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The “Luigi Veronelli” High Institute of Gastronomy in Venice

In an interview, noted Milan-born philosopher, author, enologist and gastronome Luigi Veronelli (1926-2004) once stated, “wine is the song of the earth to the...

Italy, as told by Magnum’s photographers

Seeing the history of Italy through the eyes of the greatest photographers in the world is truly a unique experience. An experience you are...

Riccardo Guasco’s illustrations for the “Veni Vidi Bici!” exhibition

From May 3rd to July 1st, 2018, the AcdB Museum – named after the acronym Alessandria città delle biciclette, i.e. “city of bicycles” –...

The Mantegna Tarocchi on show in Milan

The twenty-eight burin prints commonly known as “Mantegna Tarocchi” will be displayed until next July 1st, 2018 in Milan’s Venerable Ambrosian Library. They are...

Kites in the Cervia wind

As we write, the 38th International Kite Festival is being held in Cervia, in the province of Ravenna, and will continue until May 1st,...

Euroflora 2018, festival in bloom

In 2016, an Italian boy coined a new word which his third-grade teacher brought to the attention of the country’s linguists at La Crusca,...

Thirty year of fashion that have changed the face of Italy, on show in Milan

“Italiana – Narrating Italian History through Fashion, 1971-2001”, curated by Maria Luisa Frisa and Stefano Tonchi, will be open until May 6th 2018 at...

Street Alps Festival: murals and mountains

Since its first edition in 2014, the Street Alps Festival has established itself as an international street art review at the foot of the...

The International Alba White Truffle Fair

On October 7th 2017, the 87th edition of the International Alba White Truffle Festival will be back to the town in the province of...

When advertisement is the real show: “Pubblicità!”

From slogans printed in large letters on illustrated posters to commercials broadcast on the 20th century’s new media, television and radio: “Pubblicità!” (“Advertisement!”) showcases...

Messages from the past in Arezzo’s Antique Fair

The Arezzo Antique Fair (Fiera Antiquaria di Arezzo) is one of the largest and most beautiful fairs in Italy to be dedicated to antiques...

A multimedia discovery of Giotto

To celebrate the 750th anniversary of the birth of Giotto (1267-1337) in an absolutely original way, go to the Scuola Grande della Misericordia (Old...

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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...