Month: October 2007

About Venice: your tourist guide in Venice, Italy

Now is online, another site of About Italy network, that from many years dedicates to the publication of no commercial sites and portals of touristic guides. is a site completely dedicated to the “Serenissima”, that gives you a full idea of what is the city of Venice, one of the most beautiful cities of Italy.

Venice is one of the most fascinate city of the world, build on the water, with all its islands, it is unique in its gender; the most means of transpoting is the gondola.

It is the romantic city par excellente, an important turistic destination.

On the site you can indeed find information on how to reach the city, what to see, events month by month, where to sleep, to know the stories of famous people who have done great the name of Venice, but also where to look to hire a bicycle or where to find a laundry! ! ! !

Italian language lessons in Second Life are coming for the Festival of Creativity

Italian Campus Classe: free italian lessons in Second Life

Experience a real Italian language class from your home. It is not a new e-learn software or a DVD language course, neither an Audio Couse nor a home tuition!

Visita l'isola della Toscana su Second Life What is it then? Log in Second Life, come to our Italian Campus Classes and enter one of the first experiment of Italian language courses held by Scuola Leonardo. The Italian language lessons will be hosted at the “Second Life Festival” by the Official Island of Tuscany during the “Festival della Creatività” (Creativity Festival) organized from 25th to 28th October.

This is a testing organised by Sigmasei in collaboration with Scuola Leonardo da Vinci, the leading italian language school in Italy, which counts more than 30 years of experience and is officially authorized by the Italian Ministry of Education.


christmas-rome.jpgThe “Leonardo da Vinci Italian School” for next Christmas has decided to dedicate to its students a “Special Christmas Course”.
This is particular course because it gives them not only the possibility of learning to speak Italian, but also to live a typical Italian Christmas, by coming in contact with the most popular Italian traditions during Christmas time.

In Italy Christmas time goes from the 8th of December to the 6th of Genuary, and it is characterized by many strange and particular traditions which make this feast unique.

In this period, in fact, all the Italian people decorate their houses in a special way: they are dedicated to the preparation of the typical Presepe Napoletano’s but especially they spend a lot of time by preparing