Will you have a coffee?

Please, will you have a ...

Caffè espresso = classical coffee - in small cup

Caffè in vetro = classical normal coffee - in small glass

Caffè ristretto = typical Italian very short "caffè espresso" - in small cup


March 8th March

International Women's Day, originally called International Working Women's Day, is marked on March 8 every year. Its celebrations ranges from general celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women to a celebration for women's economic, political, and social achievements.


Christmas in Abruzzo

The colors and lighs of Christmas take us back to the ancient traditional costumes. This is typical in all regions, but Abruzzo likes to keep alive certain rites. From the Gran Sasso and the Majella the pipers come down the mountain and perform traditional songs with the bagpipe.


My assistance consists in ...

Clients like to be updated about the works' progress at their house when restoration works are requested. I offer this service too since I like taking pictures and I enjoy it a lot! I become your eyes at distance.


ORA SOLARE is coming back ...

Between the night of Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th, October 2017 the standard time will return and you have to put your watch back an hour. This happens exactly at three o'clock a.m. and it will get two o'clock a.m. This time change will bring sleeping disorders to many people.


4th October in Italy

St. Francis of Assisi, born Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone, but nicknamed Francesco - the Frenchman - by his father, (October 3, 1226) was an Italian Catholic friar and preacher. Francis' father was Pietro di Bernardone, a prosperous silk merchant.


School in Italy

Lot of schools in Abruzzo start their new course on the 10/11th Septemeber. In Italy the Education is compulsory up to 14 years and is organised as follows:

PRIMARY or ELEMENTARY school for children from 6 up to 11 years old (the course lasts five years);


June, the 2nd

On the 2nd June, the Italian people celebrate the Italian Republic Anniversary. It is the anniversary of the Institutional Referendum that in 1946 asked Italian people to vote and choose the Monarchy OR the Republic and the majority chose the Republic.


25th April

April the 25th in Italy is Liberation Day, the anniversary of the liberation from fascism.


Domenica delle Palme

Palm Sunday is a Christian moveable feast that falls on the Sunday before Easter. The feast commemorates Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem, an event mentioned in all four canonical Gospels.



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