The celebrated Etruscan Necropolis of the Banditaccia at Cerveteri (Lazio) celebrated its 10th anniversary as a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE site this summer with the inauguration of a new road that takes visitors directly to the archaeological site from the town centre, While the previous route meandered around the countryside, the new road links the two areas at a comfortable walking distance.


Posted on 13 Sep 2014 by Editor

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Who said philosophy was only for geeks? The booming annual Philosophy Festival in the three towns of Modena, Carpi and Sassuolo (Reggio Emilio) shows that the subject attracts more and more people every year. 34,000 people attended the first year (2001) the event was held, while last year's version attracted 218,000 participants.

Posted on 10 Sep 2014 by Editor

 

Prize winning at the end of the highly successful Napoli Pizza Village festival saw the World Championship awarded to 28 year old Valentino Libro di Quarto, who scooped up the top Caputo Prize for the Specialitďż˝ Tradizionale Garantito, thus bringing the trophy back to pizza's hometown for the second year running. In the past, the prize has been won by Japanese pizza chefs.


Posted on 07 Sep 2014 by Editor

                                                                  


VATICANvCHURCH OF ENGLAND.....JUST (NOT) CRICKET! 

Anticipation is running high for the first ecumenical Vatican V Church of England cricket challenge on the 18th September 2014, scheduled to take place at Kent's country cricket ground in Canterbury,

Posted on 01 Sep 2014 by Editor

Italyupdate closes now for the summer break.

Be with you again in September!

 

Posted on 01 Aug 2014 by Editor

Risultati immagini per isola di poveglia

 

The Venetian lagoon island of Poveglia, put up for auction in May 2014, has not been sold. The single bid offered by local entrepreneur Luigi Brugnaro was judged too low by the Demanio (the Italian State Property Office, which is the owner. Brugnaro's bid was €513,000, The Demanio curtly replied that this was the equivalent sum for an apartment in Venice and not for an island of 7.25 hectares.


Posted on 31 Jul 2014 by Editor

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The town of Grottaglie (near Taranto, Puglia) is best known for its ceramics and its Ceramic Quarter will take centre stage in the up-and-coming La Puglia in un Calice (Puglia in a Glass) Wine and Music event  between the 31st July-1st August 2014.


Posted on 28 Jul 2014 by Editor

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The celebrated San Carlo Opera House of Naples is offering discounted tickets for the three operas it will put on over the summer. Until the 2nd August 2014, opera lovers can purchase the best seats at a discount for the following performances:

“Zorba the Greek”,“Cavalleria Rusticana” and “Madame Butterfly”.

 

Info:Tel.++39.081.7972331/412                        www.teatrosancarlo.it

Posted on 25 Jul 2014 by Editor

 

According to research by Jfc, an American consultancy company that focuses on travel and trends, Italy is seen as the most romantic place for weddings. In 2012 six thousand couples from different countries chose to marry in Italy.


Posted on 22 Jul 2014 by Editor

 

The region of Veneto welcomes more foreign visitors than any other Italian region, according to the latest figures released by the Agenzia Nazionale del Turismo and ENIT (the Italian state tourism authority) and recently published in the national daily newspaper Corriere della Sera.


Posted on 19 Jul 2014 by Editor

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