Perugia

Vintage artwork, initial concept designed by artist Federico Seneca for Perugina in 1922. (courtesy Perugina Nestlè Italia)

Chocolate wars: what’s Italy’s real chocolate making capital?

In Italy you know Winter has finally arrived when, upon entering a café in the mid-afternoon, the comforting scent of hot chocolate and whipped cream...
Ussita come Amatrice: il nostro paese è finito. Nuove forti scosse nelle Marche

Ussita come Amatrice: il nostro paese è finito. Nuove forti scosse nelle Marche

"Il nostro paese è finito". Un grido di dolore dal sindaco di Ussita, che come Amatrice è crollata sotto la forza delle scosse che in serata hanno...
Umbria Jazz Festival 2016 – Report from Perugia

Umbria Jazz Festival 2016 – Report from Perugia

There was a lull in the city of Perugia during the week leading up to the Umbria Jazz 2016 festival before the jazz fans arrive and fill the city to...
Da Perugia al mondo: prodotti made in Italy a casa tua

Da Perugia al mondo: prodotti made in Italy a casa tua

La base è a Perugia, nel cuore verde dell’Umbria. Da lì ogni giorno partono per il mondo un migliaio di prodotti che si fregiano della carta d’...
Opened in 1817 by Antonio Cova, this historical café and patisserie has served illustrious guests throughout the decades

Sweet holiday treats at Italy’s historical patisseries

When it comes to holiday sweets, each region in Italy has its specialty, from cakes to torrone, from panettone to nougat. And although nowadays most...
Italy is known for its craft beers as well as its wines

Beer love: discovering Italy’s craft breweries

When one thinks of the most popular drink in Italy, wine comes immediately to mind – from the famous reds of the Chianti region to the bubbles of...
Umbria Jazz, the International Jazz Festival in Perugia.The program with the most important artists,free concerts,pubs,bars and jam sessions

Umbria Jazz 2015 only one of the many reasons to visit beautiful Perugia

There’s a certain something about listening to your favorite song under a starry sky on a warm summer night: open air music festivals are, for music...
Vittoria Zupicich

Between People and architecture: Vittoria Zupicich's vision of architecture as usable art

Passion for photography and art is something that can develop during somebody’s life in a totally unexpected way. Or it can be the result of a very...
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...

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