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3 Unexpected things to do in Venice

In no particular order, here are three unexpected things to do in Venice. Rialto Fish Market Tour with Gritti Epicurean School Since 1097, the Venetians have relied on the Rialto Market’s vendors for notjust the day’s catch but top-notch produce. Also, this historic market plays an important part in the city’s social and culinaryculture, and Gritti Palace […]

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The first movie of Dante’s Inferno

Over the centuries, Dante Alighieri’s masterpiece, the Divine Comedy, has beena source of inspiration for many artists, who have tried to catch the timelessessence of what is widely considered as one of the most illustrious andinfluential cornerstones in the Italian literature. Of the three chapters in which the poem is divided no doubt the Inferno […]

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Inferno the movie: Dante goes to Hollywood

Hollywood is not immune to the Divine Comedy timeless charm as WarnerBros has purchased the script based on Dante’s Inferno by Dwain Worrel inorder to make Dante’s epic poem into a movie that will be produced by GianniNunnari’s Hollywood Gang and Akiva Goldsman’s Weed Road. Warner Broscinematic version is going to be a modern retelling […]

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The bikini in time of the Romans

The most famous room of Villa del Casale is a rectangular room with mosaicfloors and frescoed walls. Apparently it was originally destined for the servants who took handled themaintenance of the rooms of the residence. The new owners overlaid the first, more ancient, mosaic floor with geometricdecorations with the floor decorated with the ten girls in […]

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Homemade Classic Italian Tiramisu

In mood for something sweet? You should take a minute and taste the delicious Homemade Classic Italian Tiramisu. It is a popular coffee-flavored Italian dessert. It is made of ladyfingers (Italian: Savoiardi, [savoˈjardi]) dipped in coffee, layered with a whipped mixture of eggs, sugar, and mascarpone cheese, flavoured with cocoa. The recipe has been adapted into […]

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Culture: Saint Lawrence

St Lawrence is thought to have been born in Spain, at Huesca, a town in theAragon region near the foot of the Pyrenees Mountains. As a youth he was sent to Zaragoza to complete his humanistic and theologicalstudies where he encountered the future Pope Sixtus II. Eventually, both leftSpain for Rome. When Sixtus became the Pope […]

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Today’s Special

Zuppeta Di Mare and Centine Wine Castello Banfi This is the most incredible today’s special.  This delicacy is prepared with the utmost dedication, so we can enjoy a little bit of Italian flavor that only La Piccola Fontana can offer. This wine comes from a family-owned vineyard estate in Tuscany’s Brunello region, Castello Banfi’s dedication to excellence captures […]