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....
September 25, 2019
The Art Lover’s Guide to Pompeii – a city frozen in time
Few things could be as fascinating to the historically minded as Pompeii – a town buried by the...
September 16, 2019
11 Surprising Ways To Get in Trouble in Italy
Whether you know them by virtue of Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck in the classic film Roman...
March 02, 2017
Aperitivo in Italy: What it is & How to Enjoy One
An aperitivo (or apéritif) is often described as being similar to the American happy hour, but...
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