Life and People
In Italia oggi si festeggia Ferragosto. È d’obbligo, si fa per dire, andare al mare o fuori città per una gita fuori porta o scegliere un weekend alla scoperta di una nuova città. Insomma è un giorno d’estate di festa, ma come nasce?
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
High above the azure waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea on a series of rocky cliffs are the enchanting seaside villages of Italy’s Amalfi Coast.
Bolzano, along with Innsbruck, is seat to the Permanent Secretariat of the Alpine Convention established for the protection and conservation of the Alpine territory. With about one hundred thousand inhabitants, it is a city with a thousand faces.
Nickname: Adam with the glasses Occupation: Wedding/Event Caterer Age: 27 Generation: Second Dad from: Sannicandro, Bari Mom from: Termini Imerese, Sicily Speaks: English, French & Italian Raised in: Montreal (St-Leonard)
Near the end of October, the wine-producing backcountry of Piedmont offers an impressive visual spectacle as the region’s thousands of hectares of vine transform into a symphony of colours.