WTI Magazine #53    2015 February, 6Author : Living Adamis      Translation by:   For its a catalog, Alessi presented "Souvenir d'Italie", a new line between the Alessi "Figures": a tribute to Italy that from May to October will host the Expo 2015. Five figurines in decorated porcelain, each a symbol of a different aspect of the Italian charac...

By Giovanni di Napoli   Ferdinando Carulli (b. Naples 1770 - d. Paris 1841) was perhaps the most significant composer and instructor for the guitar in the Nineteenth Century. Highly prolific, many of the virtuoso's works, including his "Harmony Applied to the Guitar," continue to be used today to train students the classical guitar.  ...

Il 16 dicembre 1796, in quello che era ancora il Regno delle due Sicilie, nasceva la più antica sede diplomatica degli Stati Uniti in Italia, e la settima in tutto il mondo. Le relazioni commerciali tra Napoli e il Nuovo Mondo sono quindi di vecchissima data e furono anche culturali perché dalla Capitale del Sud partirono anche centinaia di artist...

by Morena Pivetti   New Year's Eve and the Christmas' Season brought good news to Naples and to Campania region. In 2014 in general, and in the last few days of the year in particular, tourism flourished: the Vesuvio's city was swarmed by thousands of visitors, Italians and foreigners alike. According to the data issued by the regional admin...

by Janet Smith   Flaunting the colours of Naples's sun-baked beachside life, Rocco Adriano Galluccio's Alcoolique collection is a picture-perfect fashion ambassador for this summer's Italian Day festival. Few lines are as thoroughly Italian as Galluccio's, which will hit the runway during the event on Sunday (June 14) on the Drive. &nb...

One of Italy's most historic opera companies is taking some of the country's most beloved operas – as well as some Italian culture – to the Middle East, Russia and the United States. The Teatro di San Carlo, which was founded in Naples in 1737 and is Europe's oldest, continuously active venue for public opera, begins its worldwide tour in the Sulta...

di Fabiana Bianchi   Sarà attivo tra pochi giorni il Campania Express, il nuovo treno finanziato dalla Regione Campania per facilitare lo spostamento dei turisti da Napoli a Sorrento e gli scavi archeologici di Pompei e Ercolano.   Il treno turistico inizierà le corse dal 23 maggio 2015 e coprirà il periodo estivo fino al 15 ottobre....

by Jackie DeGiorgio   Another year, another Michelin guide. Every chef who takes himself and his food seriously dreams of Michelin recognition, and once obtained, an omission or demotion is not taken lightly.   The prestigious dining tome has just bestowed its 2016 honors on il bel paese, which now holds 388 stars divided among 334 re...

On October 24, 2013 the Maestri Monzu will travel from Naples to the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club to celebrate with the Italian, and the Italian American Communities the Mayor of Naples Hon. Luigi de Magistris, and the artists of Naples' Teatro di San Carlo on the occasion of the United the Two Bays Concert featuring the Teatro di San Carlo'...

La "top trenta" dei siti più visitati d'Italia è un viaggio emozionante nelle bellezze della Campania. La classifica è stilata dal ministero dei Beni Culturali che prende come punto di riferimento il numero di visitatori e crea l'elenco.   Al primo posto c'è, ovviamento, il Colosseo. Subito dopo gli scavi tormentati di Pompei e poi, via via,...