Dal 1951 è la più importante manifestazione canora d'Italia, trasmessa in eurovisione e seguita da milioni di persone. Dal 29 al 31 gennaio 1951 nel Salone delle Feste del Casinò di Sanremo, il Festival della Canzone Italiana fu seguito da 25 milioni di telespettatori e il giorno successivo, il 1° febbraio, tutti cantavano e volevano rose rosse da...

WTI Magazine #78    2016 April 15Author : Paola Lovisetti Scamihorn      Translation by:   Spring is coming soon, so let's start thinking about the best fruit and vegetables that this season offers us. One example is zucchini, rich in water, vitamins (E, C and folic acid), fiber and potassium, a perfect partner to help you lose weight and remove...

Prima giornata del sindaco Marco Doria a San Francisco. Appena dopo il suo arrivo nella città californiana il sindaco è stato accolto al St. Francis Yacht Club dal console italiano. È grazie al convinto impegno del consolato italiano a San Francisco che è stato possibile organizzare il fitto programma di colloqui e incontri con aziende e operatori...

by Claudia Baroncelli   If you are planning to pop the question to your sweetheart, but don't know how to do it and (above all) where to do it, you should know that Italy has plenty of romantic places to act as the perfect setting for your proposal. Here are Swide's suggestions.   Perhaps secondo only to your wedding day and the arriv...

By Russell Brandom   Holidays can be exhausting, but it's nothing an underwater garden can't solve. This is Nemo's Garden, an underwater greenhouse anchored off Italy's Ligurian coast, recently detailed in The Washington Post.   Stationed 20 feet underwater, Nemo's garden is able to take advantage of high humidity, even temperatures a...

Monocle's Quality of Life survey ranks cities around the globe according to how 'liveable' they are, based on a complex set of metrics that uses both scientific and subjective data. Factors taken into consideration when drawing up the list include: climate, architecture, crime rate, environmental issues, food and drink, business and design. &...

di Ruggiero Corcella   Uno studio congiunto tra Unità operativa complessa di Neurochirurgia dell'Istituto Gaslini di Genova e CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center di Montreal ha individuato nuovi geni responsabili della spina bifida. I risultati della ricerca sono stati pubblicati dalla rivista scientifica internazionale Journal of Medica...

The church of Saint Peter in Portovenere, in the province of La Spezia, Liguria, juts out from a rock spur onto the Gulf of Poets, an area that was dear to great artists such as George Sand, David Herbert Lawrence, and Percy Bysshe Shelley.   After his visit here, Lord Byron wrote a poem that begins, "There is a pleasure in the pathless wood...

Study in Italy is happy to announce that the annual Course of Professional Development for Teachers of Italian, now in its 8th year, will be held in Genoa, Italy from June 29 to July 10, 2015.   The course is comprised of 50 hours of instruction: 40 hours of lesson (Monday thru Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.) and 10 hours in four afternoon ha...

By now an internationally-known event, VinidAmare beckons wine connoisseurs and apasionados to the Region of Liguria to take part in its ever-growing annual programme. It is thus that Camogli hosts Wines to Love/Wines from the Sea for the 11th time, this year from May 23rd-25th. Amidst the town's charming port lined by characteristic pastel houses...