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Independence Day, Italian Style

Independence Day, Italian Style June 24, 2011 | Events, What's New | Read More
One of beloved and stereotypical American summer memories for anyone, whether tourist or resident, is the quest for a July 4th celebration– a barbecue with fireworks, hot dogs, cotton candy,  slushies and beer, in no particular order, in honor of America’s rebellious and revolutionary history....

Hello Holidays: Feast of the Immaculate Conception in Rome

Hello Holidays: Feast of the Immaculate Conception in Rome December 7, 2010 | Events, What's New | Read More
For those curious as to why Rome is on holiday this Wednesday, December 8 is the Festa dell’Immacolata, Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary, an Italian national holiday and all-day celebration.  As per tradition, the city centers around Piazza Mignanelli, adjacent to Piazza di...
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