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The sporting culture behind the Italian game

Sport is a strange thing; it ignites a raw passion in the tamest person,...

Italian Fascist Party organizes Prayer of reparation, local nun send them away from the churchyard

Because of the Gay Pride in Monza, near Milan, the Italian far-right party Forza...

Sa Femina Accabadora, The Lady of the Good Death

Sa Femmina Accabadora was a woman who was in charge of bringing death to...

The amazing Movie Posters of Silvano Campeggi

On 29 August died Silvano Campeggi (also known by the nickname "Nano"), painter and...

Ai Pioppi – Mechanical Amusement Park, Treviso

Bruno Ferrin, 79 years old from Nervesa della Battaglia, Treviso, built an amusement park...

Giovanni Leonardo Di Bona, the first International Master champion in the History of Chess

Giovanni Leonardo, known as Il Puttino (Small Child), was born in Cutro, Calabria. Giovanni...

Ennio Morricone and Sergio Leone pose together in the primary school year book

The Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone never forgot his friend Sergio Leone, the father of...

Italian funk at his best: Raffaella Carrá “Rumore”

A badass version of Rumore performed by Raffaella Carrá (1974). Raffaella Carrà is extremely popular...

Gorini Anatomical Museum, Graphic images

Paolo Gorini (January 18, 1813 - February 2, 1881) was an Italian scientist, geologist,...

Ugolino, the Cannibal Count

'Father our pain', they said, 'Will lessen if you eat us you are the one Who...

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Piazza Fontana Massacre: Exhibition remembers the victims

Seventeen photographs and seventeen poems in memory of the victims of the Piazza Fontana Bombing, a terrorist attack occurred on 12 December 1969 when...

3 Less-Known Places to Visit in Italy

Italy is one of the best places to visit while being in Europe. It’s a great choice regardless of the season. You can visit the...

Stefano Boeri Architetti, Metrogramma Milano and Inside Outside win the competition for the Parco del Ponte in Genoa, the Polcevera Park

“A Red Steel Circle. A ring that embraces - passing under the new bridge - an area made of iron, water, cement and asphalt. The...

Top 5 Scholarships in Italy for International Students in 2019

Young people commonly choose to continue their education in colleges and universities. They choose local institutions but some of them prefer studying abroad. It’s not...

The mesmerizing work of Franco Grignani

Franco Grignani (Pieve Porto Morone, 4 February 1908 - Milan, 20 February 1999) was an Italian graphic artist and artist. He founded Studio Grignani in...

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30 Amazing pictures of Pompeii

The cataclysmic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD was one of the most spectacular and destructive events in ancient history. Two towns and many...

Christ of the Abyss in Italy

The Christ of the Abyss is a bronze statue placed in 1954 on the bottom of the bay of San Fruttuoso, between Camogli and...

What is everybody’s natural language ? The cruel experiment in language deprivation of Frederick II

Throughout history were conducted experiments involving language deprivation trying to discover the origin of language. The first attempt is reported by Herodotus, who wrote Pharaoh...

Cities built by the Romans (The big list)

The list of cities built by the Romans over the centuries is impressive. Some of the following cities may have been founded by other people,...

The lives of the Carusi, the slave miners of Sicily

Child Slavery at the Floristella Grottacalda mines in Sicily. The Caruso was a kid aged 8 to 14 years, assigned to carry on shoulder excavated...

The gruesome procession of Verbicaro Flagellants

Italian flagellants - Every year Verbicaro, Calabria, hosts a gruesome procession. During the night between Thursday and Good Friday, some penitents, completely dressed in red,...

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