Italian Soul Meet-Up Group

A new Italian Meet Up group everyone wants to join! Italian Soul is the newest Italian meet up group in the greater Seattle area! Meeting in both Seattle and on the Eastside you will be able to find events you want to attend. This group is for anyone who is interested in Italy – culture, […]

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Italian Language Class

It was Federico Fellini who said, “A different language is a different vision of life”. Adventure On Italy is now partnering with Anima Italiana to offer my readers and fellow travelers a great opportunity to learn italian for a vacation or for a lifetime. Anima Italiana is a Seattle based italian school that embodies immersion language study […]

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Rome Random Facts

Rome, the Eternal City, is a city unlike any other in the world. Here are a few random facts about this amazing city!  Enjoy and Share! Decorated by 4,000 deceased monks The Capuchin Crypt in Rome consists of five chapels and a corridor 60 meters long. c The abbreviation SPQR can be found on many […]

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Brown Bears Protected in Italy

Brown bears being protected in Italy may sound strange, but it is true. Here’s what happened… Several years ago brown bears were attacking animals on farms and being killed. Because of the human presence, there are now no more than 70 individuals. These few brown bears are protected by strong laws.

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Learn Italian on Your iPad or iPhone

The various Apple products on the market right now, including and especially the iPad, iPhone, and iPod, have revolutionized the way that people interact the world, and they have also had an enormous impact on learning, especially language learning. If you need to learn Italian, consider trying one of these apps offered through the App […]

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Olive Oil: a Biography

Montefalco: the Olive Oil Alchemy words by Nicola Ferlei-Brown in Italy Magazine   Alchemy and extra virgin olive oil just so go together. The sacred serum has not only been used to anoint leaders in history, but the affordable star potion has been hailed as a modern day preventative for cancer. Galen, an ancient Roman […]

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Politics in Italy

As politics is on many of our minds, here is a look at one side of politics going on in Italy right now!   Excerpt from Italy Magazine words by Carol King As a comedian and blogger, Beppe Grillo is not what comes to mind when thinking of the leader of an Italian political party. […]

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Witches in Sardinia? – Random Fact #4

Not only are there still witches, there are witches in Italy! The Sardinian islands are famous for their “witches” who make health potions for local people. The “witches” are usually women and they use a secret language that they pass on to their daughters. Source: Blashfield, Jean F. 2009. Italy: Enchantment of the World. New […]

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Louvre Denies Mona Lisa’s Return to Florence

Louvre snubs Italian Request to Return Mona Lisa to Florence   excerpt from Italy Magazine words by Carol King Paris’ Louvre museum has rebuffed a request to allow the Mona Lisa to be displayed in Italy next year. Italian campaigners have collected more than 150,000 signatures asking for the Mona Lisa to be returned to […]

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Francesco Vini – An Amazing Restaurant in Florence

Just around the corner from Santa Croce and the Uffizi in the heart of Florence  is an amazing restaurant called Francesco Vini!  With amazing food and amazing service this place is not to be missed on any trip to Florence Italy. FrancescoVini offers the best quality of food for our customers and typical Tuscan dishes […]

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