January 11, 2019

Carmen's Corner: January '19 - Skiing in a Picturesque Setting

It's January, when Italians take off for la Settimana Bianca, the annual ski trip! The week on the...

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January 11, 2019

Pack your costume, Carnevale is coming

After the chilly month of January, as happy memories of Christmas gifts and year's end parties fade...

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January 11, 2019

Milan to enjoy: Fashion capital offers updated approaches to arts and entertainment

Milan is famed as Italy's fashion and finance capital, so many tourists in search of culture or...

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December 11, 2018

Rich in layers of civilizations past, Palermo experiences exciting cultural renewal

Sicily’s centuries-long legacy of some of history’s most remarkable periods is reflected fittingly...

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December 11, 2018

Start of Christmas and year-end holidays in Italy stick to traditional dates

The first sign of the winter holidays, including Christmas, often start popping up in the United...

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December 11, 2018

Carmen's Corner - December 2018

Colorful markets are present in all 20 regions and are an easy way for tourists to engage in the...

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December 11, 2018

Carmen's Corner December

Colorful Christmas markets are present in all 20 regions and are an easy way for tourists to engage...

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October 4, 2018

Sorrento, a town that's practically a terrace on the sea, and where it's easy to linger

Luciano Pavarotti passionately belted out "Torna a Surriento" for many an audience. But even...

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October 3, 2018

Venice international architecture show revolves around intriguing concept of "free space"

Think contemporary architecture, and images of skyscrapers or bridges or futuristic-looking homes...

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May 31, 2018

Ceramics are an Italian art form that's dear to Italians' Identity

For many Italians, ceramic decorations like vases, bowls, plates and even umbrella holders are a...

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