A Touch of Marches sweetness

A Touch of Marches sweetness

7 gennaio | Commenta

According to Italian tradition, Christmas is a time for indulging in panettone, pandoro, torrone (nougat) and all types of dried fruits. But… something typical of the region always adds a different touch to any meal! Even if the traditional Marches cuisine is not particularly extensive in terms of Christmas recipes [...]

The Village of the Old Hag of Epiphany

The Village of the Old Hag of Epiphany

7 gennaio | Commenta

Traditions vary from country to country, each with its own figures that link history to magic, legends and memories that, in stories handed down from generation to generation, have a reason to exist. The Christmas period that culminates with the Epiphany on 6th January, is surely one of the moments [...]

Ski, Spa and Stories of times gone by

Ski, Spa and Stories of times gone by

7 gennaio | Commenta

The Marches in winter: a postcard of the beauty of a region where one can really find everything and where no visitor is left feeling unhappy. Even if our region is known mainly for the velvety sandy beaches, it doesn’t mean to say that there is nothing interesting to do [...]

Dominating the Sea

Dominating the Sea

7 gennaio | Commenta

History shows that the greatest dangers come from open spaces, those that are difficult to control, where the eye gets lost on the horizon and enemies have the perfect opportunity to attack. Being relatively close to the sea was positive for the ancient people of the Marches region thanks to [...]

Exposed and lost

Exposed and lost

30 ottobre | Commenta

There are some days in which one only needs to breathe, to look beyond, so that our gaze is lost in infinity. There aren’t so many places that give us the opportunity to experience this magic and unique sensation, to detatch from the here and now and to free ourselves [...]

The Museum that will make you laugh

The Museum that will make you laugh

30 ottobre | Commenta

Try to propose visiting a museum during a holiday or a town visit. If you have young children in your group, your suggestion is likely to be met with the same face they pull when you tell them they have to visit the dentists! But, not all museums are boring [...]

Our own Gran Canyon

Our own Gran Canyon

30 ottobre | Commenta

We are certainly not arrogant enough as to compare what we have to the magnificence and greatness of the Gran Canyon but even the small region of the Marches can stun visitors with its mars-like scenery. Arriving in the vicinity of the Lame Rosso, for a second you won’t be [...]

My Home is my Castle

My Home is my Castle

30 ottobre | Commenta

The Malatestiano Castle at Monte Cerignone has one particularity that sets it apart from many of the other buildings from the same period. In fact it is very rare to see a fortification such as this mentioned in texts not only as a castle but also as a home. It [...]

Moscioli, non cozze

Moscioli, non cozze

21 agosto | Commenta

Può sembrare una sottigliezza, ma non lo è! E chi viene a visitare le Marche, giustamente, non vuole solo vedere le meraviglie della nostra terra, ma anche gustarle! E’ importantissimo allora sapere che i moscioli di Portonovo hanno la loro unicità, non sono semplici cozze. E occhio a confondervi, specie [...]

La meraviglia

La meraviglia

21 agosto | Commenta

E’ questa la prima sensazione che si prova di fronte al borgo di San Ginesio. In realtà si inizia a capire di trovarsi in una dimensione quasi onirica mentre ci si incammina, tra strade silenziose, immerse nella natura, con il verde delle colline ed i contorni dei Sibillini ad ovattare [...]