Raffaella Monaco

I lived and studied around the world for a quarter of a century before I decided to settle in Italy to work as a freelance web marketing manager. I combine my passion for travel with another obsession of mine: digital marketing. I love writing about destinations and their local handcrafts, artistic history and traditional events. My mission is to share tips on how you can become a creative tourist, an artist or an artisan in Italy, enjoying experiences that go beyond the postcard.

Latest Posts

History of opera singing: the evolution of a timeless art

The United Nations added Italian opera singing to its list of UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in December 2023. This recognition highlights the profound cultural significance and enduring legacy of this four-century-old art all around the world. Let’s discover the history of opera singing! From prehistory to the Baroque era The human voice was the first […]

Celebrating cultural exchange with Italian craftmanship worldwide

In a world that values efficiency and mass production, craftsmanship and cultural exchange highlight the importance of human skill and creativity. Craftsmanship is not just about creating objects. It is about preserving traditions, telling stories, and strengthening the connection between the maker and the materials. Cultural exchange enriches this process by allowing artisans from different […]

An Italian Summer Adventure for Teens

Summer is an exciting time for teenagers to embark on a learning holiday in Italy, where every corner is filled with history, culture, and the promise of unforgettable experiences. Salerno and Orbetello are ideal destinations for this summer adventure! Why an Italian summer camp in Salerno and Orbetello? Salerno is nestled along the breathtaking Amalfi […]

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