Procida, Italian capital of culture in 2022

Under the motto of: “culture does not isolate”, Procida, the small island of 4 square km, 10,500 inhabitants in front of the wonderful Amalfi coast, south of Napoli, will be the ” Italian capital of culture” in 2022.Procida is one of the 8000 Italian municipalities and this important recognition represents them all, recognizing the specificity …

2 of June: Republic feast

Today is the feast of our Republic – 2 June of 1946-. If you are in Rome you can see at Imperial Forum the parade of our armed forces – from 10am- and the exhibition flight of the “tricolor arrows”; the three colors of our flag will be drawn in the sky.. After that, you …

The biggest volcan in Europe is in activity right now

Etna, in Sicily, is not only the largest volcano in Europe and the second most important active in the world, but it is also probably one of the most beautiful in the world: the snow persists during the summer and is mixed with the colors of the sea on the bottom black lava . Today …

Matera, European Capital of Culture for 2019

Matera is one of the oldest cities in Italy in a hidden region called Basilicata in the south of our peninsula, among solemn mountains near the sky; Matera is instead in the part not far from the sea its main characteristic is the construction of houses inside the mountain. Matera is beautiful even in the …

2019 opens at Caracalla baths…

in Rome at the Baths of Caracalla, the ancient and largest known Roman baths, opened Km of huge gallery underground where the carts used to carry wood to heat the baths passed. This is the technological part of the Spa consisting of the oven, the boilers and the chimney.   The Baths of Caracalla are …

A good new for the Central Italy by train

Good news: from Sunday June 8 the fast train will leave from Milan at 5.00 am- Bologna at 6.02 – Florence SMN at 6.46 -Arezzo at 7.28 and Chiusi- Chianciano at 7.56am Of course from Chiusi to Rome it will leave at 7.58 and it will arrive at Rome Tiburtina at 8.51 am ( my …

The events around Perugia along the year

CULTURE AND FOLKLORE COLORIAMO I CIELI let’s paint the skys, (Castiglione del Lago 15km) the end of april until 1 may FESTA DEI CERI (Gubbio 60km) 15 may* THE J.C. PASSION- Città Della Pieve Eastern week HISTORICAL PROCESSION (Orvieto 40km) Corpus Domini L’INFIORATA (Città della Pieve 12km ) the  Sunday close to Saint Louis in …