By Nardine Saad   That's "Amore" for Andrea Bocelli — the singer is now a married man!The Italian tenor wed his longtime girlfriend Veronica Berti in a Tuscan village near Livorno, Italy, last week, his rep said in a statement to the Associated Press. Bocelli, 55, and Berti, 30, have been together for 12 years and are already parents to dau...

  WTI Magazine #54    2015 February, 20Author : folclore.it      Translation by:   This is a historical re-enactment that takes place during the Carnival period. The local tradition tells about a Bibbiena divided into two districts: the one of "Piazzolini" which takes its name from the Piazza, still nowadays called Piazzolina, and the lower of t...

Looking for some beautiful beaches to sunbathe and relax during your Central Italian stay? From Tuscany to Marche passing by Lazio and Abruzzo, Swide has rounded up some of the most pristine beaches in Central Italy.   If you are traveling to Central Italy this summer, you'll be surprised in discovering how many wonderful and peaceful beache...

Piero Tosi, storico costumista di Luchino Visconti e dei principali registi del panorama italiano dagli anni '60 fino ai nostri giorni, riceverà a Los Angeles l'Oscar alla carriera.Nato a Sesto Fiorentino 86 anni fa, ha lavorato a tanti capolavori tra cui il "Gattopardo", "Rocco e i suoi fratelli" e "Morte a Venezia". Tra il 1964 e il 1983 ha ricev...

The top three "five sail" destinations classified in the annual guide to the "most beautiful sea" in Italy are Castiglion della Pescaia in Tuscany, San Vito Lo Capo in Sicily, and Pollica in Campania, as released on Friday in the 'Blue Guide' published by environmental group Legambiente and tourism association Touring Club Italiano. The guide find...

From Tuscany to the United States, with some special events in San Francisco: the celebrations for the 950th anniversary since the first stone of the Pisa Cathedral was laid and the 450th anniversary of the birth of Galileo Galilei got just big.   In fact, starting from this occurrence, a cultural exchange is taking place between the town of...

by Betty Laseter   A team of researchers at Pontedera BioRobotics Institute in Italy claimed to have created a robotic arm that can bend and contract like an octopus tentacle. The robotic arm is expected to play a really helpful role in the field of surgical procedures by enabling surgeons to perform minimally-invasive operations in compact...

di Claudia Cecconato   Forse non tutti conoscono la storia dei Buffalo Soldiers. Una divisione dell'esercito USA, formata da soldati neri americani con a capo un comandante bianco, razzista. Come gli altri Alleati i Buffalo combatterono al fianco dei partigiani per liberare l'Italia dal nazifascismo.   In particolare quella parte del...

Un trailer di tre minuti alla conquista dei turisti americani e canadesi. La Toscana sbarca in questo modo a New York e si presenta sul grande schermo della Indipendent Film Week, organizzata da Indipendent Filmaker Project, la più antica e più grande associazione americana di registi e produttori indipendenti. Nella trama di My Tuscany, questo è...

Florence's public Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), located in the Museum of Natural History of Florence, closed since September of last year after a period of hydreogeological instability, recently re-opened its gates (April 1). Similarly to those in Pisa and Padua, the Tuscan Capital's botanical garden, noted as a garden of Semplici or simple med...