Popular Italian Drinks

Popular Italian Drinks

There is no doubt that Italy is a land of espresso and wine. These options will never disappoint you and even the smallest bar of a little unknown village somewhere up in the mountains will provide the best quality of these two label drinks. But if you are spending time there, then do not be […]

The Great Italian Painters

The rich tradition of art and culture in Italy reaches back for centuries. It is one of the world’s leading lights when it comes to design, art, architecture, sculpture, music, food… the list is almost endless. And at the forefront of this Italian bombardment of finesse and culture is the Italian painters. They have enriched […]

The Best Towns to Visit in Southern Italy

Many tourists who visit Italy for the very first time head up to the north of the country and go to the tourist destinations of Venice, Florence and Sienna. Not to mention the cultural hubs of Rome, Milan and Turin. However, the southern part of Italy is incredibly beautiful. There is definitely a different vibe […]

The Best Towns to Visit on the Italian Riveria

The Italian Riviera might not be as well-known as its French counterpart but that should not distract from its beauty and its wonderful coastline. Sometimes this part of Italy is known as the Ligurian Riviera, and is a coastal strip that stretches from the South of France right up to the border with Tuscany. It […]

The Best Italian Ski Resorts

Italy has to be one of the very best places in the world to go skiing. It is far more laid back than the expensive glitzy resorts of Austria, Switzerland and France and has a terrific ambiance. Don’t forget the fantastic food and the superb wine and you can see why Italians are quite happy […]

Great Italian Islands to Visit

Italy is simply charming because of its history, culture, stunning natural beauty, a long coastline and many islands that are situated just off the mainland. Some of these islands are highly popular amongst the tourists and others are a little more off the beaten track. However, many hidden islands can offer different landscapes including dramatic […]

Where to find ancient Italian vines

Italy has many early-age grape varieties flourishing in its soil. Some of those varieties came from vines which were cultivated during the Roman Empire. There is proved evidence that some of grapes were planted and wine was made from when in the early Copper Age. They originally were brought to Italy from Greece and Middle […]

Great Italian Cars of the Last Decade – Part 2

We open the throttle and accelerate into part two of the great Italian cars of the last decade. In part one we looked at the unique Ferrari SP12, the Maserati Gran Tourismo and the bestselling Lamborghini Gallardo. In this blog we start with an Italian car manufacturer that is legendary for many reasons, and that […]

Great Italian Cars of the Last Decade – Part 1

Alfa Romeo, Ferrari, Fiat, Lamborghini, Lanci, Maserati, Pagani, Abarty, Casalini, Centenari, Covini, Dallara, DR, Effedi, Manifattura Automobili Torino, Faralli & Mazzanti, Giottiline, Martin, Mazzanti, Picchio, Soleil, Spada, Ansaldi, Amilcar Italinia, Autobianchi, B Engineering, Bandini, Bertone, Bugatti Automobili, Cizeta, Fissore, Fornasari, Ghia, Lombardi, Savio, Vespa, Zust. Italy has always been synonymous with the sports car and […]

Favorite Italian Foods – Part 2

Continuing our Italian culinary journey, we search for even more iconic Italian dishes thatare favorites both in Italy and around the world. In part one we found out about the ubiquitous pizza and its varieties, we discovered Italian caviar andate an original lasagna without a plethora of tomatoes. In this blog we startwith possibly Italy’s […]