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From the Ville in Italia blog:
Italians have two languages, and the second does not use words: it is all in the Italian gestures and mimicry that have made Italiansfamous all over the world. According to an article in “The Guardian” last summer, research carried out by Prof. Isabella Poggi of Roma Tre University shows that Italiansuse about250…
“Here we have the Carraresi, the princes of Padua for 100 years. Then, in 1405, the Venetians arrived and killed them all, except for one, from whom my cousin, Francesca Papafava dei Carraresi, is descended”.
This is the presentation we are given by Count Giordano Emo Capodilista who receives us in the castle situated on the hill opposite the Villa, and shows us portraits of the members of the family who were the lords of Padua for many…Continue
Visiting Tuscany in a carriage and stopping at a wine estate to sip a ‘Brunello di Montalcino’, one of Italy’s finest wines. It sounds like the beginning of a fairy tale, and yet it really happened just a few days ago, although the protagonist of this exciting trip is a personality who may well belong to the world of fairy tales:Mr . Rockefeller .
As reported by the website Montalcinonews,…Continue