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Ravello: love and war
A view onto infinity

Ravello: love and war

The name, the foundation, the origins of Ravello swirl deep in the fog of mythology, and those myths have made the place famous as a slice of heaven...

Loving the cherry plum
The cherry plums and...

Loving the cherry plum

In the Casentino area between Arezzo and Florence there is a wide valley, dominated by the castle of Romena on one side and the castle of Poppi on...

The battle of the Easter eggs

The battle of the Easter eggs

Natale con i tuoi, Pasqua con chi vuoi, as they say in Italy – Christmas with the family, Easter with whom you please. And this year, at last, it...

Easter in the kitchen
A cook’s perspective

Easter in the kitchen

Let’s start with a truism. The good thing about Christmas is that it brings the family together, and maybe gifts us a bit of snow and some gorgeous...

Cantè j'euv
A timeless tradition  

Cantè j'euv

“The eggs are too sweet? What can I say? They’re Easter eggs.” (Totò).It would be easy, maybe even expected, to start an...

Barefoot, hooded and slow
The guardians of the...

Barefoot, hooded and slow

They walk with slow, deliberate steps. Often barefoot. Long hoods hide their faces, so no one knows who they are, and nor must anyone know. For once, the...