Tag: Italy

Venice Events

Venice attracts visitors from all over the world thanks to its spectacular beauty and also thanks ...

Gondolas in Venice

It is hard to imagine that in the 16th century, in Venice were more than 10.000 gondolas on the w ...

Italian culture

Italy estimated 100,000 monuments of any sort (museums, palaces, buildings, statues, churches, ar ...

Roman Empire Christianity

As the rise of Christianity began in the early years AD, the Roman Empire had already been founde ...

Gran Paradiso NP

The Gran Paradiso was the first national park to be created in Italy. Its soaring, glacier-modell ...

Moa Casa, Rome

Moa Casa international fair at Rome, shows the latest furniture and design trends, shows you a ne ...


Roma Fiction Fest

The Roma Fiction Fest is the leading international festival dedicated to the world of Television ...

Italian National Parks

Italy has an abundance of National Parks, Regional Parks, Marine Protected Areas and various type ...

Venetian Wines

According to recent figures, the Veneto produces the largest quantities of wine in the whole of I ...

Roman Gladiators

Gladiators (from Latin gladiatores) were both professional and amateur fighters in ancient Rome w ...

Roman Empire Coins

The Roman Empire economy needs official valute end coins - from its founding and establishment as ...

Venice City Museums

The Musei Civici Veneziani brings together museums and collections of immense artistic and histor ...

Fountains in Rome

One of the great things about Rome is its magnificent fountains and they are everywhere - about 2 ...

Venice Clock Tower

The Moors' Clock Tower is one of the most famous architectural landmarks in Venice, standing ...

Italian Opera

The most famous Italian opera writers are Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini, Puccini and Verdi, who all ...

Maddalena Archipelago NP

The Archipelago della Maddalena, which consists of 60 islands and islets, sprinkled around Sardin ...

Venice Canals

The Venetian canals and their gondolas provide one of the world's most romantic experiences. ...

Giacomo Puccini

Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (1858 - 1924) is regarded as one of the gr ...

Rome - Festad Africa

Some features of African art and culture are not well-known all around the world, and when we thi ...

NP Cilento e Vallo di Diano

The Geopark is located in the province of Salerno, Campania and occupies the whole of the territo ...

Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) owes his name to the town of Vinci near Florence. ...

Vatican Museum

Vatican Museum is one of the most important Museum in the world housing very important masterpiec ...

Rome Jazz Festival

Rome Jazz Festival is one of the biggest jazz festivals in the world. The event draws jazz musici ...

Italian Music

Born out of the strains of melodrama, the melodic traditions of Italian song have seen many a cha ...

Venice - Bovolo House

The Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo, the home of the Contarini family, was built in 1499 by Giovanni ...

Venice (Venezia)

Venice is a city in northern Italy which is renowned for the beauty of its setting, its architect ...

Rome - Museums

Here is a list of the top museums to visit on a trip to Rome. The museums in Rome contain everyth ...

Roman Empire Slavery

Slavery in the ancient world and in Rome was vital to both the economy and even the social fabric ...

Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), the most popular of all opera composers, was born to a poor family in ...

Vatican Gardens

Tradition says that the site of the Vatican Gardens was spread with earth brought from Golgotha b ...

Italian Literature

The Cantico delle Creature (Song of All Creatures) written by St. Francis of Assisi in 1225 is th ...

Rome - ancient buildings

Built by Romans, Roman architecture adopted certain aspects of Ancient Greek architecture, creati ...

Italy

Italy is a democratic republic. It has been ranked the world's twenty-third most-developed co ...

Rome (Roma)

Rome is the capital of Italy and the country's largest and most populated city and comune, wi ...

Venice Film Festival

The Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica, better known internationally as the Venice ...

Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) was an Italian astronomer, astrologer, physicist, and philospher clos ...

Spanish Steps in Rome

With its characteristic butterfly plan, the Piazza di Spagna is one of the most ...

Sergio Leone

Sergio Leone (1929-1989) was an Italian film director, well known for his Dollars Trilogy, which ...

Italian Cinema

The first film ever to be made in Italy was Umberto and Margherita of Savoy Walking in a Park, by ...

Italian Kitchen

Cuisine is definitely a very important aspect of Italian culture. ...

Rome Hotels

With many existing hotels having been completely renovated and spruced up in recent years, Rome h ...

Monuments near the Rome

The area around the city of Rome has lots to offer for furthering your knowledge of this complex ...

Festival of Sacred Music

Festival of Sacred Music, unique in the world, takes place in the Autumn in the Papal Basilicas o ...

Venice History

The first human settlements on the Venice Lagoon islands date back to the 5th and 6th centuries, ...

What to eat in Venice

Venice has some wonderful restaurants, featuring the cuisine of the Veneto. However it is widely ...

Venice Churches

All the best churches in Venice, divided into city areas. Including the Basilica of San Marco and ...

Roman Empire Architecture

Romans were famous for their advancement in architecture and engineering. Before the Romans, the ...

Vesuvio National Park

Vesuvio National Park, of great geological and historical interest, has been established in order ...

Venice Nat. History Museum

There are numerous zoological collections dedicated, for example, to birds, molluscs and insects ...

Colloseum in Rome

The Rome Colosseum was originally known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, and was conceived as a pecul ...

Roman Ancient Medicine

Ancient Roman medicine was a combination of some limited scientific knowledge, and a deeply roote ...