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60 Minutes Special – 1987: Lamborghini – The Most Breathtaking Car of it’s Time –

60 Minutes Special – 1987: Lamborghini – The Most Breathtaking Car of it’s Time – Morely Safer and possibly the most Breathtaking Drive ever filmed from that Memorable 1987 – 60 Minutes Piece on the Lamborghini Countach  You may recall this SPECTACULAR 60 MINUTE SPECIAL from 1987. Morely Safer at 180 miles per hour on an […]

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The European Capital of Culture – Matera 2019

The European Capital of Culture Matera, Basilicata 2019 The Italian City of Matera in Basilicata has been Awarded the Title of European Capital of Culture for the year 2019. so I would begin to make your plans now. Vacationing in Matera… truly something special. The ancient city of Matera is steeped in history and is […]

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Calabria – Beautiful Video – Touching Memories –

Calabria – Beautiful Video – Touching Memories – Whether your family emigrated here from Calabria or other regions of Italy this video will touch you. Photos of the Old Calabria and listening to the Calabrian Dialect will truly make you think back to your parents and grandparents.  We were never taught this dialect even though […]

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Breaking Open a Parmigiano – MUST WATCH for Cheese Lovers

Breaking Open a Parmigiano MUST WATCH for Cheese Lovers Parmigiano-Reggiano or Parmesan cheese, is a hard, granular cheese. The name “Parmesan” is often used generically for various imitations of this cheese, although European jurisprudence forbids this. It is named after the producing areas, which comprise the Provinces ofParma, Under Italian law, only cheese produced in […]

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Pope Francis meets baby dressed as Pope in Philadelphia

Pope Francis meets a baby dressed as the Pope in Philadelphia Millions of people traveled to Philadelphia to see Pope Francis.  How do you stand out in a crowd of millions?  Dress like the Pope of course.  This baby was fortunate enough to be kissed by Pope Francis.  This is something that he may not […]

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10 Best Movies from Italy of all time

10 Best Movies from Italy of all time It’s interesting that many of the movies popular to the Italian Americans in the states such as a Bronx Tale for example mean nothing to Italians in Italy and Movies like La Vita e’ Bella with Roberto Benigni are not necessarily appreciated by the masses on this […]

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The Trevi Fountain – Magnificent

The Trevi Fountain – Magnificent – The Trevi Fountain is the largest Baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world. The fountain has appeared in several notable films, including Federico Fellini’s La Dolce Vita. Legend holds that in 19 BC thirsty Roman soldiers were guided by a young […]

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Very romantic – the old man waiting for his wife at the airport – Refreshing and very emotional

Very romantic – the old man waiting for his wife at the airport – Refreshing and very emotional Just a short and refreshing clip that makes you feel good. Two people obviously in love with each other. Love is a virtue representing human kindness, compassion, and affection—”the unselfish loyal and benevolent concern for the good […]

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Fascinating Look at Marble Quarrying in the Italian Alps

Fascinating Look at Marble Quarrying in the Italian Alps Carrara marble (sometimes mistakenly “Carrera marble”) is a type of white or blue-grey marble of high quality, popular for use in sculpture and building decor. It is quarried at the city of Carrara in the province of Massa and Carrara in the Lunigiana, the northernmost tip […]

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Lamborghini Miura – Elegant and the First Super Car

Lamborghini Miura – Elegant and the First Super Car The Lamborghini Miura is a sports car that was produced by Italian automaker Lamborghini between 1966 and 1973. The car is widely considered to have instigated the trend of high performance, two-seater, mid-engined sports cars.[4] When released, it was the fastest production road car available. The […]

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