Tag: Italy

Ask Priscilla: Inept politicians and difficult dinners

E&M’s Agony Aunt, our glorious Priscilla (not Queen of the Desert), is back. We ...

A survival guide to Matera

  Matera isn’t the first city you’d think of visiting when travelling through Italy, ...

The Trump-Berlusconi Syndrome: a European contagion?

When I first watched Republican front-runner and American billionaire Donald Trump speak as a ...

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Why we must save Sicily’s theatres

Important theatres in Catania, such as the Teatro Massimo Bellini and the Teatro Stabile, ...

Uber

Luddites or Lionhearts?

E&M talks to Europeans about the Uber vs taxi debate. Is this the new ...

Spira Mirabilis: one of classical music’s new worlds

Followers of classical music may know that several young ensembles are dramatically changing the ...

Big City Rivalries: Rome vs. Milan

The Unification of Italy may have taken place 154 years ago, but that certainly ...

“We belong here.”

Tayyib Demiroglu is both successful and smart. He passed his A-Levels almost entirely with ...