According to a research carried out by the University of Milan, the Italian glaciers (especially the Lombard ones) in the period from 1979 to 2005 have withdrawn considerably, ranging from 117 square kilometers to 92 square kilometers, with a particular reduction since 2000 onwards . To do and spend it is the smaller glaciers, which in addition to having to fight with global warming, sometimes have to protect themselves from the man.
The condition of the Rhone glacier in Switzerland, partly covered by sheeting to protect it from excessive heat.
The recession and the retreat of glaciers since 1850 is the geological phenomenon in which the surface and the thickness of terrestrial glaciers have ...
The reenactment is an activity with which they will propose events or ages past situations.
In recent years this phenomenon has been increasingly the subject of attention for the growing number of people who have joined.
Historical re-enactors (or simply re-enactors) then try to bring history ...
The Polledrara of Cecanibbio
A field to fossil elephants over 300,000 years ago
The territory north-west of Rome extends from the slopes of the volcanic Sabatino returned to the coastal plain, over the past decades, several traces of human settlement dating back to the animal and middle-upper Pleistocene.
These include the site of the Polledrara Cecanibbio for the richness of its archeological and paleontological is certainly one of the most important deposits in ancient elephant (Palaeoloxodon antiquus). (archeoroma.beniculturali.it/)
Interview: Anna ...
“For me there are no great chefs. The real greatness of a chef can only lie on his simplicity, his humility. He must never forget that the produce is the basis, he must never forget that if he doesn’t use quality produce, the result of his cooking cannot be quality. Take a frozen lobster and give it to Alain Ducasse or to any other great chef and that won’t work! But take a wolffish caught in the Mediterranean, in ...
I was kind of little reluctant about my trip to Dehradun, one of the wettest places in India, as I had just over 24 hrs at hand. What could I have accomplished in one day, trying to travel to the beautiful land of the Gharwalis on the foothills of the Himalayas? But being a travel addict, I had to give into my passion. So my travel partner Parmita and I booked the tickets from ...
Although I have stayed in the city of Bangalore in India for quite some time now, only recently I got a chance to visit one of the oldest temples in the state of Karnataka – the Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple. The temple is about 37 miles from Bangalore and is located in Nandi village near Nandi Hills.
The temple was originally constructed during the 9th century AD by Bana Queen Ratnavali and to my surprise, it still carries the same Dravidian ...
OUR STAY AT CASTELLO DI RESCHIO IN UMBRIA
Last week we stayed at one of the 12 beautifully restored villas out of a total of 40 farmhouses in Castello di Reschio, a private estate of 2000 acres spreading along the rolling hills of Umbria on the border with Tuscany. Each home is unique and has been created and furnished by Hungarian Count Antonio Bolza and his family, offering a magnificent and tranquil setting amongst olive groves ...
An extraordinary story about people who are passionate about wine
This “not to be missed” video gives wine lovers, food and travel buffs an intimate peek into the people and happenings during the oldest and most traditional of the Burgundy wine celebrations, “Les Trois Glorieuses.” The festivities include several sensational wining and dining events connected with the annual wine auction.
Wine guru Robert Parker commented that Les Trois Glorieuses is “the greatest eating and drinking ...