Caesar Salad

What is Caesar salad doing on a lifestyle magazine dedicated to Italy and Italian lifestyle?…


Triennale di Milano

What is about Italy and design? If you study the history of graphic or industrial…

Fables and legends


Mercu Scûrot

The small town of Borgosesia, in the Piedmont region of Italy, hardly qualifies as a…

Historical reenactments

Italian icons

Rita Levi-Montalcini

Rita Levi-Montalcini

The Nobel-awarded scientist Rita Levi-Montalcini (1909-2012) is a beloved symbol of Italian excellence in the…

Marcello Mastroianni

As Hollywood executives use to say, some actors just have it. “It” being an intangible…

Leonardo da Vinci

A hypothetical merit ranking of all the men (and women, of course) ever lived would…


Gomorra la serie

Gomorrah (TV series)

Who says Italians cannot do cinema or TV series (any longer)? Gomorra (Italian for Gomorrah)…


Religious holidays


If the date listed above sounds like a complex mouthful… that’s because it is. Simply…