WTI Magazine #64    2015 July, 10Author : Umberto Mucci      Translation by:   Ciao from Rome! This 64th issue of our magazine and newsletter arrives at the beginning of a new exciting phase of the life of We the Italians. We have reached our goal for our first step: being the most complete repository of contents between Italy and the US, gett...

I have always believed at love at first site. I know exactly what I like and when I walk into a hotel or a restaurant I immediately sense whether or not I will have a good experience.   This is exactly what happened when I visited le Marche. Most people fall in love with Italy because of its beautiful landscape, great food and picturesque ci...

Pope Francis on Monday officially announced that he will visit the U.S. in September 2015, including a visit to the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.   "I wish to confirm, if God wills it, that in September of 2015 I will go to Philadelphia for the Eighth World Meeting of Families," he announced at Vatican City's Synod Hall Nov. 17...

By Amanda Ruggeri Wander around the area that most guidebooks call Rome's most evocative, particularly in the high season, and you might come away with the idea that Rome is a postcard ... in which every other passersby is a tourist, restaurants hawk microwaved food, and souvenir stalls litter the cobblestoned streets.   Luckily, Rome is mu...

Visiting Italy in autumn? Though all Italy's seasons are great, there are a ton of reasons to love autumn in Italy! It's no secret that fall in Italy is great, but it's even better when planned well. Check out our top 6 ways to enjoy Italy this season: Choose your temperature Fall means that you no longer have to worry about July and August's sco...

by Laura Dominici   Cycling vacations are increasingly popular in Europe, and Italy is getting up to speed. Bicycle touring generates €44 billion in Europe, if you add in all the related activities. In Italy it has a potential value of €3.2 billion, and is growing at a steady pace.   With 2,728,600 models produced in 2014, a growth of...

Una serata all'Aventino per raccontare le novità di American Airlines e Visit Usa ai tour operator e alle agenzie di viaggi. Il vettore Usa, che serve 344 destinazioni in 55 paesi nel mondo, potenzia la capacità e conferma tutte le rotte sulla tratta Italia-Usa, sia annuali che stagionali.   La novità riguarda soprattuto il volo Roma-New Yor...

This past summer, 20 students traveled to Siena, Italy, for the two week-long study abroad program "Food and Culture: The Italian Experience." The program was the first of its kind at the University of Massachusetts Boston, and it inspired Italian Studies assistant professor Vetri Nathan and chef instructor Angelo Guida to create a new course this...

Test driving a Ferrari in Italy at high speeds may be a dream many car enthusiasts (and adrenaline junkies) share, especially after seeing Ron Howard's recent film, the Formula One racing drama "Rush." Perillo Tours' ItalyVacations.com recently introduced Drive the Dream Italia, a tour that takes travelers to the Ferrari test track in Maranello in...

Gli studenti stranieri regolarmente iscritti nei college e nelle università degli Stati Uniti sono incrementati dell'8 per cento nell'anno accademico 2013-2014, fino a raggiungere la cifra complessiva di 886,052 iscritti, rivela il report Open Doors on International Educational Exchange del 2014, reso pubblico oggi a Washington.   Il numero...