One of the most important pilgrimage sites in Italy are the Sacri Monti, or Sacred Mountains, located in Piedmont and Lombardy. This varied UNESCO site includes nine Italian sacred mountains on which the visitor can admire chapels and religious buildings of high architectural value.
Sicily is a land of aristocrats. Many of Sicily’s noble families are descendants from the Normans and Swabian knights or Angevin nobility. Over time, marriages morphed into convenient unions between cousins to keep large estates in their families.
This is a journey through small medieval villages and silent landscapes, historic buildings and small country churches, far from the big cities. Here you come to relax and discover a new dimension of freedom.
Once upon time, in the little town of Nizza Monferrato, nearby Asti in Piedmont region, there were young boys called “garzoni dei bottai”, they were young apprentice of master wine barrel makers, in charge of delivering the wine barrel to the local wine makers…
The region of Abruzzo is a land of mountains, sea, shepherds and fishers. It does not fall short on beautiful sceneries and panoramas! But there is one thing especially that makes this region truly unforgettable.
The Trabocchi’s coastline
There is a city in Italy where the sea plays an important role: it’s the protagonist of the main plot, it’s part of the central square and so of the town’s history. This town is called Trieste and its situated on the Eastern border of Italy, up in the North, not far from Venice.
«It’s wonderful, wonderful, wonderful…»