Events

Mercu Scûrot

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

Games

Ruzzola

In Italian, the word ‘ruzzola’ comes from the verb ‘ruzzolare’, or ‘to roll’. The game…

Piastre

When it comes to Italy, traditions tend to have seriously ancient origins. The game of…

Historical reenactments

Italian News

Media

Gomorra la serie

Gomorrah (TV series)

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

National holidays

Pasquetta

First things first, Pasquetta is not the same thing all over Italy. In Genova and…

Objects

presepe

Presepe

Looking at the above picture you’d be hard-pressed to identify it correctly. That nice scale…

Sunglasses

Almost every single invention has an untraceable history, especially when it reaches real back into…

Ape Piaggio

The Piaggio Ape, or Apecar, is the other great idea of Corradino D’Ascanio, the same…

Places

Quotes