On May 5, the Embassy of Italy Washington hosted the final event of the Italy-USA Cooperation Project, which, during the 2021/2022 school year, involved on one hand the Parentucelli-Arzela' Institute of Higher Education in Sarzana (La Spezia) and, on the other, the Annapolis High School in Maryland. Three scholarships were awarded to deserving Ital...

One of the best ways to visit Italy is definitely on a cruise. There are many stops that the entire peninsula offers to those who decide to visit Italy on a cruise. A few steps from the sea are some of the most important Italian beauties and attractions. There are many cities you can visit on a cruise, but here are the best 5 stops to visit absolut...

The Italian American One Voice Coalition (“IAOVC”), America’s largest independent Italian American anti-bias organization, is reporting that efforts to defend Columbus and Italian American civil rights has gained unprecedented support from Italy. Official resolutions have been unanimously passed by the Italian Parliament, the city of Genoa, birthpl...

In qualità di fondatore ed amministratore del gruppo facebook “Giù le mani da Cristoforo Colombo” desidero ringraziare il consiglio comunale della Spezia che Mercoledì 4 Novembre ha votato la mozione preparata dal nostro gruppo, che è stata già approvata in vari comuni d’Italia tra cui Genova, città natale di Cristoforo Colombo.  La mozione prevede...

Minton's Playhouse, New York. Notte. Inquadratura fissa. "Fifty years are not a joke". Esordisce così Antonio Ciacca, direttore artistico del Festival del jazz della Spezia, nella conferenza stampa di presentazione della cinquantesima edizione della rassegna più longeva d'Italia, che si svolge ininterrottamente dal 1969 nei parchi, nelle piazze e n...

Sarà un gemellaggio artistico scritto sullo spartito musicale, quello tra La Spezia e New York in occasione del Festival Internazionale del Jazz in programma nel capoluogo ligure dal 23 al 29 luglio 2018. Ad annunciarlo negli USA sarà l’assessore alla Cultura, Turismo e Promozione della Città Paolo Asti durante una conferenza stampa in programma me...

Città: Fort LauderdalePaese: STATI UNITIPeriodo di svolgimento: 01/10/2013 - 30/10/2013Partners: CCIAA La SpeziaDescrizione: La Camera di Commercio italo-americana a Miami in collaborazione con CCIAA di La Spezia si impegna ad organizzare un servizio di B2B meeting in occasione della fiera della nautica di Fort Lauderdale con il fine di agevolare c...

The church of Saint Peter in Portovenere, in the province of La Spezia, Liguria, juts out from a rock spur onto the Gulf of Poets, an area that was dear to great artists such as George Sand, David Herbert Lawrence, and Percy Bysshe Shelley.   After his visit here, Lord Byron wrote a poem that begins, "There is a pleasure in the pathless wood...

by Morena Pivetti   Containers boom for La Spezia Port Authority, one of the Ligurian ports, in the first four months of 2015. La Spezia Container Terminal (LSCT), the number one terminal operator, has scored a 20% increase in container traffic over the same period of last year.   Between January and April, LSCT has managed more than...

Twenty years ago, Varese Ligure, a small town in Italy, moved into the 21st century ahead of schedule. By skipping over chemical focused farming techniques and transitioning towards renewable energy, this village in the La Spezia province of Italy found a way to survive economic decline.   Traditionally a conservative and isolated farming co...