Let’s be honest…everything sounds better in Italian. Here’s BuzzFeed‘s list of “luscious” Italian words and phrases that clearly need to be used more often in English.
Full list here: http://ow.ly/SoVsw
Cooking with sea salt just got better: the ancient Roman tradition of cooking food in the sand on beaches still continues today on the southern Italian island of Ischia.
Spaghetti in a cone? Don’t confuse this with the latest food truck fad – pasta originally started as street food in Italy, to be eaten with your bare hands. This historic tradition is now making a comeback in cities such as New York and Rome.
Good news! After years of political controversy and poor upkeep, the Italian government now plans to invest 80 million euro in cultural projects throughout Italy. As home to more UNESCO World Heritage sites than any other country in the world, Italy’s various ancient ruins, palaces, and many other historical sites will now have the proper care they deserve.