This past summer, 20 students traveled to Siena, Italy, for the two week-long study abroad program "Food and Culture: The Italian Experience." The program was the first of its kind at the University of Massachusetts Boston, and it inspired Italian Studies assistant professor Vetri Nathan and chef instructor Angelo Guida to create a new course this...

Test driving a Ferrari in Italy at high speeds may be a dream many car enthusiasts (and adrenaline junkies) share, especially after seeing Ron Howard's recent film, the Formula One racing drama "Rush." Perillo Tours' ItalyVacations.com recently introduced Drive the Dream Italia, a tour that takes travelers to the Ferrari test track in Maranello in...

Gli studenti stranieri regolarmente iscritti nei college e nelle università degli Stati Uniti sono incrementati dell'8 per cento nell'anno accademico 2013-2014, fino a raggiungere la cifra complessiva di 886,052 iscritti, rivela il report Open Doors on International Educational Exchange del 2014, reso pubblico oggi a Washington.   Il numero...

by Carla Hunt   In the same way that Italy continues to be the top pick for all kinds of travelers, for the ninth year in a row, Italy topped Recommend's list of Readers' Choice Award for the Best Destination in Europe. Taking top favorites a step further, the Tuscany region is a favorite among the more than three million American travelers...

by Julia Della Croce   If the heel of the Boot, Apulia — Puglia in Italian — has long lagged behind other Italian regions in terms of modernization, parts of it have nonetheless become havens for the likes of royals, film stars and cognoscenti. How could it be otherwise for a peninsula surrounded by 500 miles of coastline and lapped by the p...

By Janet Thomas Dream big. What would your ultimate trip to Italy look like? Some travelers delight in weeks of planning and plotting before exploring a foreign country. I do not, nor does my otherwise patient husband, Steve. In fact, the state of our union can be greatly influenced by travel-related stress.   Our version of a fantasy Itali...

Il Friuli Venezia Giulia prende per la gola gli americani. L'intento è spingerli a visitare la Regione convincendoli con prelibatezze tipiche. Per centrare l'obiettivo, ieri il territorio si è affidato a Lidia Bastianich, chef di fama internazionale, star tv e scrittrice.   Nel suo ristorante "Felidia" a New York, colei che ha cucinato anche...

Hear The Road Motorcycle Tours Italy - www.motorcycletoursitaly.com is an Italian tour operator dedicated exclusively to those who want to know Italy while riding a motorcycle.   Hear The Road offers great motorcycle road-trips to choose from depending on the time you have available, and the type of road experience you are looking for....

Alla ripresa dei lavori parlamentari l'on. Vezzali - al ritorno dalla maternità - e l'on. Nissoli Fitzgerald hanno avviato un percorso d'iniziative comuni - assieme al capogruppo di SC agli Esteri Mario Marazziti - per avviare occasioni di gemellaggio tra Italia e Stati Uniti con il coinvolgimento delle eccellenze sportive in favore delle comunità...

Let us guess: you have probably already booked your ticket to Italy for this summer and now you are planning to visit some of the most wonderful Italian cities such as Florence, Rome or Venice to admire their breathtaking architecture, museums and monuments.   Are we right? But considering that it's summer and a bit of sun and crystalline cl...