The Flavian Amphitheater in Pozzuoli and Saint Januarius

The Flavian Amphitheater located in Pozzuoli is the third biggest structure of its kind after the one in Capuano and, of course, Rome’s...

The Sanctuary Basilica of Our Lady of Sorrows: where Neo-gothic style shines bright

The Minor Basilica of Our Lady of Sorrows (in Italian, Basilica Santuario di Maria Santissima Addolorata) was built in Castelpetroso – in the province of...

Forte Spagnolo: symbol of L’Aquila and its history

The majestic Forte Spagnolo, also known as Castello Cinquecentesco, is a castle in L’Aquila, Abruzzo. It is a classic example of military...

Pietro Piffetti: the king of fine cabinetry

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

Sicilian Moor heads: a legend of universal love

by Barbara Palladino “Moor heads” or “teste di moro” are colorful, ceramic vases that represent the face of a man and a woman, with a...

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

by Barbara Palladino Brocade, velvet, silk, damask: Rubelli has always created high-end fabrics destined to famous buildings, historical homes, embassies and museums all over the...

Gabinetto del Segreto Maneggio degli Affari di Stato: a triumph of decorative art

by Barbara Palladino Inside Turin’s Royal Palace is one of the gems of 18th-century Baroque art: the Gabinetto del Segreto Maneggio degli...

Antonio Stradivari: the legend and myth of perfect sound

by Barbara Palladino The Stradivarius violin is renowned as the perfect musical instrument. Playing one is a dream come true for any...

The Royal Palace of Caserta and the wonder of time

by Barbara Palladino They’ve been hanging in the same spot since 1700, when Marie Antoinette gave them to her sister Maria Carolina...

The Procopio Castle: experience the luxury of an ancient fortress

by Barbara Palladino The Procopio Castle is only a few kilometers from Perugia, ideally located between Umbria and Tuscany, on a hill...

Boa Boa: Brazilian atmospheres by Vito Nesta

by Barbara PalladinoThere is a restaurant on Via Pontaccio, in Milan’s Brera district, where fusion cuisine meets auteur design: it’s Boa Boa, which...

After the slopes of the Dolomites, après-ski by LOOX

by Barbara Palladino LOOX is an après-ski hotspot, at the station at the foot of the Obereggen Latemar ski and trekking area in the Dolomites. It...

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

by Barbara Palladino Pacifico is a restaurant on Via della Moscova, in Milan’s most central and fashion-forward district. The brainchild of chef Jaime Pesaque, it opened in 2015...

The Camparino: the iconic venue of Milan’s aperitivo

by Barbara Palladino The De Filippo brothers were regulars at the time they treated the boards in Milan, and Vittorio De Sica unfailingly sipped his cocktail...

The queen of Italian cuisine, at the Pasta Museum

by Barbara Palladino It is only fitting that the Pasta Museum would open in Collecchio, in the province of Parma: this is where leading pasta brand...

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

by Barbara Palladino According to an ancestral ritual passed on from generation to generation, a number of wood stacks are set up in Abbadia San...

The queen of Italian cuisine, at the Pasta Museum

by Barbara Palladino It is only fitting that the Pasta Museum would open in Collecchio, in the province of Parma: this is where leading pasta brand...

Caorle and the bond between sea and tradition

by Barbara Palladino Caorle, one of the Historical Coastal Villages - Gems of Italy (Borghi Storici Marinari - Gioielli d’Italia), is located between the Veneto tourist...

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...

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