Saturday, February 23, 2019
Last week we started our Ode to Leonardo da Vinci with a little biography on one of the brightest minds of the Renaissance, and with his 500th death anniversary coming closer and closer,...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfInsbVTx4Q We all heard of Leonardo Da Vinci, in one way or another, considered the brightest mind humanity has ever had this year we are celebrating the 500th year anniversary of his death. Because of this,...
It’s the season of giving all around the World, and the Christmas spirit can be felt in the US, in Germany, in the UK, and in Italy. All of these places have a variety of...
Italian Coffee
Sure, you’ve had an espresso and a cappuccino, but that’s just the tip of the Italian coffee iceberg, my friends. Coffee in Italy is a thing of it’s own. Even if you’re familiar with copycats...
renaissance art history in florence
Interested in Renaissance art history? Florence is the center of Renaissance art, and there is no shortage of museums or cathedrals in this city (discover more about cultural life in Florence) . Grab your walking...
One of the pearls of Italy, the Floating City, the Serenissima, the Queen of the Adriatic, I mean if you don’t know what we’re talking about by now why are you still thinking about coming...
Many students and expats will be spending the holiday season in Florence this year. Tuscany is beautiful all year round, but Christmas is a wonderful time to experience a very magical time in Florence! There...
Halloween just passed and now you’re sitting around with a hangover waiting for the next holiday to hit you with some rest, luckily for you today (yeah I’m writing this on the 1st of November)...
Doing the Little Shoe, La Scarpetta in Italian
Italian food culture is probably very different from what you're used to at home. And, since Italians have been perfecting it for over 1,000 years, try going with the wine and olive oil flow instead...
You’re never been to Italy and need something different than the classic Lake Como, or the bustling madness of Milan? Well, here are some of the best places to go to in southern Italy. Keep...