Taste of Piemonte

The last few days I spent in Switzerland’s closest neighbourhood in the South – Piemonte (engl. Piedmont) in Northern Italy. Piedmont is one of the 20 regions of Italy. It has an area of 25’402 square kilometres and a population of about 4.6 million. The capital of Piedmont is Turin.…

Rome – On the traces of our ancestors 2

The weather still was not that good on the second day, but only cloudy instead of rainy (although there were some thunderstorms in the evening). The second day brought me to following historical places: Piazza della RepubblicaPiazza Spagna / Spanish stairsPiazza del PopoloPiazza Colonna / Palazzo ChigiPantheonPiazza NavonaCastel Sant’AngeloCittà del…

City trip to Rome, Italy

The first week of May, I am going to Rome in order to make sightseeing, but primarily because one of my friends joined the Pontifical Swiss Guard (guardia svizzera pontificia) and the swearing-in ceremony will take place on May, 6. I’m looking forward to attending such a historical event. Rome's…

Una buona tazza di caffè

This post was originally shared on blog.flavioderoni.ch and has been moved here in the process of merging the sites together. Una buona tazza di caffè dev'essere nero come il diavolo,caldo come l'inferno,puro come un angelo edolce come l'amore. (Italian proverb) Photo by Mike Kenneally on Unsplash