Travel

The Goldsmith Art in Abruzzo

December 2019 |
One of the interesting and ancient traditions that the Abruzzo region boasts is certainly the art of goldsmithing. The most used materials are coral and gold. The latter is worked with a particular technique called filigree workmanship. The Abruzzo...

Christmas is Alive in Assisi

December 2019 |
Last-minute shopping forays, hours of cooking up a feast, gift-wrapping marathons, and a furious flurry of holiday party preparations are important elements of Christmastime for many. However, in some tiny mountain villages of Umbria, the locals...

A Taste of Italy, Los Angeles Style

December 2019 |
Taste of Italy Los Angeles, L.A.’s premiere Italian food and wine event, was held this year on Oct. 12 and featured award-winning restaurants, world-class wineries, celebrity chefs, and live entertainment. Held in the historic Pico House and Los...

Santa Rosalia and Festa Italia

November 2019 |
L’emigrazione dai paesi sulla costa ovest della Sicilia verso gli Stati Uniti è molto interessante, specialmente per come questi gruppi si sono poi assimilati, portando con sé la conoscenza della pesca e le loro feste tradizionali. A Monterey, in...

Japan Comes to the Veneto

November 2019 |
There's a small town south of Padua and an hour from Venice, off the beaten track but with plenty to attract the adventurous tourist, with its twin leaning towers, art nouveau houses and Renaissance buildings. This is Rovigo, a town in the heart of...

MUST GO: La Vendemmia in Italy

November 2019 |
In a country known for wine production, the harvest season in Italy is an important time of year. Cities, towns and villages across the country celebrate vendemmia, a word specific to the Italian culture meaning “harvest of the grapes,” with...

A Wedding in an Assisi Villa: Like a Prize-Winning Film

October 2019 |
È il sogno di moltissimi sposarsi in Italia. Il Bel Paese, terra dai mille segreti e dalla storia affascinante, seduce molte coppie che desiderano che il loro matrimonio abbia luogo tra scenari di  incontaminata bellezza e insuperabili...

Eco-Holidays in the Veneto

October 2019 |
Mai come prima, il tema dell’ecoturismo sostenibile si è fatto più urgente ed in tempi relativamente recenti questo tipo di turismo ha vissuto una crescita molto importante. Concedersi una vacanza “green” significa abbandonare lo stress per dare...

MUST GO - Stay Assisi Apartments

October 2019 |
Finding accommodations in Italy is easy enough. Hotels, castles, farmhouses, hostels, B&B’s, convents and monasteries, villas, and more are abundant in every region of the beautiful country. Priced from the low end to world-renowned luxury, you...
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