"Latte, please!"

“Latte, please!” – A new series by Lisa Medici and one of your go-to-places to ease back out of your “daily grind.”

What European Italians take for granted, italophiles pensively create. Take the “pausa” or as we know it “break” from our workday. For most Italy dwellers, the daily pausa is a right not a privilege and as natural as sleeping in on the weekends.   A deep languorous cat stretch after a nap, a passeggiata or stroll along… Read More →

Beppe Grillo

Maybe Italy’s politicians aren’t crazier than those in the United States – Italian election coverage

(The New Yorker) Posted by Alexander Stille   The results of the last Italian election are baffling, if not incomprehensible, to most foreign observers: as one American friend put it, a majority of Italians voted either for a comedian (Beppe Grillo) or a clown (Silvio Berlusconi). A center-left coalition won a narrow plurality in the lower house… Read More →

Di Caprio Says Dolce is Sweet – The three-time Academy Award nominated actor and producer is in front of the cameras in new Martin Scorsese’s film

When Leonardo Di Caprio was asked about Dolce his response was “Dolce is sweet.” The three-time Academy Award nominated actor and producer is in front of the cameras in Martin Scorsese’s adaptation of The Wolf of Wall Street. Di Caprio plays the true story of Jordan Belfort, a New York stockbroker who refused to cooperate in a… Read More →

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