by Claudia Baroncelli   Hidden in some of the most beautiful palaces of Southern Italy, there are breathtaking frescoes just waiting to be admired. Let Swide be your artistic guide in this unique cultural journey. Traveling around Southern Italy you'll be surprised in discovering how many wonderful frescoes you can find.   And we...

Napoli. Sono 247 ragazzi e ragazze tra i 18 e i 29 anni operativi, come custodi e guide turistiche remunerate, in trenta chiese napoletane ricche d'opere d'arte ma da anni chiuse o degradate che da metà febbraio riaprono così i battenti tutto il giorno. I visitatori potranno riscoprire le splendide e obliterate chiese di Santa Maria della Pietà de...

Apple® today announced the creation of Europe's first iOS App Development Center in Italy, to give students practical skills and training on developing iOS apps for the world's most innovative and vibrant app ecosystem. The iOS App Development Center, to be located at a partner institution in Naples, will support teachers and provide a special...

Dazzling with diamonds, emeralds and gold, 70 pieces of treasure — said to be some of the most valuable in the world — have been transported from a vault in a Naples cathedral to a museum in Rome. They'll stay there until February, marking the first time they've ever been displayed outside of Naples.   The head of the foundation organizing t...

„L'11 maggio 2014 a Napoli ritorna l'evento Park to Park - il IV° Trofeo Interforze Italoamericano. Quest'anno la competizione si terrà al Parco Virgiliano.   La formazione detentrice del Trofeo Interforze Italoamericano edizione 2012, ossia la Polizia Penitenziaria, dovrà difendersi dalle altre rappresentative delle FF.AA. Italiane, tra cui...

The remains of a vessel from Roman times have been found in the Piazza Municipio area of Naples, where construction work to build Line 1 of the subway is under way.   This is not the first archeological find from the site: as the largest urban excavation site of the past 40 years, it has returned about 3,000 artifacts, including four boats....

di Eleonora Puntillo   «Il bisnonno sarà contento: l'Inferno l'ho stampato prima a dispense poi in volume, e ci ho guadagnato pure, il Purgatorio l'ho depositato in Siae e fra poco lo stampo, col Paradiso sono arrivata al canto ottavo e vado avanti spedita...».   Dall'alto dei suoi 93 anni, Matilde nata Pierro e coniugata Donnarumma,...

Giuseppe Moscati was born in 1880 in Benevento, Italy, and was the seventh of nine children. Eventually, his family settled in Naples, but often took holiday in Avellino. His father was a judge who would often volunteer at the local church, bringing young Giuseppe with him.   In 1893, Giuseppe’s older brother, Alberto, su...

Campania Felix LLC, Mind the Bridge Foundation, Two Universities by the Bay, and Unite the Two Bays cordially invite you to: Napoli and San Francisco Act II A Fundraising Event to celebrate the second anniversary of Unite The Two Bays and to launch its new programs: From Vesuvio to Silicon Valley...and back Biophysics of Amyloids and Prions...

It doesn't take long to understand Naples. Once you make your way through the unruly traffic, honking horns, locals shouting in thick dialect across alleys lined with wet laundry, past racy black lace garters on display in shop windows, shrines to the Madonna with blue neon and plastic flowers set into palazzo walls, churches decorated with carved...