Easter in Italy vs the U.S.: Symbols, Traditions and Food

Every country has their own unique ways of celebrating international holidays, with their individual symbols and traditions. Even countries that share holidays seem to vary in festivities throughout the world. Easter, arguably the most famous Catholic holiday, is celebrated as a joyous occasion in many countries. In the States, we associate this holiday as a […]

Christmas in Italy vs. the U.S.: How are they different?

How Christmas is celebrated in Italy and how it’s celebrated in America are very similar, and this is due to the influence that North America has received by the nations of the old continent: England, France, The Netherlands and indeed, Italy. Christmas is a Christian event, and both Italy and the U.S. celebrate the birth of […]