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10 Priceless Things we learned at Grandmom’s – Nonna’s House

10 Priceless Things we Learned at Grandmom’s Nonna’s House. See if you agree with our list of 10  * Grandmom’s House was the place we all loved. She was the cog around which the wheel turned.   Lessons Learned with Her Last Forever * Everybody Loves Italian   #1. Sharing *   We spent a great […]

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The Leaning Tower of Pisa

The Leaning Tower of Pisa is the campanile, or freestanding bell tower, of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa, known worldwide for its unintended tilt.   It is situated behind the Cathedral and is the third oldest structure in Pisa’s Cathedral Square after the Cathedral and the Baptistery. The tower’s tilt began during construction in the […]

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Rollie Massimino: Legends & Legacies

Rollie Massimino Rollie Massimino is an Italian-American college basketball coaching legend. * Born in New Jersey, he led the Villanova Wildcats to the 1985 NCAA National Championship, and has remained in touch with the basketball world ever since his retirement from coaching.   * Rollie remains beloved by sports fans in the Delaware Valley for […]

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Leonardo’s “Last Supper”

The Last Supper (L’Ultima Cena – in Italian) is a late 15th-century mural painting by Leonardo da Vinci in the refectory of the Convent of Santa Maria della Grazie in Milan. It is one of the world’s most famous paintings. The work is presumed to have been commenced around 1495 and was commissioned as part of a plan […]

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Michelangelo’s Pietà

The Pietà (1498–1499) is a work of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti. It is housed in St. Peter’s Basilica. The statue was commissioned by a French Cardinal, who was a representative in Rome. The sculpture, in Carrara marble, was made for the cardinal’s funeral monument, but was moved to its current location, the first chapel on the right […]

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HOW TO BE ITALIAN • 20 Rules Italians never break

Italian stereotypes? Well…some of them are true! Especially when it comes to Italy’s social etiquette. Here’s a list of unwritten “rules” Italians must respect at all times 🙂 From Italian food to fashion, going through cheek-kissing, pasta cooking, and coffee making. Take a tour around the unique world of Italian conventions: – How Italians kiss […]

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Venice Vacation Travel Guide

Venice Vacation Travel Guide Rising from the waters of Venice Lagoon is the Italian city of Venice, a city like no other. Begin your visit in the central district of San Marco, and walk upon one of the world’s great squares, St Mark’s Square. The square is surrounded by some of the city’s finest jewels such […]

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Two Grandmothers Cruise Around in a Lamborghini – Too Funny

Grandmas & a Lamborghini OK This is just too Funny. Watch the heads turn as these two struggle with a Lamborghini Super Car going grocery shopping for the day….. Where’s the trunk? A warm, sunny day is the perfect excuse to take a Lamborghini out for a cruise and this is exactly what two grandmothers […]

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A Morning Run Through An Italian City

Running in Italy Exercise is one of the best things we can do with our time. The benefits are not only physical, but mental and at times, spiritual. In this video, a young couple share with us their morning run through an Italian City while on vacation no less. Enjoy this video clip of a […]

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A Profile of actor Steve Schirripa

Steve Schirripa Actor and TV Personality Steven Schirripa joins Host Mickey Burns to discuss his life and career in this 10 minute episode teaser. A native of Brooklyn, Schirripa hit the career Lotto in 1999 when he was cast as Bobby Baccalieri on the acclaimed HBO drama “The Sopranos.” Schirripa also discusses his show on […]

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