life in Italy blog posts and stories

Daily life in Italy today is a bit different, although traditions and culture are still strong. Family and home life are a great example of it.
If you want to learn more about Italy’s way of life, here are my dedicated posts. Most of them regard life in Rome, as I live there, but I also like to explore the culture and customs of other regions and cities.
If you want to go even deeper into what life in Italy is like, you should get the issues of the Gourmet Mag, they are seasonal books about food, culture, and life in Italy, each one dedicated to a region or a specific city.

Matera, Basilicata, Italy

Matera, Basilicata, Italy

Welcome to Matera, Basilicata, the city of Sassi, bread, intimate relationships, shame, traditions, history, delicious recipes, and mysticism.

A TUSCAN BARBECUE DECALOGUE

A TUSCAN BARBECUE DECALOGUE

In this post, I’ll share with you a sort of decalogue of the perfect summer Tuscan barbecue that I wrote for the Italian Colors Newsletter.

Taranto, Puglia, Italy

Taranto, Puglia, Italy

In this post, I’ll share with you what Taranto is known for, what to see, and what to eat in this little-known, greatly rich in culture, Puglia travel destination.

Wild Boar in Italy

Wild Boar in Italy

Today, inspired by Maremma’s Simposio, we will explore “cinghiale”, wild boar, culture in Italy: Italian recipes, iconic dishes, city encounters, and the countryside culture.