December 23, 2021
The Feast of Seven Fishes: From La Vigilia to Italian-American Tradition
It’s a tradition as old as time. Or is it? The origins of the Feast of the Seven Fishes, La...
December 21, 2021
Eat like a Roman: Christmas and Winter food traditions in Rome
With colder weather and the Christmas holidays, Romans enjoy more heartwarming and elaborate...
August 29, 2021
The Colosseum, an iconic symbol of Rome
There is no more enduring symbol of Rome than the Colosseum. Here are tips on visiting and...
May 20, 2020
Guide Spotlight: Mose – Venice
Our expert guide in Venice, Mose, delves into his favourite places to see and Venetian...
February 14, 2020
Literary Venice: 6 Beautiful Descriptions of Venice in Literature
Oh, Venice! Its name alone is enough to conjure images of a time gone by. But why stop...
January 15, 2020
The Artists Who Made The Borghese Gallery
Art had a cultural currency beyond monetary value during the Renaissance. Representing the tastes,...
December 19, 2019
From Art History to Modern Art: 7 Podcasts to Download ASAP
Ask any two people their opinion of the same piece of art work, and you’re likely to elicit two...
December 16, 2019
Babbo Natale, La Befana & Other Italian Christmas Legends
No Christmas would be complete without some good fireside stories! And Italy is full of...
November 19, 2019
8 Fascinating Facts About the First Emperor of Rome – Caesar Augustus
Heir to Julius Caesar, he was one of the most famous (and controversial) leaders from Ancient Rome,...
November 04, 2019
Cloaks and Daggers: The Venetian Doge Written out of History
Soldier, ruler and coup leader, this Doge had it all - until he lost it....
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