The blog of Istituto Linguistico Mediterraneo

Valentine’s Day in Italy

Everyone knows Valentine’s Day, the feast of love, with its long tradition. Some couples really celebrate it, others just buy a bouquet of flowers and still others ignore this day

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Die gute Hexe Befana

Für Kinder im deutsch- und englischsprachigen Raum ist Weihnachten das größte Fest in den Wintermonaten. In Italien erwartet die Kleinen aber danach noch ein zweites Ereignis mit Geschenken: am Dreikönigstag,

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Sights of Viareggio

The Tuscan coastal town of Viareggio is well-known for sun, beach, nightlife and carnival celebrations. If you are planning a holiday in the popular seaside resort, you should nonetheless take

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Viareggio in Tuscany

Viareggio in Tuscany offers more than sun and beach There are many seaside towns in Italy that attract tourists from all over the world, longing for the sun and sea,

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Carnival Viareggio

The Carnival of Viareggio The Italian seaside town of Viareggio is not only known for its long sandy beaches, popular lidos, cosy cafés and bars or the chic boutiques. The

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Viareggio and surroundings

Viareggio, on the west coast of Tuscany, is a popular holiday destination for all who love sun, beach and sea. But Viareggio and surroundings offer much more than “just” that!

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Street art in Pisa

Exploring Street Art in Pisa Street art, colourful paintings in public spaces, has gained increasing importance and interest over the last 20 years; it is not surprising that you can’t

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Best cafes in Pisa

The best cafes in Pisa What is as important to Italians as their beloved homemade pasta? Yes, a good coffee, or also a few of them throughout the day. If

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Typical dishes in Pisa

Typical dishes in Pisa Italian cuisine is known worldwide, especially for pizza and pasta, but also for desserts such as tiramisu or homemade ice cream. And yet the country has

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