Teatro del Fuoco: International Fire-Dancing Festival (Palermo-Sicily) - July 2016

The Teatro del Fuoco International Fire-dancing Festival returns to Palermo at the end of July!

According to Forbes magazine it is among the twelve coolest Festivals in the world. It was invented by journalist Amelia Bucalo Triglia, who suggests for our readers three places that are worth traveling to Sicily to visit…but only after they have witnessed the incredible spectacle of the Teatro del Fuoco!

“There is quite possibly no better way to truly connect with a foreign culture than to join in a local festival”  Ann Abel is convinced of this, she is a journalist on the authoritative US magazine, Forbes, which periodically draws up a chart of the richest people in the world and has named the Teatro del Fuoco ® International Fire-dancing Festival as one of the twelve coolest events in the world to which it is worth making a trip.  A trip to Sicily where, for eight years now, the Festival has been touring around the Aeolian Islands, Etna, Palermo, Catania and the Aegadian Islands.

This year, for the ninth edition, the Teatro del Fuoco will be in Palermo from 29 to 30 July.

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Architectures of Light: Feast of Santa Domenica in Scorrano (Puglia, Salento)

Salento: a journey back in time starting with the magic of light

For the feast of Santa Domenica to Scorrano, a small village in Salento - Puglia, the architectures are made of lights!

Anyone who undertakes a tour of Italy is constantly offered the opportunity to admire the monuments and architectures of the past in the thousands of places that preserve the art and history of the Bel Paese.

However the spectacle that greets visitors to Scorrano, a small village in Salento, Puglia, leaves them speechless.  Because here the architectures are made of light, yet they are just as impressive and majestic as the greatest monuments.

Every year, in July, thousands of people travel to Scorrano for the feast of Santa Domenica.

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Four Italian Maritime Republics: Genoa, Venice, Pisa and Amalfi

Genoa, Pisa, Venice and Amalfi: the Regatta offers a chance for complete immersion in the beauties of Italy.

On June 7th the unique setting of Venice will provide the backdrop for one of the most spectacular events linked to the history of the Bel Paese: the Regatta of the Ancient Maritime Republics, the origins of which date back to Italy’s glorious maritime tradition during the Middle Ages.

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