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Discover Italy’s Top Secrets, Legends, Myths & News


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Gold in the Glass – A Journey in the Prosecco Region

Do you know that Veneto is one of the most visited regions of Italy, thanks to its immense historical, artistic, and architectural heritage and natural landscape? In Veneto there is something for everyone: beautiful art cities to get lost in a journey through time, long stretches of beaches perfect for weekend getaways, mountain resorts for winter sports and hiking paths and hilly villages loved by visitors of all ages … CONTINUE READING


Venice, Love and Casanova

Venice and Love – The Myths of the Lagoon

Undoubtedly, a trip to Venice is a 360 ° experience that blends history, beauty and mystery, like the one that surrounds the story of Casanova. Giacomo Casanova is one of the most famous Venetian in history for his reputation as a traveler and great seducer. His adventures have been passed down through the centuries, in a plot that blends history and myth, but certainly his autobiography, “Story of My Life”, is a perfect … CONTINUE READING


Venice and Love - The Myths of the Lagoon: Peggy Guggenheim

Venice and Love – The Myths of the Lagoon: Peggy Guggenheim

Among the key ingredients of a trip to Venice there is art, which in the lagoon takes the most varied forms. Every corner is steeped in history and beauty. But there is a place that more than others is a declaration of love to the city, a precious gift, a priceless legacy: the Peggy Guggenheim Foundation of Venice. Overlooking the Grand Canal, we find Palazzo … CONTINUE READING


Summer Arts in Rome

Summer Arts in Rome

If you are planning to visit the Italian capital, the summer season is an excellent time to appreciate the art of Rome and its history with the aid of good weather, from the Colosseum to the Imperial Forums, passing through countless squares and fountains. But the beauty of Rome is that, if it does rain, you can always take shelter under the walls of the many ancient buildings … CONTINUE READING


Romantic Rome - The 10 Most Beautiful Places (Part 1)

Romantic Rome – The 10 Most Beautiful Places (Part 1)

To come up with a list of the most beautiful places in Rome is a difficult task, if not impossible. But if you’ve never been to Rome, this – albeit partial – selection can be a great starting point. Here’s what you can not miss to discover the magic of the richest capital of history and heritage in the world. Let’s start! … CONTINUE READING


Romantic Rome - The 10 Most Beautiful Places (Part 2)

Romantic Rome – The 10 Most Beautiful Places (Part 2)

We continue our journey through the most picturesque and romantic places of Rome, between history and legends. Among today’s places, some are guardians of vows of love while others of vows of honesty. Let’s discover them together! … CONTINUE READING


The Porcellino Market and the Fountain of Fortune in Florence

The Porcellino Market and the Fountain of Fortune in Florence

Walking through many Italian cities you will come across several fountains, and with the summer heat, often stifling of our country, they are the salvation of thirsty tourists. But above all, they are beautiful. Walking around Florence you might even drink straight from the mouth of a wild boar, although everyone calls him a “piggy” … CONTINUE READING


Florence: Michelangelo's Week 2016

Florence: Michelangelo’s Week 2016

Even this year we preset the recurring artistic event, sponsored by the City of Florence, organized by Mus.e in collaboration with Laurentian Opera and the Basilica of San Lorenzo, to celebrate the great Tuscan artist – running from July 14 to 21. … CONTINUE READING


5 Things to Know about Feast of the Redeemer

5 Things to Know about Feast of the Redeemer

Less than a month away from the Feast of the Redeemer, 2016, the event that marks the Venetian summer’s peak; an “old party”, more than 5 centuries old, that year after year continues to entertain, amuse and enchant. The lagoon’s waters, the boats, the fireworks; very little is needed to recreate the magic every year, when thousands of people race to get a little spot on the water … CONTINUE READING


Venice 73rd: 10 Days of Films in the Lagoon

Venice 73rd: 10 Days of Films in the Lagoon

Just a few days away from the 73rd Edition of the Venice Film Festival. The event held every year at the end of summer that brings to the Lido of Venice some of the most notable international filmmakers raising awareness on major social and cultural issues while bringing together a global star system all topped by the inevitable glitter & glamour of the movie industry … CONTINUE READING


In Italy, Quality Seawater: Blue Flags 2016

In Italy, Quality Seawater: Blue Flags 2016

The beauty of the sea surrounding “the boot” – as it is often called Italy for its bizarre shape of a boot – is known around the world. It’s been the scene of countless films, it has inspired poets and writers and it’s been the setting to who knows how many fleeting love affairs, kept between the sunny memories and sand that only summer can leave … CONTINUE READING