Month: May 2007
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The shine of Luna Rossa!

Luna Rossa Louis Vuitton Cup challengeAfter a hard escalation to compete for Louis Vuitton Cup trophy, Luna Rossa is now in the finals!

Francesco De Angeli‘s team won the title seven years ago, first and it has gained great results during this yacht race new edition, defeating without hesitations the teams encountered till now. The LVC includes 13 challenges among the various teams and the Italian yacht appeared to be inferior than teams like BMW Oracle and Team New Zealand, anyway it has been able to gain the third place, equal to the American Oracle. The decisive date was on 20 of May, when the Italian yacht won on the American team with a final result of 5 scores against 1. Now, the Italian team is going to face Emirates Team New Zealand in the finals, then the winner team will dispute an important challenge against the Swiss Alinghi, on the occasion of the 32° edition of the America’s Cup challenge, that’s to say the most famous award concerning this sport and the most ancient trophy worldwide known, for which it is custom to compete still today (Alinghi won the title in 2003).

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Erasmus in Rome!!!

Would you like to study in Rome? In Rome, you could combine study with fun, in the eternal city you can satisfied all your needs. Rome, the beautiful Italian capital, it’s famous in the world not only for its historical beauty but also for its Universities.

The University “Sapienza” it’s not only one of the most ancient Universities of Italy but it also represents the most extensive University in Europe. One of the largest Universities in the world for numbers of students enrolled.

Erasmus in RomaToday “Sapienza” offers 21 faculties and lots of departments, schools of specialisation and university institution. Visit www.aboutroma.com and you will find new information about studying in Rome especially for Erasmus students.

Another important Roman University is “Tor Vergata”. Even though it is a young University, during recent years it has had a fast development.It offers six majors: School of Economics, School of Engineering, School of Humanities, School of Law, School of Medicine and School of Science.

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Ricco’, more than a simple win

ricco.jpgForce test of Ricco’ yesterday at the Giro d’Italia. Both with his team’s companion Piepoli, he won one of most difficul race of the Giro. From Trento until the mounatin Tre Cime di Lavaredo; a distance of 190 kilometers with 4000 meters of unevenness.
After the deserved stop of today in the village of Auronzo, Tommorow the course will take the cyclists until Lienz, in Austria, after the top of Campolongo the stage will come down to Brunico to go up again through Dobbiaco, S.candido and Bannberg in Austria, Finally will go towards the goal, in the plain, to Lienz

Florence: how to move into the city chaos!

Traffic in FlorenceSometimes the movement into the city traffic can be an adventure, mainly for who doesn’t know the area.

Have you arrived in Pisa with the airplane and don’t you know how to reach the city of Florence?Are you into the Milan’s station and don’t you have an idea of how to reach your hotel?Would you like to rent a bike or a car, but don’t yuo know from where to leave and how you have to spend?

Finally, we collected some useful hints to learn how to move into the big cities’ caos. Often, the information is limited and/or confused, the solutions to arrive in a sight can be varied, and the same citizens sometimes don’t know all the easier and faster ways to reach a place.

We have always addresses to foreign people, since the birth of our first web site (About Florence), we have always tried to pay great attention to this theme. During the time, the single page dedicated to transports in Florence has turned into a real section, made of information, advices and useful addresses to move without troubles.

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Seven times Rossonero!!!!!

Milan Winner Champions League 2006-2007 Yesterday night at the beautiful frame of Olympic Stadium in Athens, thousands of viewers around the world witness the Milan Football Club conquer its seventh Champion’s League trophy.

Paolo Maldini who is a month shy of his 39th birthday, is the 10th captain who has had the fortune to raise one of the most important trophies of the Football World for the 5th time.

The Milan Captain and his team have accomplished a historical and unforgettable feat.

A magic night for Filippo Inzaghi who scored Rossonero’s two goals (’45 – ’82) that took Milan to the Glory for a special Milan which strikes a perfect Liverpool.