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Vatican Museums after COVID-19

Vatican Museums after COVID-19 Longer opening hours, a renewed Raphael room and Bernini's 'wax' statues. Those are some of the novelties that the Vatican Museums...

Life just got a little sweeter

Life just got a little sweeter   First loves are quick to romance and often quick to lose. But impossible to forget. Fall in love with...

Writing, Rome and Everything in Between

Writing, Rome and Everything in Between American Author Elizabeth Geoghegan on Writing, Rome and Everything in Between   Interviewed by Sarah Lackey Immediately upon meeting my professor on...

Vatican Museums after COVID-19

Vatican Museums after COVID-19 Longer opening hours, a renewed Raphael room and Bernini's 'wax' statues. Those are some of the novelties that the Vatican Museums...

I think, therefore I move

I think, therefore I move Completely paralyzed, yet able to communicate non-verbally thanks to the power of the imagined movement. That’s what the Italian Liquidweb...

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Vatican Museums after COVID-19

Vatican Museums after COVID-19 Longer opening hours, a renewed Raphael room and Bernini's 'wax' statues. Those are some of the novelties that the Vatican Museums...

I think, therefore I move

I think, therefore I move Completely paralyzed, yet able to communicate non-verbally thanks to the power of the imagined movement. That’s what the Italian Liquidweb...

Life just got a little sweeter

Life just got a little sweeter   First loves are quick to romance and often quick to lose. But impossible to forget. Fall in love with...

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Morgue life

MORGUE LIFE When my wife's father died in 2001, there was no place at the local cemetery. My mother-in-law then had to buy a grave...

Illuminati Tour in German

ILLUMINATI TOUR IN GERMAN Follow the footsteps of Tom Hanks’ character Robert Langdon from the film “Angels & Demons” with visits to the original sites...

Illuminati Tour in German

ILLUMINATI TOUR IN GERMAN Follow the footsteps of Tom Hanks’ character Robert Langdon from the film “Angels & Demons” with visits to the original sites...

Baby could be your newest obsession

BABY COULD BE YOUR NEWEST OBSESSION I was met with a friendly “ciao” and a nice conversation when I recently met actor Lorenzo Zurzolo, who plays...

Sanremo Festival never bores

(2003) Following an annual song contest, National or European, on TV is one thing, but five nights in a row the Sanremo Music Festival (officially:...

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Calabrese dochter

Ik heb een (nogal drukke) Calabrese dochter. Ze is kind van Cosenza, een stad in het noorden van Calabria. Het was tijd om op...

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Corona restrictions put an end to selfie tourism

Corona restrictions put an end to selfie tourism The corona crisis helps the Florentine Museum of the Uffizi to choose quality. The museum director expects...

Italian “Vo method” stifles infection at the source

Italian “Vo method” stifles infection at the source How Adriano Trevisan contracted the coronavirus will never be known. The 77-year-old resident of Vo’Euganeo in Veneto...

Best Italian TV series 2020

BEST ITALIAN TV SERIES 2020 If you cannot come to Italy, Italy will come to you. Pick your favorite Italian TV series as you wait...

Waiting for the release of the lockdown – Italian films

The Italian film season came to a sudden end in early March 2020. As the world's first country, public life in Italy came to...

No more coins into the Trevi Fountain

Italy has been sealed off for five weeks now. Without tourists, no single coin is going to come in the Trevi Fountain. This has...

Virus won’t be eradicated

"Why didn't you go into self-isolation." This, almost accusing, question came from a colleague of mine in Rome. For my newspaper, I had been...