Volume 19, No. 26

moltoitalianoVolume 19, No. 26


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La Madonna della CivitaLa Madonna della Civita
The Sanctuary of the Madonna della Civita is one of the oldest in all of Italy. The Madonna holds a special place in my heart because of my family’s devotion to her. Each year my family celebrates the feast of the Madonna by holding a special mass on the Sunday closest to her feast day, which is July 21.

Where are Antonio and Dante Off to Now?
Antonio and Dante continue on their journey looking for all things Italian. This week they are heading the region of Abruzzo. Can you figure out where they are?

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Certosa di Padula* Photo of the Week
Certosa di Padula

Located in the center of the photo is the Certosa di San Lorenzo (also known as Certosa di Padula), which is a large Carthusian monastery. This is one of most important monasteries located in Europe and in 1998 it was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site along with the Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park and the Archeological Sites of Paestum and Velia.

* Proverb
Donna danno, sposa spesa, moglie maglio.

* Recipe
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Volume 19, No. 25

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Christ of the Abyss (Il Cristo degli Abissi)Christ of the Abyss (Il Cristo degli Abissi)
With his head and hands raised to the sky, the Christ of the Abyss is the world’s first underwater statue dedicated to divers and those who were lost at sea. The bronze statue is located in the Mediterranean Sea in San Fruttuoso between Camogli and Portofino on the Ligurian Riviera.

Just Peachie!
Sometimes the simplest things can make the best desserts. A ripe juicy succulent peach definitely falls into this category. This isn’t the only way to enjoy this fruit. There is so many things that one can do with a peach that it is no wonder that it ranks second only to the apple in the United States.

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Madonna dell'Assunta* Photo of the Week
Madonna dell’Assunta

A view of the statue of Our Lady of the Assumption/Madonna dell’Assunta located within the Cathedral of Nola.

* Proverb
Chi ha moglie ha doglie.

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Volume 19, No. 24

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The Arch of ConstantineThe Arch of Constantine
In the early 300s, Constantine the Great waged war upon some of Rome’s tyrannical emperors to become the leader of all of Rome. The arch itself references a dedication to the emperor Constantine the Great and his victory of the tyrant emperors Maxentius and Licinius.

Lady Liberty
My grandfather never spoke much about his early days in America, or the long ship ride over the ocean, but he often mentioned the awesome feeling he experienced as a young boy when his steamer ship from Naples, Italy, approached Ellis Island. The moment was engraved in his memory.

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Neptune's Grotto* Photo of the Week
Neptune’s Grotto

Neptune’s Grotto is a cave located within Capo Caccia near Alghero, Sardinia. The grotto is a natural jewel and geological wonder that attracts over 150,000 visitors a year.

* Proverb
Matrimoni e vescovati sono dal cielo destinati.

* Recipe
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Volume 19, No. 23

moltoitalianoVolume 19, No. 23


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Teatro AndromedaTeatro Andromeda
High atop the Sicani mountains in the town of Santo Stefano Quisquina Sicily is a hidden gem that unites art and nature. Nestled within a 300-acre farm is the Teatro di Andromeda, which is the creation of sculptor and farmer Lorenzo Reina.

Trendy Beaches, Deceiving Witches
Legends say that no woman can become a witch just by a wink of the eye in Romagna. Come the witches’ night between the 23 and 24 of June the town of San Giovanni in Marignano, in province of Rimini is filled with witches who are said to be particularly active and deceiving this night.

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Fontana del Gigante width=* Photo of the Week
Fontana del Gigante

The Fontana del Gigante (Fountain of the Giant) was designed in the 1600s by Michelangelo Naccherino and Pietro Bernini for the Royal Palace of Naples. It was later moved to the Palace of the Immacolatella (this statue is also called the Fontana dell’Immacolatella). Then in 1905 it was moved to its present location on the via Partenope, near the Castel dell’Ovo.

* Proverb
Chi si marita in fretta, stenta adagio.

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Volume 19, No. 22

moltoitalianoVolume 19, No. 22


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St. AnthonySt. Anthony of Padua
The feast day for St. Anthony is June 13. Included you will find a brief biography, prayers and lyrics to the song titled Invocazione Del Pellegrino A S. Antonio.

St. Anthony of Italy Folktale
It was at the time of the year when the earth was newly decked with her summer’s livery that the noble champion, St. Anthony of Italy, arrived in Thracia, where he spent his seven years’ travel to the honour of his country, the glory of God, and to his own lasting renown.

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Muggia Harbor* Photo of the Week
Muggia Harbor

A look at the boats in the harbor of Muggia, which is located in the extreme south-east of the Province of Trieste in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region.

* Proverb
Casa il figlio quando vuoi e la figlia quando puoi.

