Spending time with Italians, you realize that so many of their current habits, beliefs, superstitions, and traditions are rooted in the ancient. This is even true when it comes to understanding the weather, particularly the way in which the wind blows. I had never given much thought to the wind. Having grown up in the…
There are few artists in history who inspire intrigue quite like Caravaggio. Here’s where to find his works in Rome.
If you have ever lived in Italy and had to leave it, this post may hit a nerve.
After a two-month lockdown, Italy’s museums are set to reopen. The reopening will bring both challenges and opportunities.
We’re coming back to see you, Italy. But we don’t know when.
Only 37 when he died in 1520, Raphael was one of the most influential artists of his day.