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The restored Villa of Mysteries displays some of the best-preserved frescoes of the site

Italy reveals Pompeii restorations, amidst EU deadline

Despite the risk of losing most of its funding due to high levels of mismanagement and neglect, Italy proudly revealed its restored crown jewel of...
St. Joseph celebrations

St. Joseph’s Day 2015: A Celebration for the Patron Saint of Workers

Saint Joseph is one of the most beloved and celebrated saints among Italian-Americans. To many, he is known as the Patron Saint of Workers and the...
Italy, Dream Destination, 2015, Bel paese, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italy: A Top Dream Destination for 2015

Tripadvisor has officially announced the results of the study TripBarometer run for half a year. The study was about the world’s greatest and most...
Gianduiotto, Chocolate, 150 Years, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Gianduiotto Chocolate Celebrates 150 Years

With its distinctive upturned boat shape, smooth creaminess, and perfect combination of chocolate and hazelnut, Gianduiotto is immediately...
Ambassador of Two Worlds, Cosimo Pizzulli, Designer, Visionary, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Ambassador of Two Worlds, Cosimo Pizzulli: Designer and Visionary

With such a deep passion for both Italian culture and U.S innovation, Italian-American Cosimo Pizzulli has definitely left his mark in both worlds. A...
Fashion Blogger, Chiara Ferragni, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The Great Influence of Fashion Blogger Chiara Ferragni

When it comes to fashion blogs, Chiara Ferragni’s blog may be one to triumph all others. The 27-year-old fashion blogger has a blog so massive that...
Italian-American Actor, David Henrie, Ronald Reagan, Biopic, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italian-American Actor, David Henrie, Cast as Ronald Reagan in First Ever Biopic

Former President Ronald Reagan was the only movie star to ever become President of the United States. For some odd reason, there has never been a...
Battle of the Oranges 2015, Traditional “Food Fight, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Battle of the Oranges 2015 – The Traditional “Food Fight”

On February 16th, thousands of people gathered in Ivrea, Italy to begin what is known as the traditional and historical Battle of the Oranges. There...
Ferrero, Nutella, chocolatier, Valentine's Day, Italian chocolate, italian culture,

The world's wealthiest chocolatier died on Valentine's Day

Michele Ferrero, the man renowned for giving the world Nutella, Tic Tacs, Kinder Eggs, and the ever-famous Ferrero Rocher chocolates, has passed away...
Serenading Gondolas, A Thing of the Past, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Serenading Gondolas – A Thing of the Past?

The water canals in Venice, are being stripped of one of its most famous attractions: the serenading gondola ride experience. Newly issued water...

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