Tag - Italy

Vinicio Capossela

Discovered this Italian singer from Putomayo’s Music From the Winelands compilation. Simply Fabulous. Here’s an interview with Capossela with NPR’s All Things Considered...

Weegee in Milano

Meant to post this months ago, but there’s still a little time: If you’ve watched old Hollywood crime films from the 1930s and 40s, you’ll have seen plenty of Speed Graphics in...

July pic(k)s

I had an accordion forced upon me at an early age. I wanted to play guitar, but my parents insisted I be a good little Slovenian-American boy and bought me a squeeze box. I was never very...

now showing…

On more quick Udine follow-up… This week marks the 90th Anniversary of the Battle of Caporetto (Slovenia’s Kobarid) aka the ‘Twelfth Battle of the Isonzo’, the last...

Gadling photo of the day

Udine briefly revisited: I’m not really a voyeur, but it was fun taking this pic, selected a few days ago as the popular travel blog Gadling‘s Photo of the Day. Gadling had a...

90 Second Udine Advisor

I had but one regret when I finally visited Udine last weekend: that I hadn’t made it there before. The center of northeast Italy’s Friuli-Venezia-Giulia region, this charming town of...