There are many destinations to head to at this time of the year in Italy. In addition to those in the main cities, Italy offers a large number of lesser-known sought-after options, above all during the spring when it’s possible to appreciate flower gardens and enjoy beautiful sunny days. Panoram Italia suggests these four sights to visit during the Easter holiday.
Name: Jackie Lina Alexander Nickname: Jaxs Occupation: Bartender/studying to be a paralegal Age: 22 Generation: Second Mom’s side from: Fano, Pesaro and Urbino, Le Marche Raised in: Toronto Speaks: English
Name: Kristine Centis Jorge Nickname: Krissy, Kris Occupation: Masters student in notarial law Age: 27 Generation: Third Dad’s side from: Figueira da Foz, Portugal Mom’s side from: Guglionesi, Campobasso, Molise and Villaorba, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Raised in: Montreal and Laval Speaks: English, French, Italian and Portuguese
Every morning and night for the first week after the bronze doors were installed at Our Lady of Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Nino Cavoto found himself standing outside. “I had to go out there every day to look at them,” he says. “It was like standing in front of the Mona Lisa.”
When it comes to eating, there’s no place like Italy. Or is there? According to a number of local industry professionals, there certainly is. And that place is Toronto.