Best lakes in Italy – Lake Maggiore

Best lakes in Italy – Lake Maggiore

Spring has come and from now on the tourism in Italy will reach its peak. So, it’s time to decide what to see when in Italy. One of the most visited places are surely Italian lakes – see Five historical Italian villas you can visit around Lake Como. Among all the lakes, lake Maggiore is one of the most known, and one of the best lakes in Italy. It is in the Lombardy region and offers a great view, delicious food, beautiful islands and other interesting places you can see. So, let’s see some of the things you can do …

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How to talk about death in Italian

Each one of us would do anything to ward off bad luck. However, sometimes despite all our efforts bad things happen. It’s the case of death, morte, for example. Death might be the only thing that is certain in life but it is also one of the most prolific topics in terms of language expressions. Have you ever noticed that when talking about difficult topics, such as death, people tend to use euphemisms to reduce the strength of such topics? When we want to talk about death in Italian we find many different expressions. Some of them are neutral, some …

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Spectacular stone engravings in Italy

Spectacular stone engravings in Italy

One of the reasons tourists visit Italy is for its beautiful historical buildings. Indeed, it’s widely known that, among European countries, Italy is one with the highest number of important cultural sites. However, not many people know that in addition to buildings and paintings dating back to Middle Ages, Renaissance, etc, in Italy, you can also find some ancient stone engravings! So, in this article, I’ll tell you about the most beautiful Italian stone engravings site. VAL CAMONICA Those of you who have already visited Italy might know that Val Camonica is a well-known tourist destination for mountains lovers. It’s …

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Common expressions to talk about sleep in Italian

Common expressions to talk about sleep in Italian

Have you ever felt that despite all your efforts your language knowledge doesn’t want to hear about improving? The reality is that many factors can affect language learing, among others motivation, stress, your native language, etc. According to research also sleep has a great role in the way we learn. So, in this article you’ll learn how sleeping well can help you improve your knowledge of Italian. You’ll also learn some of the most common words related to sleep in Italian. WHY SLEEPING WELL IS GOOD FOR LEARNING There has been many research about how sleep can affect learning. And …

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Two beautiful caves to visit in Italy

Two beautiful caves to visit in Italy

Not many tourists know that in some Italian regions there are also some stunning caves. So, if you want to see something different during your holidays in Italy, in this article I’ll talk about two beautiful caves you can visit. GROTTE DI CASTELLANA The Caves of Castellana are one of the most famous and beautiful caves in Italy. These are karst caves dating back to the upper Cretaceous. They were discovered by Franco Anelli in Apulia in 1938. The complex is formed by different caves: La Grave, Caverna Nera, Grotta Bianca and Caverna del Precipizio. The Caves of Castellana are …

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