Oh Bej! Oh Bej! Christmas Market

Oh Bej! Oh Bej!In Italy, we do celebrate the Christmas period in many different ways. One of the most common way throughout Italy to breathe and feel the Christmas atmosphere are the Christmas markets. In Milan, there is one market that has one of the oldest tradition of the city, the Oh Bej! Oh Bej! Christmas Market. Continue reading "Oh Bej! Oh Bej! Christmas Market"

Motor Show the Fair of Motorsports

motor showIn Italy we love foods, we love our traditions and we love a laid back life style. There is another thing that we love very very much, motorsports. Our motoring heritage is huge with brands like Ferrari or Maserati and with racing drivers like Alex Zanardi, Valentino Rossi or Giacomo Agostini. So in Italy, we celebrate every year our passion for cars, motorcycle and motorsports, in Bologna, with the Motor Show, an international fair that attracts people from all over Italy and Europe. Continue reading "Motor Show the Fair of Motorsports"

100 Hundred Creche Exhibition in Rome

creche nativity scene cribsThe 100 hundred creche exhibition is an event which celebrate one of the old traditions of Italy. In fact, Christmas tree a representation of the moment of the Jesus nativity. The name of this representations in Italian is "presepi" that translated in American English it sounds like "cribs". Continue reading "100 Hundred Creche Exhibition in Rome"

Enjoy The Original Spring Water of Rome

rome_water_and_acqueduct_blgWhen in Rome, do as the Romans do. That includes drinking the water from one of the many beautiful public fountains around the city. It is truly the freshest supply of drinkable water and one could say it originated the concept of fresh spring water, as it has been available for public drinking since 312 B.C. Continue reading "Enjoy The Original Spring Water of Rome"

Take Flight Through The Lucanian Dolomites

matera_flight_of_the_angel_view_blg_02The “Dolomiti Lucane” or Lucanian Dolomites is found in the Regional Park of Gallipoli Cognato in the heart of Basilicata. This rocky chain of sandstones has a rugged, almost lunar landscape, which is reminiscent of the mountains of the eastern Alps. Continue reading "Take Flight Through The Lucanian Dolomites"

Michelangelo – The Greatest Artist Of All Time

Pieta MichelangeloItaly is second to none when it comes to masterpieces of art and statues, architecture, museums, and squares. So it is no surprise that one of the most important artists of all-  time was born and raised in Italy. Continue reading "Michelangelo – The Greatest Artist Of All Time"