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..
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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..
Have you ever met la Befana? Well, neither have I, but I’ve always prepared a very delicious breakfast for her since I was a little girl. The legend of la Befana goes back in time, and is closely related to the story of the Three Kings, who come every year on the 6th January to..
Two posts ago I started the tradition to quote a Christmas Carol in order to give a hint on the current topic of the newest post. This time the hint would be: And a candle in the window, a flame against the night There’s a candle in the window, it’s like God’s perfect light Candele..