- 10 Secrets of the Vatican Exposed
My favorite? In Vatican City, you can choose "Latin" as the language in which to complete your ATM transactions. Awesome.
- Experts Warn Italians Of Possible New Landslide Threats
More landslides possible in parts of Italy that have already been hit by several serious landslides recently.
- Commonality of Italian surnames in Italy
Interesting site that lets you see how common various surnames are in Italy – and where they're most prevalent.
- Tv cook suspended for cat recipe
Okay, I'm totally intolerant of animal abuse, but suspended? For talking about history? I mean, seriously. He wasn't advocating the cooking of cats today, for pete's sake.
- Landslides in Calabria and Sicily
Not good news; natural disasters there last year (not to mention the earthquake in Abruzzo) haven't made life easy in the south lately.
- “Southern Italians less intelligent than northerners” says British Professor
Oh dear. Because a quote like that isn't going to piss ANYONE off.
- Four Great Golf Courses in Italy | Italofile
I'm not a golf fan myself, but I know plenty of people who love both golf and Italy. Here's a way to combine those two things.
- Teach English To A Family In Italy
What a cool opportunity: live with an Italian family & get free room & board in exchange for 15 hours a week of helping them learn English.
- Calabria Travel on KPAM Radio in Portland | My Bella Vita
How fun – blogging pal Cherrye Moore of My Bella Vita on a travel radio show talking about her beloved Calabria!
- 10 Must-See Churches in Italy « The Tanager Blog
Not only is this a great list of gorgeous churches, the photos are SPECTACULAR.