Blog
28/03/2016 8:28 PM
A brief excursion into the Savoie, just over the modern Italian border…
The Savoie region of France was the original homeland of the Savoy dynasty, who became the first rulers of a newly united Italy in 1861. From their strongholds amidst of the highes...
Read more
28/03/2016 8:18 PM
What to see in Milan: three symbolic and legendary sites
There is a daily Milan, which is ordinary, chaotic, bustling, neurotic, always in a hurry. But this is only a small side of the city that is instead characterized by many hidden co...
Read more
28/03/2016 8:15 PM
Return of the Troubadours in Monferrato: Bacco & Bach International Classical Music & Wine Festival, July 15-24
What would have happened had Monferrato ruler Boniface I simply refused leadership of the 4th Crusade and concentrated on the development of his court’s music and poetry instead?...
Read more