Emilia-Romagna Italian Stories Travel Writing

Castle of Love: a 15th-century romance in frescoes

Just a story

This is a story, one of countless Italian stories which circulate, retold over years and over centuries.

This particular story is a love story; always a good subject, and a convenient one for tourism marketing boards. It … Read the rest

Italy Heaven Website

New-look Italy Heaven

Welcome to the new-look Italy Heaven! It’s been a long time coming; essentially the old website was little changed since I taught myself html and began creating pages using a dial-up connection in my rented room in Rome twenty years … Read the rest