ITALY

ITALY / 10.09.2012

Built at the back of the mountain, the small hamlet of Pesche, in the Molise Region, is considered one of the most enchanting villages in Italy.The name Pesche comes from ‘Pesclum', deriving from the Latin 'Pesculum' which means 'rocky basement', to show the peculiarities of the village.The narrow streets climbing up the rocks are flanked...

ITALY / 22.08.2012

Milan in August is when I love the city at most. Lots of people are on holidays, there’s little traffic and Milan gets a charm that you don’t get in other periods of the year. In the streets of the centre there are more tourists than locals, and for once the city that is mostly considered...

ITALY / 01.06.2012

Land of culture and traditions, awesome gastronomy and welcoming people, Umbria greets the visitors with its smooth hills.Throughout the region, there are many wine and oil producers proud to show their property and keen to let visitors taste their products. At Monte Vibiano Winery we drove up the hills with electric golf carts, to admire the...

ITALY / 03.05.2012

Italy is not only unique for beautiful  cities like Rome, Venice, Florence, the vast amount of awesome landmarks, the dramatic landscape of the Dolomites and the amazing food. It's also the land of hundreds small cities, often perched atop hills, where old medieval traditions are kept alive.Like Narni, a gorgeous town in southern Umbria.Every year,...

ITALY / 20.03.2012

Is there possibly a better combination than experiencing all together a stunning mountain scenery, tasting delicious food and hearing good jazz?[caption id="attachment_8223" align="aligncenter" width="599"] The Awesome Latemar Mountain Range[/caption]During Dolomiti Ski Jazz, the yearly event taking place at the beginning of March, the awesome Val di Fiemme gets swinging to the rhythm of jazz. Open air performances...

ITALY / 13.03.2012

Do you like mountains, winter sports, excellent food and good music?[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Latemar Mountain Range, in the Dolomites. Photo courtesy photolupi on Flickr[/caption]In March, during Dolomiti Ski Jazz, the Fiemme Valley (Val di Fiemme) has them all. Now at its 15th edition, the music Festivalprovides a rich program of concerts in warm...

ITALY / 22.11.2011

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ITALY / 28.10.2011

The recent polishing brought back Milan Cathedral - or 'Il Duomo', as we call it - to all its splendour.Symbol and pride of the city, the Cathedral of Milan is ravishing from the very first glance and reveals all its wild beauty (I call it wild because it took centuries to complete the Cathedral) when approaching the entrance...