The gates of mystery open wide, breaking down the barriers of the supernatural, myth and legends. The dark side of the Italian villages reveals its essence with echoes from a distant, unknown and sometimes scary past. A column for the fearless who have fur on their stomachs to sell!
Filming is about to begin on the third season of the Canale 5 fiction series 'L'Isola di Pietro' and, for those who have never been to this Sardinian town, it may be the right occasion: the production of the TV series is looking for extras...
10/04/2019 | By Joni Scarpolini
Next to the Sardinian village of Stintino stands the former super prison, today a tourist destination and national park. Only one bandit managed to escape from the bars, fleeing in a rubber boat. All others served their sentence until the end. One step away from the blue sea
26/03/2019 | By Joni Scarpolini
The printed media is giving more and more space to the web: browse through our digital magazine 'e-borghi travel' and travel among the most fascinating villages with a finger!
24/03/2019 | By Redazione
Also this year, the Municipality of the maritime village of Campania invites the inhabitants to embellish gates, windows and terraces with ornamental plants to celebrate the beginning of the new season
21/03/2019 | By Redazione
Poker of aces of fortified villages to go to the discovery of history and curiosities. Legends intertwined with art and architecture, medieval or renaissance epics that reveal to the visitor all the uniqueness of these Italian jewels
17/12/2018 | By Luciana Francesca Rebonato
At the gates of the Val di Susa, a few kilometers from Turin, stands the most mysterious mountain in Italy, Mount Mosiné. The place is famous for its countless sightings of UFOs and for its ancient esoteric legends.
05/12/2018 | By Pier olpato
Ten things to do and see in ten villages: a trip along the Peninsula to live as protagonists the most precious and authentic Italian places, full of curiosities and opportunities
07/11/2018 | By Luciana Francesca Rebonato
Scary villages and even movie sets, castles with ghosts, witches' sands, legends and mysterious phenomena, magic potions and poisons. For strong and... fearful emotions!
17/10/2018 | By Luciana Francesca Rebonato
It is celebrated twice a year, at Easter and in August, and while all of Italy is preparing for fireworks, barbecues and battles with water balloons, Orsogna is ready with its legendary Talami
15/08/2018 | By Ivan Pisoni
A castle, a brave hero and a lady: the ingredients are all there, for this legend intertwined with the story to be retraced on the rio delle Favole and in the manor, especially in the "Golden Chamber"
08/07/2018 | By Luciana Francesca Rebonato
The hills of South Daunia, the views, the domination of the Swabians, the alleys and squares, the orecchiette, the "ciammaruche", the Mother Church, the successes of Pierfrancesco Favino, the cinema and television and then the Sanremo Festival.
19/06/2018 | By Luca Sartori
The beautiful baroque churches, the characteristic hilly setting, the alleys, the stairs, the characteristic foreshortenings, the white nougat, the onion and the beautiful actress Loredana Cannata, protagonist of many successful films
13/03/2018 | By Luca Sartori
One of the most popular legends of Gargano. A pure and unstoppable love, contrasted by some wicked sirens, which will be the protagonist of the song that Max Gazzè will present to the 68th Sanremo Music Festival.
04/02/2018 | By Redazione
More and more often we hear about nordic walking: a practice that combines the relaxing and regenerating act of walking with the continuous and low intensity training of the upper limbs and hips.
23/10/2017 | By Redazione
Every year at the end of October Venzone village celebrates the pumpkin feast. The reasons for this holiday are many, not all of which are due to the passion for this wonderful vegetable.
16/10/2017 | By Redazione
Many names and few concerns. The protagonist of this story will catch your attention from the beginning to the end, and, thanks to his adventures, we will discover the past of the majestic fortress in San Leo.
16/09/2017 | By Erika Anthea Stoppini
In the center of Ferrovieri d'Italia's square in the village of Bova, Calabria, we find a locomotive of sixty tons but in the village does not pass the railway and there is no station.
30/07/2017 | By Redazione
In this article, Francesco Saggese will tell you how a small village can try not to die, through the tales of those who know how to grasp the beauty of these places that seem to be forgotten and give them value through their own passion.
18/07/2017 | By Francesco A.P. Saggese
In this article we will discover together the famous Umbrian-marchigian mountains and will go through all the stories and legends of the place, from the Sibilla Grotto to the recent news of the Unicorn of the Sibillini Mountains
16/07/2017 | By Redazione
We discover together the origin of the name of the hamlet of Boccadasse, one of the most photographed corners of the city of Genoa, which, with the colorful houses, the beaches and the fishing boats, retains all the fascination of the past ages and continues to enchant its visitors
06/07/2017 | By Redazione
In 1554 the unrivaled city of Monteriggioni was finally conquered by the Florentine army. This attempt, however, was only possible after the betrayal of Captain Zeti, whose soul still lies in the village ...
04/07/2017 | By Redazione
The unpredictable end of a non-wedding day. In the small village of Sorso, Sardinia, an abandoned bride decided not to waste a celebration day.. and a refreshment, still waiting for them.
27/06/2017 | By Redazione
Italian villages are natural sceneries for arthouse masterpieces. From north to south, here are some location used for famous movies or by great directors, from Borghetto to Sabbioneta, from Savoca to Tremosine and even more.
08/04/2017 | By Redazione