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  • Dogs passed as pandas? Italian circus paints up pooches, passes them as pandas
    Dogs passed as pandas? Italian circus paints up pooches, passes them as pandas
    Do you know the difference between a dog and a panda bear? An Italian circus was banking on the hopes that visitors wouldn’t be able to distinguish the unlikeness between a spray-painted chow-chow dog and a puffy baby panda bear. Molto...
  • Glasses of Franciacorta
    Italian wines for the holidays
    Although spending the holidays in Italy sounds divine, for most of us, this isn’t a realistic option. Instead, adopting a variation on this theme might be a nice way to narrow down the selection of wines to serve at your holiday meal, while...
  • Lowell C. Steward
    Tuskegee Airmen were the favored escorts of WWII bomber pilots
    Today (12/22/14) the United States lost another incredible member of the Greatest Generation when Lowell Steward passed away from natural causes at the age of 95. One of the most incredible accomplishments for which he rightfully deserves to be...
  • Sparkling Franciacorta
    All the world loves their 'Bubbly'
    Germany has their Sekt, Spain their Cava and, of course, France has Champagne, Cremant and Mousseaux.Italy’s Prosseco is now the number one selling sparkling wine in the world but, tucked away in the hills of Lombardy, is the country’s...
  • 'All You Need Is Paint' exhibit combines Beatles images and contemporary art
    'All You Need Is Paint' exhibit combines Beatles images and contemporary art
    Silvia Chilalli is curator and art director of “All You Need Is Paint,” a Beatles exhibit that was first seen in Italy that combines art and the Beatles, she told Beatles Examiner. Chillalli said the exhibit, which debuted in 2012, has...
  • Colosseum
    Go. Have fun traveling with a light footprint.
    Do you love to travel? Do you want to learn practical ways to lighten your footprint on land, in the ocean and in the air? Check out these tips and resources to use when planning your vacation.If you are taking a road trip and have a gas guzzler,...
  • Stefano Okaka vs. Albania
    Italy defeat Albania 1-0 in international friendly
    Italy defeated Albania 1-0 in an international friendly on Tuesday in Genoa, Italy. The lone goal was noted under Stefano Okaka, who was making his debut with Italy, but it actuality it could have been an own goal by the visitors.As reported, the...
  • Italy, circa 2014. Probably
    Italian court overturns convictions of scientists scapegoated for earthquake
    A group of six scientists previously convicted of manslaughter saw their six-year convictions overturned on Monday. The scientists were convicted of manslaughter after they failed to predict a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in 2009 that killed over 300...
  • Chef Massimo Bottura
    Massimo Bottura: A Skinny Italian Chef You Can Trust
    The title of his recently released book is "Never Trust a Skinny Italian Chef" a journey through his life personal and public with an insight into his creative process and passions for music and art. Bottura has a state of the art music...
  • 3 cheese manicotti
    Recipes: three cheese manicotti
    Manicotti, unlike other styles of pasta, is normally stuffed with various types of cheeses, meats, seafood or vegetables, and then baked in a cheese or tomato based sauce. The manicotti pasta itself is a large tubular shaped pasta with a cooked...
  • Amal Alamuddin at rehearsal dinner in Italy
    Amal Alamuddin wears red hot design for rehearsal dinner in Italy
    British-Lebanese lawyer Amal Alamuddin is set to wed actor George Clooney tomorrow at the Aman Canal Grande in Italy. To set the celebrations in motion the bride-to-be joined her future husband, family and close friends on September 26, 2014 at...
  • Mexican beach
    Riviera Vallarta resort, culinary tour in Italy, hotel in Vail
    This week’s deals include an all-inclusive resort in Riviera Vallarta, a culinary tour in Italy, and a deal at the base of Vail Mountain.The weather is cooling down here on the Front Range, and our thoughts are turning to beach vacations...
  • Hotel Mediterraneo, Rome
    Where to Stay in Rome, Italy
    When in Rome, where does one stay? If one stays at Hotel Mediterraneo, a one of a kind experience can be expected for an unforgettable trip. Located in the heart of Rome, this hotel is beautiful and easy to get where you need or want to go from...
  • The Trip to Italy
    'The Trip to Italy' Movie Review
    It’s the end of summer and you didn’t get to take that dream vacation to Europe. Well if you go see ‘The Trip to Italy,’ you’ll be able to live vicariously through comics Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as they traipse...
  • Simone Zaza celebrating with teammates
    Italy defeats Norway 2-0 to open Euro Cup qualifiers
    Italy opened their 2016 Euro Cup qualifying by defeating Norway 2-0 on Tuesday afternoon in Group H. The Italians are currently being coached by Antonio Conte who led Italian club team Juventus FC to three consecutive titles in Serie A.It was...