WTI Magazine #25    2014 Apr, 11Author : folclore.it      Translation by:   In folkloric and religious traditions are very common Italian commemorations of the Passion of Christ on the night of Good Friday.   Among these, the Turba in Cantiano has been certified by Europassion, European Association founded with the purpose of studying the ph...

by Elisabetta Grasso   Mauro Peroni, PhD, a native Italian from the region of Le Marche, gave a presentation about his region at the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum on Sunday, September 20, 2015 The presentation of this Italian region was sponsored by the tourism office of Le Marche, to promote American tourism in this north-Italian region. Accordi...

by Chiara Beghelli   For a great number of travellers the ideal vacation is not made up of extreme adventures or exhausting city-tours. Quite the contrary: for them, relaxation and distance from the chaos and the stress of the daily routine seems to be the preferred solution.   These travellers seek a secluded lifestyle similar to tha...

"Dal mondo ad Ancona: le Camere di Commercio Italiane all'Estero incontrano le imprese" in occasione della 23ª edizione della Convention Mondiale delle Camere di Commercio Italiane all'Estero (CCIE) – organizzata dalla Camera di Commercio di Ancona, l'Azienda speciale Marchet e Assocamerestero con numerosi partner istituzionali e privati – in progr...

Va alle Marche, prima Regione italiana ad ottenerlo, il premio European Entrepreneurial Regions 2014, il Premio Regione Imprenditoriale Europea del Comitato delle Regioni d'Europa. Il riconoscimento verra' assegnato il 3 luglio dal presidente Ramon Luis Valcarcel, durante la prossima sessione plenaria del Comitato delle Regioni della Ue.   L...

Marche, Calabria, Veneto; three of the regions of Italy introduced themselves to Californian tour operators and potential travelers, bringing a little of their atmosphere to Los Angeles. Marche and Calabria were the special guests of this year's edition of the COMITEL workshop at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills, created to introduce local tour...

The Lame Rosse ("Red Blades") are mountains and badlands in Marche, part of the Sibillini Mountains massif. Usually, travel guides describe the local landscape saying it looks like a place on Mars, Colorado's Grand Canyon, or some Saharan region. Those are indeed the closest comparisons.   The red hue of the badlands and mountaintops, w...

In the year of Expo the University of Urbino has created a new course that will train students for a profession that is directly linked to the Italian tradition of food, well-being and storytelling. The new figure, presented during the Expo, is called "Narratore del gusto e della cultura, Comunicatore del benessere, Selezionatore delle tipicità ita...

Si chiama Silvia Trobbiani, fa l'hair stylist, ha 30 anni ed è originaria di Corridonia: Silvia è arrivata a New York il 6 febbraio 2012 con il sogno di fare l'hair stylist delle star.   La sua avventura e il suo percorso vengono raccontati sul portale www.scoprinewyork.it.   Silvia "ha iniziato a lavorare come acconciatrice a 13 anni...

  For the fourth time in recent years, a student from Bryn Mawr's Italian and Italian Studies department has been awarded a chance to study in Italy over the summer. Haverford student Natalie Giovino '17 has been awarded a scholarship to study at the Universitià di Camerino in Italy this summer.   Natalie received the scholarship throu...