Rome and Italy Tidbits

Sensual fresco found in Pompeii

Sensual fresco found in Pompeii

Sensual fresco found in Pompeii “It’s an exceptional, unique find,” said Massimo Osanna, the director of the archaeological site of Pompeii. An amazing old erotic roman fresco has been discovered in one of the most famous ancient Italian city in the world,...
Accessible Lucca

Accessible Lucca

Accessible Lucca Lucca, the renowned city located in Tuscany, has become now accessible for everybody. But why should one decide to visit Lucca? Lucca is famous for its artistic and historical importance. The old town and the renowned city walls from the distant 1500 attract...
ACCESSIBLE SEASIDES

ACCESSIBLE SEASIDES

ACCESSIBLE SEASIDES Have you always thought that you could not spend a pleasant day at the seaside with your friend because of your disability? Disabled people with reduced mobility have always had difficulty to enjoy a warm day at the beach. Until a few years ago there were no...
Accessible Ski in North Italy

Accessible Ski in North Italy

Accessible Ski in North Italy Sport has today become accessible for everybody. People with disability can now enjoy the pleasure of skiing in many ski resorts in North Italy, especially in Lombardy. A functional accessible skiing area for all is located in Bormio, a little...
Accessible Gardaland

Accessible Gardaland

Accessible Gardaland The notorious amusement park in North Italy, near Verona, is making great steps forward the creation of an inclusive and accessible location for all. In 2016, the project “Gardaland 4all” had great success. Everyone can now enjoy an exciting day in one of the...
ESOTERIC TURIN

ESOTERIC TURIN

ESOTERIC TURIN Turin is renowned as the Italian magic city.  The famous capital of Piedmont is said to be one of the apexes of the triangle of white magic with the cities of Prague and Lyons; and one of the apexes of the triangle of dark magic with the cities of London and...
ACCESSIBLE POMPEII

ACCESSIBLE POMPEII

ACCESSIBLE POMPEII Pompeii, the notorious location about 15 km from the city of Naples, has finally become accessible for everybody. Pompeii is known worldwide for the tragedy of 79 D.C, which buried the city under tons of ashes, because of the great eruption of Vesuvius. The...
Best cities to spend Carnival in Italy

Best cities to spend Carnival in Italy

Best cities to spend Carnival in Italy Have you ever enjoyed Carnival in Italy? Do you know which the best city to enjoy this event are? Here are all the answers that you need to know. Carnival is a catholic festivity that celebrates the start of Quaresima. Italians usually...
Most beautiful italian parks and gardens in 2018

Most beautiful italian parks and gardens in 2018

Most beautiful italian parks and gardens in 2018 Italy is known worldwide as “the beautiful country”. This nickname is not only for its artistic variety and abundance but also for the beauty of its landscapes. Once you have visited Italy, you can never forget its green and...
Caffè Sant’Eustachio

FIVE BEST PLACES TO DRINK COFFEE IN ROME

FIVE BEST PLACES TO DRINK COFFEE IN ROME Travelling is getting lost in the beauty and variety of the world. One of the best things of travelling is genuinely engaging with the local culture; learning to live and think with the eyes of a local. The city is no longer a set of...
5 places you can’t miss in Rome and how accessible they are

5 places you can’t miss in Rome and how accessible they are

5 places you can’t miss in Rome and how accessible they are: 1 The Colosseum is one of the greatest remnants of Ancient Rome, its sheer size and structure will leave you in awe. The biggest roman anphitheatre in the world was included in the New Seven Wonders of the world by...
Borgo Visconti

BORGO VISCONTI

BORGO VISCONTI Barely an hour drive away from Milan and its well know turistic spots, we can find an amount of amazing italian hamlets. Even if not known by most of the tourists they represent a sight that shouldn’t be missed while visiting this amazing region of Italy....
5 tips to experience Italy as a wheelchair user or with a disability

5 tips to experience Italy as a wheelchair user or with a disability

5 tips to experience Italy as a wheelchair user or with a disability Power wheelchair users and mobility scooter users have a different challenge.  You can’t plan for eveything but you there are few things to keep in mind to make your traveling much easier. Few public...
La Maddalena Archipelago National Park

La Maddalena Archipelago National Park

La Maddalena Archipelago National Park The Maddalena Archipelago, comprising 60 islands and islets scattered off the north-eastern coast of Sardinia, was the Region’s first national park, created in 1996. The islands of the archipelago, made of granite and schist rock, form a...
Ex Stabilimento Tonnara Florio di Favignana e Formica

Ex Stabilimento Tonnara Florio di Favignana e Formica

Ex Stabilimento Tonnara Florio di Favignana e Formica The former Florio delle Tonnare plant of Favignana and Formica is an ancient tonnara (a traditional fishing system for catching tuna), one of the largest in the Mediterranean Sea.   It was here that Mr Ignazio Florio, by...