The region of Puglia in the heel of Italy’s boot is famous within Italy because of the many beaches that Italians flock to whenever they can. It’s not hard to see why it’s such a beach-oriented area – it’s surrounded on almost all sides by water. The city of Bari […]

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Some news from around il Bel Paese while you sip your morning cappuccino… Nero’s Golden House, the Domus Aurea in Rome, opened on February 4th after being closed for more than a year of restoration work. A new exhibit in Venice turns the canvas on great artists – it’s a […]

Italian News Snippets: 7 February 2007

Some more news snippets from around and about… There are many reasons why young Italians tend to live at home longer than their peers in other countries (high prices and high unemployment being two of them), but living with Mom and Dad is no reason to give up privacy for […]

Italian News Snippets: 3 February 2007