Picture by author

Sometimes courage, altruism and hope make all the difference


Still from Fellini’s movie Amarcord portraying the SS Rex (edited by author)

Fast, sleek and opulent, the legendary liner inspired the name of a beer


Black and white photograph of a man standing in front of a giant wooden hull
Black and white photograph of a man standing in front of a giant wooden hull
The hull of one of the ships (Wikimedia Commons)


Dark brick-lined tunnel illuminated by a low, purplish light
Dark brick-lined tunnel illuminated by a low, purplish light
Montreal sewer system, built between 1832 and 1838 (Wikimedia Commons)

Sewer tourism was the trendy thing to do


The Ottoman paradise of Ada Kaleh was sacrificed to progress


Photo by Waldemar Brandt on Unsplash

The iconic garment is more than 600 years old


The Italian Gothic tale of the “Barber of Potenza”

Photograph of a smiling young girl with long dark hair wearing a white turtleneck
Photograph of a smiling young girl with long dark hair wearing a white turtleneck
Elisa Claps — Quotidiano.net

A Nice Young Girl


You give schnapps a bad name

Giulia Montanari

Thirty-something public registrar in Italy. Not the glamorous part of Italy, though. Top Writer in History

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