Palio di Siena

Palio Di Siena: an Ancient Italian Tradition

The Palio di Siena is one of the most famous events in Italy. The Palio di Siena is a horse race that takes place in the famous Piazza del Campo in Siena and gets involved the 17 Contrade (quarters) of the city. It seems that the first Palio was dated back to the XII century. Let’s discover more about it! […]

italian festivals

Traditional Italian Festivals

Italians love their folk traditions: they celebrate every traditional event with a spectacular party, and some of them attract many international visitors every year. Fireworks, music and folk dances: great chances to celebrate together in the streets! The Battaglia dei fiori (Battle of flowers) is a festival that takes place at the end of June in Ventimiglia, near […]