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
“All I ever wanted to be was a hockey player,” confesses Juno-awarding winning singer, songwriter and producer, Dominic Mancuso, his speaking voice betraying the burnished textures and depths that have made his reinterpretations of Sicilian folk songs so spine-tingling. Toronto-born to Sicilian immigrant parents, 47-year-old Mancuso is defiantly Canadian, but equally proud and mindful of his roots.