 13 independent experts responsible for assessing the Italian cities competing to be European Capital of...
Matera the most visited during Easter's weekend

Matera the most visited during Easter's weekend

As the remake of the sword-and-sandal epic 'Ben Hur' movie dating back to 1959 is happening in Matera, new crowds of visitors visited the the region...
Matera, capitale culturale 2019, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Il successo di Matera capitale culturale merito della sua ‘esistenza nuova’

In queste ore di gioia per la Basilicata, il modo migliore per festeggiare la designazione di Matera a “Capitale Europea della Cultura 2019” è quello...
Regata Storica, Venezia, Serenissima, Cultura italiana, Societa italiana, Tradizione veneziana

A Venezia è di scena lo spettacolo unico della Regata Storica

Lo sforzo e il trionfo. La gioia e gli applausi. L'orgoglio e l'appartenenza. La massa e il campiello. Bagliori attraversano i secoli. Incessanti...