In Milan the lights are ready to be turned on and in many parts of the city preparations are underway to start the pre-Christmas celebrations. With...
During Christmas holidays Naples offers a suggestive atmosphere that makes this celebration unique and magical. Below are listed some reasons why you should visit Naples during Christmas.
Between the sacred and the profane, between processions and representations, Sicily is certainly one of the most popular destinations for tourists when it comes to Easter celebrations. Full of folkloristic events that follow one another during Holy Week, the region’s calendars are full of surprises in both small and large Sicilian cities.
Just like in any other part of the world, Christmas trees and gift-giving aren’t lacking in the Italian Christmas. However, these elements mingle with some old traditions that have often a religious meaning. Also, Italian Christmas celebrations begin earlier than December 24 and finish later than December 25. You may be surprised to find out that, especially in some regions, the Christmas spirit begins on December 8 – the day of the Immaculate Conception – and lasts up to January 6 – the Epiphany.