On Italian immigrants Day, a tribute to Valentino and Elvira

Even the town of Torreglia, located in Veneto, adds history to that book entitled Italy whose my great-grandparents Valentino and Elvira were also co-authors. Keeping the memory alive, we rescue our past. This is a retelling of farewells and meetings, a short paragraph of this story written by those who left, and unknown to the Read More …

Venice carnival, a unique experience

Experiencing Venice’s carnival is something to do at least once in your life. There is nothing quite like it. It’s like waking up in a dream and realizing you are at St. Mark’s square in the eighteenth century. The world has changed outside, and change you inside. The colors, laces, appliques, smooth velvet, the beauty Read More …

Italy is like a book

And like all books, it boasts a… Foreword Strolling along the streets in Italy is like taking a trip on board of a history book. A beautiful full-color edition. Every corner tells us something, you just have to listen. Saint-Exupéry, author of The Little Prince, wrote: “It is only with the heart that one can see rightly”. Read More …