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Traditional Italian Christmas Customs

  Did you ever feel like Christmas being celebrated for just one day is not enough? Well, then you should definitely adopt Italian Christmas customs, where the entire celebrations last for more than three weeks. Yes, that’s right, three whole weeks! And did you know that Christmas was actually ‘invented’ in Italy? Italian Christmas customs […]

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Nonna / Grandmom – 10 Priceless lessons we learned from Her

Nonna / Grandmom 10 Priceless Lessons we Learned from Her See if you agree with our list of 10  * Whether you knew it as Nonna’s or Grandmom’s House it was the place we all loved. She was the cog around which the wheel turned.   Lessons Learned with Her Last Forever * #1. Sharing […]

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Pope Francis meets baby dressed as Pope in Philadelphia

Pope Francis meets a baby dressed as the Pope in Philadelphia Millions of people traveled to Philadelphia to see Pope Francis.  How do you stand out in a crowd of millions?  Dress like the Pope of course.  This baby was fortunate enough to be kissed by Pope Francis.  This is something that he may not […]

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Fascinating Marble Quarrying in the Italian Alps

Fascinating Marble Quarrying in the Italian Alps * Carrara Marble is a type of white or blue-grey marble of high quality, popular for use in sculpture and building decor. It is quarried at the city of Carrara in the province of Massa and Carrara in the Lunigiana, the northernmost tip of modern-day Tuscany, Italy. * […]

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Lamborghini Miura – 1st Super Car Elegant and Exotic

Lamborghini Miura Elegant  First Super Car The Lamborghini Miura is a sports car that was produced by Italian automaker Lamborghini between 1966 and 1973. When released, it was the fastest production road car available. Video – NEXT PAGE – Video  

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What is Grappa

What is Grappa Grappa is an alcoholic beverage, a fragrant, grape-based pomace brandy of Italian origin that contains 35 to 60 percent alcohol by volume (70 to 120 US proof). Distillation is an ancient practice that can be traced back to the first century AD.   The Museum of Wine and Grappa shows historical equipment used in […]

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Italy Travel Customs & Etiquette – Very Cute Video

Italy Travel Customs & Etiquette – Very Cute Video Italian Etiquette Tips Making a good impression and building strong relationships are very important to Italians, so impress the people in Italy by learning a little about Italian customs and etiquette. Watch this video and learn. These are some Italian etiquette tips to take with you […]

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Lesson in Italian Sausage & Salami Making –

Lesson in Italian Sausage & Salami Making – Sausage making is a logical outcome of efficient butchery. Traditionally, sausage makers would salt various tissues and organs such as scraps, organ meats, blood, and fat to help preserve them. They would then stuff them into tubular casings made from the cleaned intestines of the animal, producing […]

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10 Interesting Facts about Italy

Ten Interesting Facts about Italy   We have compiled 10 Very Interesting Facts about Italy. Take a minute and Enjoy the List. Comment if you would like to add to the list…   Hope you enjoy the 10 Facts that Follow go to the Next Page to open the list NEXT PAGE  

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12 “Magical” Foods that help Italians live longer

12 “Magical” Foods that help Italians live longer – The Italian Diet  For the health benefits of the Italian Diet Click below www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/283828.php #12 – Lemons For the health benefits of Lemons in your diet,  Click below http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/283476.php #11 – Pepperoncini – (Hot Chili Peppers) The pepperoncino probably came to Italy in the early 16th century, after Columbus had taken samples […]

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