The arrival of a sleekly suited and enigmatic-looking man flanked by three watchful, headset-wearing bodyguards whose hands hovered above the meaningful bulges beneath their jackets did not, at first, seem that remarkable. After all, around 430 clients, many of them new, travelled from across the world to the Sicilian capital of Palermo to experien...

Steve McQueen famously said: “Life is racing. Everything else is just waiting.” In June, more than 100 drivers and their crews of the Italian motoring club proved the actor right. The Modena Cento Ore, an annual road rally race through the Northern Italian “Motor Valley” that lies between the Adriatic Sea and the Mediterranean, ended as per traditi...

It’s undeniable that Italian women have one or two tricks up their sleeves when it comes to beauty – I know – my family is Italian and my beautiful Aunts taught me so much – here are the five things I always try to remember that I thought you’d benefit from as well. Let’s get one things straight, Italian’s are expert tanners. So if anyone here as e...

Gli Stati Uniti sono i primi estimatori e consumatori dei prodotti Belli e ben fatti italiani (BBF), denominazione che indica il Made in Italy di livello medio-alto, che rappresenta da sempre uno dei settori più floridi quando si tratta di export. Tra questi prodotti che uniscono estetica e funzionalità, tecnica e bellezza, un posto di spicco lo ha...

Virtuoso travel advisors and Brides Magazine determined the leading romantic resorts for newly married couples looking for the perfect honeymoon destination. According to their experts, the top resort in Europe is Le Sirenuse in Positano: stylish and chic, the hotel is in southwest-facing side of Positano, at a mere 10-minute walk from an enchantin...

More than 1,200 Fiat 500s from across Europe revved into the Italian foothills on Saturday to mark the 60th birthday of the iconic little car. The Italian classic took its first spin on July 4, 1957. Eighteen years later, more than 4.2 million had rolled off the factory line. Production then took a 22-year break before the model was relaunched in...

ISTAT’s data on Italian families’ spending habits in 2016 confirm the moderate recovery that began in 2014 (+1% in comparison with 2015, and +2.2% in comparison with 2013, a negative year for the ‘excellence’ bracket). This data shows shifts in consumption that bear the hallmarks of a long crisis period. These shifts in perspective may be more posi...

Nel 2016 gli Stati Uniti hanno guadagnato la terza posizione, dopo Francia e Germania, tra le destinazioni delle esportazioni italiane di cosmetici con una notevole crescita del 24,4% rispetto al 2015 e un valore pari a 406 milioni di euro. Questo valore rappresenta l'87,6% delle esportazioni nell'area Nafta (Canada, Messico e Stati Uniti). Le perf...

Fittingly unveiled for the Fourth of July holiday, the 2017 MV Agusta Brutale 800 America celebrates the Italian brand’s relationship with stateside customers. Based on the three-cylinder Brutale 800, the America pays tribute the the classical America range from the 1970s. Only 50 will be available to match the 50 states in America, making the bike...

The days of the old tradition of everyone in the extended family coming the grandparents’ home for Sunday dinner, every Sunday, might be gone, but through our stories they will never be far from our consciousness. The front door to Grandma and Grandpa Rotolos’ apartment was always left open on Sundays. The hallway smelled of freshly waxed woodwork...