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Volume 19, No. 21

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Infiorate di SpelloLe Infiorate di Spello
The Infiorate is a flower festival to celebrate the Corpus Domini feast, which takes place on the ninth Sunday after Easter. The ancient Umbrian town of Spello pays homage each year by creating beautiful floral tapestries to celebrate the Eucharist as the body of Christ.

Strawberries
What could be more satisfying than having a delicious mouth watering strawberry? Well, I am sure if you think hard enough you might come up with something, but for the time being let’s just enjoy this intriguing yet scrumptious fruit.

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Monastery of Montevergine* Photo of the Week
Monastery of Montevergine

The altar in the Monastery of Montevergine. The painting over the altar is that of La Madonna Nera, or the Black Madonna.

* Proverb
Uomo ammogliato, uccello in gabbia.

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Volume 19, No. 20

moltoitalianoVolume 19, No. 20


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Giovanni Garzoni ExhibitThe Natural Universe of Giovanni Garzoni Brings Palazzo Pitti Back to Life
100 works of art, in the first major exhibition devoted to this Baroque artist and friend of Artemisia Gentileschi, bring the Florentine grand ducal palace back to life after lockdown. Director Eike Schmidt: “Garzoni’s art marks the rebirth of the Grand Dukes’ palace after a long moment of darkness and silence.”

Sposalizio del Mare
The Festa della Sensa (Feast of the Ascension) is the oldest event in Venice that also commemorates two important dates in the history of the La Serenissima (Venetian Republic). This is a grand celebration with the highlight of the festival being the Sposalizio del Mare (Marriage of the Sea) ceremony joining the city to the sea.

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Monte Porzio Catone* Photo of the Week
Monte Porzio Catone

A distant view of the hilltop town, Monte Porzio Catone, overlooking the valleys leading to Rome.

* Proverb
Ogni vite vuole il suo palo.

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Volume 19, No. 19

moltoitalianoVolume 19, No. 19


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Spiaggia RosaLa Maggiolata
The last two Sundays in May mark an important event in the town’s history. Called La Maggiolata, it celebrates the beginning of the summer’s bounty and is the most important celebration for the 3000 inhabitants of Lucignano.

Nobility Beyond the Battlefield
The apple of his mother’s eye, Corado “Babe” Ciarlo, was only 20 years old when he was killed in battle. In his pockets, they found 2 rosaries, $1.61, sixteen photographs of family members and one letter. While the other items held a special significance for Babe, the letter – undoubtedly from his family – serves to exemplify his courage and nobility.

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Monte Moro* Photo of the Week
Monte Moro

Monte Moro is located on the north eastern coast of Sardinia in the province of Olbia-Tempio. To the east the mountain overlooks the emerald coast. The mountain is named after the Moors. In the past Sardinia was invaded by pirates. Locals would climb the mountain and keep a lookout for the Moor Pirates.

* Proverb
La prima donna matrimonio, la seconda compagnia, la terza un’eresia.

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Volume 19, No. 18

moltoitalianoVolume 19, No. 18


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Spiaggia RosaSpiaggia Rosa
On Budelli an island, which is in the Maddalena archipelago, near the strait of Bonifacio in northern Sardinia, is the Spiaggia Rosa (Pink Beach). It is considered one of the most beautiful beaches in the world and gets its name from the color of the sand.

Tarantasio Dragon
Legend tells us of a great dragon like creature named Tarantasio that roamed the Po Valley during the 12th and 13th centuries. This creature resided in Lake Gerundo between Milan, Lodi and Cremona. Lake Gerundo no longer exists as it was drained, but there was a time where it was home to this creature that terrorized the land and had an appetite for humans especially children.

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Mano del Turco* Photo of the Week
Mano del Turco

Legend has it that a Turkish sailor did not believe that the Mountain cracked when Christ died. He placed his hands on this spot and said that if this legend is true than let this rock turn to liquid. The rock did and it left an imprint of his hand.

* Proverb
Chi di lontano si va á maritare, o sarà ingannato, o vuol ingannare.

* Recipe
Here is a great recipe for batter fried baccalà.


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Volume 19, No. 17

moltoitalianoVolume 19, No. 17


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What My Grandma Taught Me about Gardening
I grew up living next door to my Grandmother. Although Grandma couldn’t read or write, she taught me so many things which were much more valuable. She was such a loving Grandma, with her warm smile and generous spirit.

10 Reasons Italian Mammas are the Best
Italian mammas are the coolest around. They worship at the altar of you. Most of them will continue to cook and clean for you (and your spouse and kids) long after you leave the nest. They even do laundry, folks! And they will kick you know what in your defense at a moment’s notice. But that’s just the tip of the Boot. Here are 10 other reasons they’re the best.

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Aqueduct Minturno* Photo of the Week
Roman Aqueduct

This aqueduct is just one of the Roman remains located in Minturno, Italy.

* Proverb
A buona volontà, non manca facoltà.

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Here is a great recipe for minestra.


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