Summer Events Guide 2003
The highlights of Italy’s summer celebrations: Florence’s Festa di San Giovanni, Umbria Jazz in Perugia, the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro, the International Pescara Jazz Festival, Ravenna Festival Internazionale, Siena’s Palio, Festival di Due Monde in Spoleto, Torre del Lago’s Puccini Festival and the Venice International Film Festival.
No Easy Task – Building a House in Italy
A personal account of all of the hard work and waiting that goes into building and owning your own Italian home.
Event: Corpus Christi
Orvieto’s Corpus Christi procession in June.
Event: Arena di Verona Opera Festival
Take in an opera under the stars in Verona almost every night during the summer.
Easter in Etruria
Spend the holidays in one of the best-kept secrets full of history and tradition that celebrates Holy Week with processions and feasts.
Spring Festivals in Etruria
Experience the coming of Spring with May festivals – Sposalizio dell’Albero in Vetralla and La Baraabbata in Marta.
Italy in America: Seattle’s Gelaterias
Seattle eateries dedicated to serving up authentic gelato: Gelatiamo and Dolce Vita Gelateria and Italian Cafe.
News, Tips, Deals, and Events
Read Italy: New Releases – Travis Neighbor Ward and Monica Larner’s Living, Studying and Working in Italy and Venice in Context by Robert Wayne; America Carriers Plan for War; Bialetti Begins Selling in Target; Navigate Rome Via Golf Cart, Alitalia Announces Boeing 777 Service
The Dream Interview: Clare Brown on Inns & Itineraries
Dream of Italy talks with Clare about her work, writing and researching her daughter Karen Brown’s Italy guidebooks