Thanks to the success of the National Living Crib events at Matera (Basilicata) and Greccio (Lazio), organized by the Union of Italian Local Tourist Information Offices (UNPLI), this very special Italian Christmas representation will be extended to take place in a northern Italian region in 2013, UNIPLI President Claudio Nardocci recently announced.  

Posted on 04 Jan 2013 by Editor

  

Posted on 23 Dec 2012 by Editor

 The number of people in Italy who are more than a century old increased by 138.7% in ther last 10 years ( 2001/2011) the Italian statistics agency ISTAT said Wednesday, according to the results of Italy's October 2011 census.

Posted on 20 Dec 2012 by Editor

The Bergamo Town Council presented its Candidacy for the 2019 European Capital of Culture to the Ministry for Culture and Heritage on 11 July 2011.

Posted on 17 Dec 2012 by Editor

Walkers will greatly appreciate the new guide to the 200 km tract of the Via Francigena, the historic pilgrims route to Rome from Canterbury, that runs between Radicofani in Tuscany to the Eternal City.

Posted on 11 Dec 2012 by Editor

In order to raise funds to complete the restoration work of Berninis monumental colonnade at St. Peters, the Vatican has announced that it will issue two commemorative stamps, complete with certificate of authenticity.

 

Posted on 08 Dec 2012 by Editor

The consortium of Mozzarella di Bufala Campana DOP has embarked on an extensive promotional drive to make consumers aware of the difference in quality of the genuine product and its many imitators.

 

Posted on 05 Dec 2012 by Editor

Italy expert restorers of old buildings, monuments and works of art recently demonstrated their skills during the Restauri Aperti (Open Restoration work-in-progress) project involving a number of prestigious Venetian buildings, including the famous Gritti Palace hotel, Palazzo Papadopuli, the Church of the Jesuits and  Corner della Regina. 

Posted on 02 Dec 2012 by Editor

Milan magnificent gothic cathedral has 135 spires, all in desperate need of restoration and the Venerando  Fabbrica del Doumo, which has been in charge of maintenance since the Duomo was built in 1387, has launched an appeal for sponsors to help with repairs.

 

Posted on 29 Nov 2012 by Editor

The Patchwork idea Association of Treviso (Veneto) is holding the XVII edition of its exhibition of quilts created by members, inspired by the traditional handmade patchwork developed in America at the time of the pioneers.

 

Posted on 26 Nov 2012 by Editor

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