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Italy offers an unparalleled experience for travellers seeking language and cultural holidays. Are you an international student eager to learn Italian while indulging in authentic local experiences? Here are our top 3 destinations for your Italian immersion in 2024! Siena between art, architecture and traditions Siena exudes medieval charm and cultural richness in the heart […]

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Nestled along the stunning Amalfi Coast, Salerno is a hidden gem that promises a perfect blend of breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and delightful culinary experiences. Salerno offers many activities for families seeking a memorable holiday that caters to parents and kids. Here are five must-try activities to make your family holidays in Salerno an unforgettable

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If you’ve ever dreamt of immersing yourself in the rich tapestry of Italian language and culture, Genoa is the place to be. Nestled along the enchanting coast of Liguria, this city boasts a fascinating history, vibrant traditions, and a sensory experience like no other. Genoa impressed even Charles Dickens, who wrote the following when he

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Italy, renowned for its art, cuisine, history, and zest for life, offers many traditions and customs that have shaped the world for centuries. In this quiz, we’ll delve into the heart of Italian culture, posing ten questions that will challenge and expand your understanding of this captivating Mediterranean nation. Grab your virtual passport and embark

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Sunny days, beautiful beaches, refreshing mountain breaks, and delicious iced desserts like gelato, granita and ghiacciolo: it’s time to enjoy summer in Italy! But one crucial protagonist is missing from this list: contemporary Italian music and the season’s tormentoni! Wondering what they are? The term denotes the songs that dominate the radio (or digital streaming

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Some places leave you speechless for their beauty, history and richness. Cibreo is undoubtedly one such place. It is a small universe of taste, art and culture in the heart of Florence. It’s not a restaurant, it’s not a cafe, it’s not a market, and it’s not an academy. It’s all of this together! Cibreo

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With some of the best Italian schools, a vibrant historical centre and excellent art galleries, it’s no wonder many international students wish to study Italian in Florence. But what makes Tuscany’s capital such an attractive place for Italian language lovers?In this article, we’ll explore some of the top reasons to study Italian in Florence, a

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cultural food trip in Italy

Imagine yourself on holiday in a beautiful Italian region off the beaten path, enjoying a fun and mouth-watering tour that mixes cultural and culinary delights. Sounds intriguing? At Studiainitalia, we are happy to propose a wonderful and interactive cultural food trip to Abruzzo, a little-known region in Italy full of surprises.The Abruzzo region extends from

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Italian Learning mistakes

Italian is not the most difficult language to learn, but foreigners make many common mistakes when studying it. Of course, these errors depend significantly on your mother tongue, just like the perceived difficulty of learning Italian. Italian is from the family of Romance languages, including Spanish, Portuguese and French, all derived from Vulgar Latin. You

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Adapting to life in Italy may seem overwhelming. But in Sorrento, the locals will make you feel right at home, and we have some insider tips to make your study experience as genuine as possible! Firstly, we recommend signing up for an Italian course in Sorrento for at least two weeks. This will allow you

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The new year is here, and it promises many unique art events all around Italy! What are the most anticipated art exhibitions of 2022? Let’s find out together, from north to south.  Milan – Titian and the female image: beauty, love, poetry Palazzo Reale, 23 February – 5 June 2022The beautiful Palazzo Reale in Milan

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It’s almost that time of the year when we get to give Christmas gifts to children… but also to exchange gifts between adults! We usually think of Christmas gift-giving as a ritual that was created to make children happy. But where does the tradition of giving gifts to adults come from? In Italy, this custom

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The Grand Tour was a long journey undertaken by the European aristocracy starting from the 17th century. It had an undefined duration and usually had Italy as its destination, although other cities of continental Europe were sometimes visited too. Let’s find out 4 reasons why it’s a great idea to study art history in Italy‘s

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Are you getting ready for your Italian course in Bologna or thinking about a study holiday in this beautiful city? We have 6 tips for you to get to know Bologna differently from a tourist, to enjoy “Slow Travel” and to make your study abroad experience as genuine as possible! A foodie paradise Bologna is

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If you appreciate impressive architecture, art, fashion and a cosmopolitan vibe, then Milan is the perfect city for your Italian course in Italy. Brazilian designer Francisco Costa described it briefly, but brilliantly: Milan, for me, is a city of discovery. You can find some amazing gardens behind some great houses; I also love finding beautiful

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Would you like to experience Italy’s artisanal history and know-how in an innovative and unforgettable way? We propose the ideal, safe retreat for you to enjoy the creative energy and knowledge of local artisans during your next holiday in Italy. “Retreat with the Artisan” is the name of the experience by Creative Italy, the platform

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When you decide to learn Italian in Florence, you can think of your study abroad experience as a wonderful holiday. Sure, you must go to class and study, but you can also spend your time visiting the beautiful art city. In fact, when signing up for courses in Florence, students usually choose to stay at

