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Live Streaming: A Chat With Paolo Di Paolo – 9th April 7pm (Italy Time)

On 9th April at 7pm (Italy Time) join our chat with Paolo Di Paolo! Paolo Di Paolo is a famous Italian author, journalist and critic. He started writing when he was very young and his curiosity led him to experiment every form of writing: he wrote novels, scripts for the theatre, essays, children books and […]

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Discover Some Italian Easter Vocabulary

Have you found some Easter vocabulary during your Italian language course? Easter is one of the main topics in these days, so you might have already studied some related words in your Italian language course. However, there is a nice Easter vocabulary to discover: so many typical Easter traditions, customs and food to learn! In Italy […]

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Best Online Events To Celebrate Easter 2021 In Italy

Ready for Easter 2021 in Italy? Easter 2021 in Italy will be different from the traditional celebration: due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the country will be in lockdown and gatherings will be prohibited. Therefore for the second year people will stay at home and find a nice way to spend their holidays. The good news […]

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San Giuseppe: Let’s Celebrate Father’s Day In Italy

Are you going to celebrate San Giuseppe this year? On the 19th March in Italy people celebrate San Giuseppe (Saint Joseph), who was the Virgin Mary’s spouse. This festivity is very ancient: apparently it was firstly celebrated around 1030 A.D. In many Catholic countries, that day is also father’s day (festa del papà). Italy is […]

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Discover Festival Di Sanremo 2021

Ready for Sanremo 2021? The Festival di Sanremo 2021 is starting on the 2nd March for five amazing evenings of entertainment. As you might know, it’s the most important Italian music festival since 1951. If you want to read more about it, follow this link. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year the event will […]

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Italian Carnival 2021: Discover Some Lovely Online Events

Ready for the Italian Carnival 2021? This year the Italian Carnival period goes from the 11th (the so called “Giovedì Grasso“) to the 16th February (“Martedì Grasso“). Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, unfortunately all the celebrations have been cancelled as gathering would be too dangerous. Some cities have postponed the Carnival to the summer 2021, […]

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Tigella: A Traditional Italian Food

Do you like tigella as much as we do? If you have ever been to Emilia Romagna, in the North of Italy, you must have tried the famous tigella. The tigella is a small, round type of bread (10-12cm diameter, 1cm thickness) which comes from the area between Modena and Bologna. If you travel in that […]

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The Nativity Scene: A Great Neapolitan Christmas Tradition

Do you know how important is the Nativity Scene in the Italian culture? Well, I daresay that the Presepe (Nativity Scene) is the symbol of Christmas in the Neapolitan tradition. If you have ever been to Naples, in Italy, you must have gone to San Gregorio Armeno: a lovely street in the city centre famous for […]

Best Italian Artisanal Panettone

Top 5 Best Italian Artisanal Panettone

Are you wondering what is the best Italian artisanal panettone to buy? If you are tired of industrial panettone and want to discover the best artisanal ones for this Christmas, you have landed at the right page! In Italy panettone is the most typical Christmas cake and you can find many different versions, from the […]