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A must-see exhibition dedicated to Andrea Mantegna, at Turin’s Palazzo Madama

Palazzo Madama in Turin is currently holding a major exhibition titled “Andrea Mantegna. Reliving antiquity, building modernity” (“Andrea Mantegna. Rivivere l'antico, costruire il moderno”)...

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...

The San Martino Charterhouse: wonder of the Gulf of Naples

The San Martino Charterhouse (Italian: Certosa di San Martino) is perched on a hill overlooking the Gulf of Naples – a strategic location picked...

The Sanctuary of Fortuna Primigenia in Palestrina

Palestrina is a town not far from Rome, at the foot of Mount Ginestro. Here, the Sanctuary of Fortuna Primigenia (or Fortune of the...

Dreamy atmosphere at the Tenuta Mosé Charming House Relais

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo The Tenuta Mosé Charming House Relais is a real gem, hidden at the heart of Salento in the hamlet...

The Staffarda Abbey: Piedmont’s crown jewel

Welcome to Staffarda di Revello, in the province of Cuneo, Piedmont. The Staffarda Abbey (Abbazia Santa Maria di Staffarda, in Italian) was built here...

The Dinosaur House in Baratti

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo Villa Saldarini in Baratti, in the province of Piombino, is one of Italy’s best examples of zoomorphic architecture, stemming...

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...

Chapter Hotel: industrial details for New York’s vibe

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo Although you might feel like you are in the Big Apple, this is Rome – and the most historical...

Canova’s eternal beauty – an exhibition in Rome

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo Open until 15 March 2020 in Palazzo Braschi, the “Canova. Eternal Beauty” exhibition celebrates Rome as the city that...

Caorle and the bond between sea and tradition

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo Caorle, one of the Historical Coastal Villages - Gems of Italy (Borghi Storici Marinari - Gioielli d’Italia), is located...

Carosello: a milestone in the history of communication

Author: Barbara Palladino Translation by Michelle Nebiolo The Magnani Rocca Foundation presents “Carosello. Advertising and Television 1957-1977” at Villa dei Capolavori near Parma: a journey across...

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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...