Tag: italy

Sep 22, 2015

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Designed by Zaha Hadid, MMM Corones is located at the top of Italy’s Kronplatz. Where else would you put a museum about mountaineering?

Read More »

Aug 12, 2015

Picture of the Day: Sassi di Matera, Italy

Picture of the Day: Sassi di Matera, Italy

Across the canyon, we see the ancient city of Matera in southern Italy, where ancient cave dwellings date back over 9000 years.

Read More »

Aug 3, 2015

MTO Completes 2-Part Mural in Two Countries to Highlight Immigration Issues

MTO Completes 2-Part Mural in Two Countries to Highlight Immigration Issues

Street artist MTO completes a two-part mural in Sliema, Malta and Sapri, Italy entitled, “The Mediterranean Tunnel“.

Read More »

Jun 6, 2015

Picture of the Day: Rolling Through the Streets

Picture of the Day: Rolling Through the Streets

Street artist Cosimo ‘Cheone‘ Caiffa just completed this awesome mural in Milan, Italy that extends beyond the wall onto the sidewalk and street below.

Read More »

Jun 1, 2015

Picture of the Day: Pug Life

Picture of the Day: Pug Life

Pictured here is a glorious pug in the comune of Bellagio, located on Italy’s Lake Como. The expression, the juxtaposition with the lady on the left, and the way the sun hits the pug; it’s all just great.

Read More »

Apr 10, 2015

This Guy Spent the Last 40 Years Building His Own Human-Powered Theme Park

This Guy Spent the Last 40 Years Building His Own Human-Powered Theme Park

It began on June 15, 1969 with two jugs of wine, a bag of sausages and a grill. Two guys walked by and asked, “what is this?” Bruno replied, “it’s a restaurant”, and Ai Pioppi was born. Located in Battaglia, Italy, the family run restaurant still operates to this day, some 45 years later.…

Read More »

Feb 26, 2015

Fisherman Catches and Releases Record Breaking 280-pound Catfish

Fisherman Catches and Releases Record Breaking 280-pound Catfish

Fisherman Dino Ferrari caught and released a Wels Catfish weighing 280-pounds (127 kg) and measuring 8 ft 9 in. (2.67 m) in length. The 280-pound behemoth is believed to be the largest catfish ever caught with a rod and reel. Ferrari caught the fish on 19 February 2015 in the Po Delta, an area…

Read More »