ROME CARNIVAL SWINGING

The city of Rome is reviving its Carnival season 2013 to rival the famous Carnival of Venice. Sparked off on the 2 February with a lively procession of horse riders, fire-eaters, acrobats and costumed players parading down the central Via del Corso to Piazza del Popolo, the event was a revocation of the once-celebrated and magnificent Rome Carnivals of the 18-19 century. pomp by the numerous Chinese community.

06 Feb 2013 More

LIGURIA FOR LOVERS

Two towns in the province of Genoa (Liguria) will be holding special St. Valentine events. The San Valentino Innamorati (St. Valentine Lovers) festival at the painted port of Camogli offers a week of romance (9-17 February 2013)  with special hotel and B&B prices and t¿½te ¿½ t¿½te menus in the local restaurants.

03 Feb 2013 More

MILAN RECORD NUMBERS FOR PICASSO

The major exhibition of the works of Spanish artist Pablo Picasso at Milan’s Palazzo Reale, which opened on the 20 September 2012 and ended on the 27 January 2013, was the most visited exhibition in Italy, with an average 4,325 visitors per day and a total 558,000 presences.

31 Jan 2013 More

FONTANELLA BOILED BEEF TO THE FORE

On the 9-10 th February, the town of Fontanella (Parma) celebrates, for the third year running, an often-forgotten made-in-Italy gastronomic speciality ¿½ the choice meat that comes from local Piedmont beef cattle.

28 Jan 2013 More

NEMI TOWN OF SCULPTURE

 

With the latest edition to its sculpture collection, inspired by local mythology centred on the Roman goddess Diana, the small town of Nemi possesses a unique heritage of open air bronze statuary. The works have all been donated to the town by the eminent Roman artist Luciano Mastrolorenzi.

  

25 Jan 2013 More

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