In other words I needed a different language a language that was a place of affection and reflection. Antonio Tabucchi
When Halloween was celebrated in Italy. Ancient origin of the kids most loved pagan celebration. One of the biggest criticisms of Halloween is that it is said to be an American tradition which should not be celebrated in Europe as it is far from European tradition. A little bit like American Thanksgiven or Indian Diwali....
Biancomangiare What I like of Italian food is that it is flavoured with stories and anecdotes.
La torta sbrisolona is like a huge crumbly cookie. It is a typical Italian cake from the city of Mantova (Mantua, in Lombardia) and surroundings.
Why do people want to speak Italian? Here we are with a very interesting question!
Fancy a biscuit for breakfast? When it comes to breakfast, I must admit it, you might find it difficult to adapt to a proper colazione Italiana. I only understood recently, and it was quite shocking, that almost the entire world finds eating dessert for breakfast bizarre! Well, if you would like to immerse yourself...
When is the best time to visit Siena?
David versus the Slaves. The apotheosis of youthful beauty or the disquiet beauty of infinity?
Italian expressions Do you know how to say to be cold or to be hot in Italian?
IL BACIO Which is the most famous kiss in History of Art?