Part 7 – Pescara and Chieti The Seaside Resort of Pescara The traveler’s made their way up the coast of..
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Carnevale di Venezia was first recorded in 1268 and masks have always been a central feature of the celebration. People..
Abruzzo is one of the lesser known regions of Italy for tourists. It is situated in the central part of..
Italy is very proud of Dante degli Alghieri – although we tend to refer to him simply as Dante His poem written in the early fourteenth century..
A series of exquisite Renaissance tapestries commissioned by Cosimo de Medici in the 16th century will be brought together for..
A long-lost painting attributed to Leonardo da Vinci was confiscated from a bank vault in Switzerland after Italian police said..
Forensic scientists in Italy have uncovered a mummy murder mystery. A Renaissance-era warlord, who dropped dead in 1329, was not..
With its religious iconography and ornate throne, the 15th century painting Madonna della Vittoria by Andrea Mantegna seems a typical Italian..