E' il "trend" del momento: sponsorizzare la salvaguardia del patrimonio artistico dell'Italia. Ancora di più quello della Città Eterna, dove ogni elemento o scorcio è di per sé un capolavoro di inestimabile valore estetico e storico.   Lo sa bene American Express che da tempo si pone in prima linea con attività che favoriscono il restauro di...

United Airlines will fly nonstop between Chicago O'Hare and Rome next year, serving the route on a seasonal basis from May 16 through Sept. 23.   United's Chicago-Rome schedule will begin with five weekly flights before ramping up to daily service June 4. The schedule will then shift to six flights a week on Aug. 18 and continue though the r...

  WTI Magazine #66    2015 August, 21Author : John Cabot University      Translation by:   Taking a year off between high school and university can be an extremely rewarding experience. A gap year lets you explore new interests, discover new cultures, and gain a wealth of new skills and experiences that will stay with you throughout university a...

  WTI Magazine #46    2014 October, 29Author : italia.it      Translation by:   The Borghese Gallery in Rome is perhaps the most fascinating museum in Italy. It is housed in a villa built in the 1600s, the interior stuccoes of which make for the ideal setting of such an exceptional collection of world-famous masterpieces. Along with bas-reliefs...

I haven't seen this much excitement over a site's opening since the Colosseum's underground was unveiled back in 2010. And you know what? Having toured both, the excitement over the Domus Aurea may be even more merited.   First, the basics. Emperor Nero built his palace back in 64AD. (Yes, he's the "fiddled while Rome burned" guy; although t...

  WTI Magazine #51    2015 January, 9Author : italia.it      Translation by:   The Garden of Ninfa (Giardino di Ninfa), built on the ruins of the medieval town of Ninfa in the Pontine Marshes (Agro Pontino), has been classified by the New York Times as one of the most beautiful and romantic gardens in the world.Declared a Natural Monument by the...

Sarà il capo dello Stato, Sergio Mattarella, ad annunciare personalmente in occasione della Festa della Repubblica, il prossimo martedì 2 giugno, le nuove modalità di accesso al pubblico dello splendido palazzo del Quirinale. La sede della Presidenza della Repubblica diventerà dunque di fatto un nuovo, straordinario museo pubblico, aperto tutti i g...

Aeroporto di Fiumicino, 13 Settembre 2013 (TRADUZIONE DALL'INGLESE)   Buongiorno! Siamo davvero felici di essere arrivati in Italia, la terra dei miei antenati. Sono orgoglioso di essere il nuovo Ambasciatore degli Stati Uniti in Italia. Ora passo all'inglese.   Negli ultimi quarant'anni, io e mia moglie Linda Douglass abbiamo visi...

After meeting at the ITB trade show in Berlin, Gray Line and Carrani Tours, the leading tour operator in Rome for over 85 years, created a partnership that makes Carrani Tours the exclusive operator of all of Gray Line's sightseeing tours in Rome—effective immediately.   "Since 1925, we have achieved many successes; however, this exclusive a...

By Nick Squires For decades they were hidden beneath a jungle of overgrown vegetation, coated in lichen and moss, but now hundreds of delicate Roman statues and other marble artefacts have emerged from a painstaking restoration of the garden of the British ambassador's residence in Rome. Carved reliefs of wild boar, satyrs, griffons and goddesses...