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italian online free courses

Would you like to learn Italian comfortably from your home? The internet is full of free online courses, but only some offer good quality content. At Studiainitalia, we have selected three great free Italian courses. Did you know that you can also travel to Italy in a virtual way and learn Italian in a local

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italy safe study destination

Towards the end of September 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) congratulated Italy for its effective and science-based response to the coronavirus pandemic. The WHO shared a video tracing the development of the epidemic and explaining how the Italian government and the community, at all levels, reacted strongly and reversed its trajectory.While some countries like

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If you are looking for a great city where to learn Italian during autumn or winter 2020, one of our top picks is Modena, in the region of Emilia Romagna. Its Italian language school reopened in July 2020, following Italy’s lockdown. It offers spacious classrooms and quality accommodation, and has prepared to welcome students who

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As in the rest of the world, 2020 is unlike anything Italy has ever seen before. But despite the difficult and unprecedented times in the earlier part of the year, things are going back to normal and businesses have reopened with all the safety measures, as well as positivity and creativity.Our Team at Studiainitalia has

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If you want to undertake a career in Jewellery Design, Italy is a fantastic destination where to study or to perfect your skills. Why? Here are 3 reasons why you should consider becoming a jewellery designer in Italy.1. Famous Icons and Authentic ArtisansItaly is the birthplace of countless amazing jewel designers and brands like Bulgari,

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In early April 2020, Giorgio Armani wrote an open letter to WWD (Women’s Wear Daily). In that precious letter, the Italian designer reflected on the emergency due to the Covid-19 pandemic and called for a slower fashion movement. At Studiainitalia, we agree 100% with Armani on the following statements: “This crisis is also an opportunity

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Are you looking for a great destination for a language holiday? What about learning Italian on a wonderful island full of ancient history, mystery, wild nature and delicious food? If this all sounds good, then Sardinia is perfect for you. In particular, its capital offers a unique setting that every student should experience. Let’s discover

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Did you know that, during the Renaissance, many dancing masters collected their knowledge of court dances in manuscripts? Thanks to these precious items, today we can travel back in time and learn everything about these historic dances through special courses in Florence! But why is Italy the best place where to attend a Renaissance Dance

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The new year is here and many language lovers are asking us “What are the best cities where to learn Italian in Italy?”. In the past we have shared tips on the top Cities and Seasons for your Italian study abroad experience, as well as hidden gems where to study Italian. Although those articles are

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A learning holiday in Italy is what you need if you dream of studying art in the birthplace of the Renaissance, of learning Italian, of creating or restoring objects by using century-old craft techniques. At Studiainitalia we offer a variety of courses and experiences that are ideal for a study holiday in Italy – for

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With the way it sounds and its important history, there is an undeniable romance and beauty to the Italian language. The same can be said of the sea with its soothing yet powerful waves. Today, we are going to give you a brief description of the different coastal towns where you can learn Italian if

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If you are looking for some last-minute summer deals to learn Italian, Studiainitalia has some special promotions in two beautiful cities. Summer Discounts in Florence Why Florence? Firenze is the birthplace of modern Italian language, a symbol of Italian culture and fashion, a cosmopolitan city where you can find amazing works of art and beautiful

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family language holiday tuscany

Long work days, endless responsibilities and the routine often prevent us from sharing more precious moments with our family. A family trip is an excellent opportunity to explore the exciting world around us while enjoying quality time and learning experiences for all. Tuscany is the ideal location for making holidays a learning experience, especially for

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When one thinks of a hairdresser, the first thing that comes to mind is an artisan who specializes in cutting and styling hair. But a parrucchiere (hairdresser in Italian) is much more than that. He or she is an artist who creates and transforms hairstyles, and who can therefore shape the image and even the

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There is a misconception regarding the origins of perfume. Most people think that it originated in France, but the person who brought perfume to Paris and gave it notoriety was a citizen of Florence. The first perfume shop was opened in Paris by Renato Bianco, a man who became a specialist in the creation of

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Every region in Italy has its own typical cuisine and food traditions, even during the Holiday Season. Some regions have more than one dolce di Natale and the best way to discover them all is to visit Italy and taste these delicious homemade sweets as you travel. To give you just an idea of how

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Unique Cities to Study Abroad in Italy

Do you want to study in Italy somewhere off the beaten path? If the idea of “classic” study abroad destinations is not for you, we have a selection of 10 unusual Italian cities where you can learn the language and enjoy your free time between art, culture, nature and food.In the region of Emilia-Romagna, there

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Autumn arrives in Italy with all its glory: intense blue skies and crisp fresh air, picturesque foliage and landscapes, and delicious seasonal food. If you want to book a creative fall break in Italy, you can make the most out of this season by combining sightseeing, local events and an Italian course to become a

