Leda and the Swan – New discoveries in Pompeii

Particular of Leda, Pompeii

Did you know that an exceptionally high-quality, but totally unknown fresco has just been found in the world-famous archaeological site of Pompeii? It depicts a sensual erotic scene between the mythic queen Leda and Jupiter, the ancient god of thunders, in the unusual guise of a swan. Don’t you believe? Keep reading!     54 UNESCO sites? When people tell … Read More

A slice of Italian pizza? No, a delicious UNESCO jewel

Sauce on pizza

Today, traditional Neapolitan pizza has been inscribed in UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity Flour, water, salt, yeast: four ingredients for the simple, tasty Neapolitan pizza and for its worldwide success. Today, in South Korea, the UN Cultural Body’s World Heritage Committee has inscribed the traditional unique pizza of Southern Italy and the original art of its … Read More