When thinking of Italy and Italians, what immediately comes to people’s minds are pizza, pasta, fashion, cars, and mafia. But what makes an Italian? As a proud “member of this species,” I have been trying to find the best possible…
The Wonders (Le meraviglie) is a coming-of-age tale by Italian filmmaker Alice Rohrwacher. It tells the story of change inside a small town as seen through the eyes of five sisters.
The latest flashmob to the song Pope is Pop are the female inmates at Rebibbia Prison in Rome.
La Strada (The Road), was one of the first Frederico Fellini films I ever saw. It’s harsh, beautiful, truthful, and a little magical.
1. Tropea, a seaside town on the Calabrian Coast, is where Italians go on holiday, it’s their little secret. This is not a well-known destination for international travelers.
Rick Steves’ Europe travel series is the next best thing to going on a trip yourself.
Seems fashion fans and young designers would much rather lie than appear not to be up on trends and designers. Especially here at Milan Fashion Week.
Venice is the epitome of elegant, ancient Europe, and makes us wistful for another time and place. It’s still there for you to visit, with handsome gondola boats floating in the canals waiting for you and your love. But will they…