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Have you ever dreamed about learning the Italian Language? Romanticised about studying art in the birthplace of the Renaissance? Enchanted by century-old craft techniques steep in Italian tradition, or simply wish to ‘get lost’ in the beauty, history, and cruise of Italian life? Then an Italian learning vacation is exactly what you need.At Studiainitalia we

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If you want to study in Italy and are looking into accommodation options, a homestay is definitely worth thinking about. Whether you are traveling to learn Italian or to attend a course of a different kind (art, craft, cooking, restoration), living in the home of an Italian family teaches you so much more than the

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One of the most difficult decisions that one can make is to either continue furthering your education or taking that once in a lifetime trip overseas. We say, “Perché non entrambi?” or in English, “Why not both?”. If you have ever dreamed of learning the Italian language, fashion from a country always on the cutting edge,

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Are you looking to experience a Summer Camp in Tuscany to learn Italian while having fun and expanding your cultural horizons? Whether you are a teenager searching for the perfect summer school or a parent looking for the best language camp for your kids, this article is for you. After a careful selection of schools

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Naples is Italy’s most vibrant city, and it is a delight to discover. If you have decided to learn Italian in Naples, we have 5 lesser-known sights where you can escape the crowds, enjoy the scenes and even find inspiration to do some homework and study the beautiful language.  “I love her theatricality, the oriental chaos

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It is easy to see why Venice is one of the most visited and loved cities in the world, thanks to its beautiful ancient buildings, museums and charming canals. And away from the itineraries of mass tourism, you can find more surprising wonders. If you have decided to learn Italian in Venice, we have 5

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It is easy to see why Rome is one of the most visited and loved cities in the world, thanks to its beautiful ancient buildings, museums and lush gardens. And away from the itineraries of mass tourism, you can find more surprising cultural and natural wonders. If you have decided to learn Italian in Rome,

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Would you like to learn Italian, the language of Dante Alighieri, for free and comfortably from your PC at home or on a portable device as you travel around? The internet is full of free online courses, but only some offer good quality content. At Studiainitalia, we have selected 5 great resources so that you

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What’s the best way to learn Italian? To experience Italy like a local through Creative Tourism! You can join Italian language courses that are combined with cultural experiences, learning Italian at school in the morning and visiting ancient villages, museums, wineries and oil mills in the afternoon. Studiainitalia is an agency specialized in this kind

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Bologna is one of the coolest cities in Italy. The capital of Emilia Romagna is an important cultural and artistic hub, famous for its beautiful towers, lengthy porticoes, and well-preserved historical centre. Home to the oldest university in the world – the University of Bologna founded in 1088 – this city hosts thousands of students

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Autumn is the season of intense flavors in Italy. And for those with a sweet tooth, the festival of festivals take place in Umbria, specifically in Perugia. It’s Eurochocolate, the largest chocolate festival in Europe! Eurochocolate Festival Held since 1993, Eurochocolate is an annual chocolate festival that takes place in the historic center of Perugia,

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Turin is a vibrant and beautiful city with a lot to offer, even during summer. Turin is one of the more prominent cities of Italy but is relatively undiscovered by tourists. It possesses classical elegance as the first capital of the republic of Italy, yet it also embodies the progressive and modern aspects of Italian

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ONLINE ITALIAN COURSE FOR TRAVELERS: This summer you have a special promotion for an Italian language course designed for travelers by Aulaitalia academy. The online course has a duration of approximately 15 hours and is built in 7 units and one class by Skype.You can try the free demo and, if you are interested in

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An ever-increasing number of holidaymakers look for a destination that allows them to relax and have fun while also learning through cultural experiences. There are infinite combinations for educational sailing holidays that mix language, arts, and cookery lessons in a relaxing and beautiful destination. Today’s post proposes one idea: sailing and Italian lessons in Sardinia,

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 Study holidays allow you to add a deeper level of cultural immersion to your travel experience in Italy. Just imagine what your typical day could be like: you dedicate the morning to learning the beautiful Italian language, followed by fun activities that can vary from visiting museums to cooking courses, from artistic workshops to scuba

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Sardinia is a striking island with ancient history and pristine nature. Today we will be exploring these features in three of its beautiful historic cities: Alghero, Cagliari and Olbia.  Are you in Catalunya? No, it’s Alghero! Alghero is the only place in Italy where the Catalan language is co-official. It was introduced in 1353 when

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Tropea is a small town in the province of Vibo Valentia in Calabria, the region that looks like Italy’s “toe”. Why is Tropea a great destination where to learn Italian while on holiday? Let’s find out! This enchanting seaside resort boasts impressive beaches and a turquoise coastline known as Costa degli Dei (Coast of the Gods). The

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Exploring Todi The lovely town of Todi is nestled in Umbria’s gentle countryside, a short drive away from the region’s most important cities – such as Perugia, Assisi, Spello, Orvieto and Gubbio. According to an ancient local legend, Todi was founded by the Veii-Umbri tribe in a place indicated by an eagle: the bird stole

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