The “genius” of Le Marche, as a regional promo stated some time ago, is not only visible in the great characters of the past. Among the world-known Leopardi, Raffaello and Rossini, we shouldn’t forget the present artists that are well worth a post in our blog. One of these artists is also a fellow citizen..
The Adriatic Sea that is at our doorstep has been chosen for many years as the perfect habitat for the sea turtles (Caretta Caretta in Latin), that can live there up until 80 years, if under ideal conditions. Unfortunately, they sometimes don’t manage to get so old, because of fishing nets in which they are..
Just imagine reaching 85/90 Km/h on a skateboard. And now imagine driving downhill for 2.7 km on that skateboard. Oh, and don’t forget to rely only on your body, no engines required to stir, stop or speed up. This is in few words the Verdicchio Race, the Longboard and Streetluge competition that takes place in..
When we think about opera music and opera theatre, we very often think about the majestic Arena in Verona. In Le Marche there is a very similar opera theatre (although not circular), the Sferisterio. This building is literally hidden within the city walls of Macerata, so much that when I went there for the first..
Every year on May 25 and July 19 at 7.45 a beam of light falls precisely at 2 special places in the abbey of Saint Urbano; more specifically on 2 circles marked inside the Abbey. One circle is on a wall on the ground floor and one on the bottom in the crypt. 25th May..
I have to admit I myself have very little interest in historic cars, but Mille Miglia has always fascinated me. Not that I can understand the value of a single car, but the atmosphere around this yearly event is very joyful and historical. On May, 16th 2019 Mille Miglia is coming to Le Marche, namely..