The Great War Museum: history at high altitude

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle NebioloOn the top of the Marmolada, at 3,000 meters of altitude, you’ll find the Marmolada Great War...

Palazzo Giordano Apostoli: neo-gothic inspiration

Palazzo Giordano Apostoli is located in Sassari’s central Piazza d’Italia. It was built by will of Giuseppe Giordano Apostoli in 1877, in...

Move To The Top takes you to the roof of the Dolomites

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle Nebiolo On 4 July 2020, the cableway to Malga Ciapèla will re-open. Its short,...

Pietro Piffetti: the king of fine cabinetry

His creations sum up every magnificence of 18th-century Baroque style: Pietro Piffetti was one of the most famous and renowned...

Sicilian Moor heads: a legend of universal love

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo “Moor heads” or “teste di moro” are colorful, ceramic vases that represent the face of a man and a...

Archivio Rubelli: the history of Made in Italy interiors in the world

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo Brocade, velvet, silk, damask: Rubelli has always created high-end fabrics destined to famous buildings, historical homes, embassies and museums...

The Coppedè district: a triumph of eclecticism

The Coppedè district includes eighteen historical buildings and twenty-seven high-rises and other structures that revolve around Piazza Mincio, in Rome. Designed by...

Palazzo Gerolamo Grimaldi, or “of the sundial”

Palazzo Gerolamo Grimaldi is one of the 42 “Rolli”, Genoa’s historical buildings that were added to UNESCO’s World Heritage list in 2006;...

Nanda Vigo: the “light artist”

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle NebioloArchitect, designer and artist Nanda Vigo recently passed away in Milan. An undisputed protagonist of the creative...

Sleeping in a tree house, between dream and reality

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle Nebiolo“La Piantata” is located in Arlena di Castro, Viterbo, at the heart of Tuscia – a region rich...

Røst Milano: authentic flavors

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle NebioloRøst is the story of a journey that starts from the very name of the restaurant –...

Manifattura Tabacchi: new urban Renaissance

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle NebioloManifattura Tabacchi is a rationalist industrial complex inaugurated in 1940, opposite the Parco delle Cascine (Cascine Park)...

Anna Fendi’s taste for elegance

by Barbara PalladinoFashion, just like wine, hinges its success on three running themes: passion, excellence and research. These are indeed the three...

The sea’s endless inspiration is served, at Pacifico in Milan

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo Pacifico is a restaurant on Via della Moscova, in Milan’s most central and fashion-forward district. The brainchild of chef Jaime...

The Camparino: the iconic venue of Milan’s aperitivo

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo The De Filippo brothers were regulars at the time they treated the boards in Milan, and Vittorio De Sica...

Drogheria Toso: where time has stopped

Drogheria Toso is one of Trieste’s historical shops. Just looking at the window you will be captured and drawn in by the...

The “Fiaccole” in Abbadia San Salvatore: a ritual of fire to light up Christmas

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo According to an ancestral ritual passed on from generation to generation, a number of wood stacks are set up...

The queen of Italian cuisine, at the Pasta Museum

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo It is only fitting that the Pasta Museum would open in Collecchio, in the province of Parma: this is...

Earth and gold by Fontana, at Galleria Borghese

“Lucio Fontana. Earth and Gold” is an exhibition Galleria Borghese is dedicating to a specific part of the famous Argentinian-Italian painter, ceramicist and sculptor’s...

Travel to ancient Rome, today

After its first successful edition in 2014, the educational show series “Viaggi nell’Antica Roma” is back! And with 140,000 visitors just since the inauguration...

Fortunato Depero. From the futurist dream to the advertising sign. An exhibition in Lucca

In his time, Futurist artist Fortunato Depero would certainly have been happy to see his works on display using advanced technological tools that can...

WEEKLY POSTCARD

Most read

The Great War Museum: history at high altitude

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle NebioloOn the top of the Marmolada, at 3,000 meters of altitude, you’ll find the Marmolada Great War...

Palazzo Giordano Apostoli: neo-gothic inspiration

Palazzo Giordano Apostoli is located in Sassari’s central Piazza d’Italia. It was built by will of Giuseppe Giordano Apostoli in 1877, in...

Move To The Top takes you to the roof of the Dolomites

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle Nebiolo On 4 July 2020, the cableway to Malga Ciapèla will re-open. Its short,...

Tenute La Montina, the realm of Franciacorta

Author: Barbara PalladinoTranslation by Michelle NebioloTenute La Montina is located in Monticelli Brusati (BS), in the north-east of Franciacorta, next to an ample...