The golden butterfly in Monti San Lorenzo, a Prehistoric mystery in Lerici

Napoleone, the emperor from Sarzana

Napoleon mentioned Sarzana in his last memories, and the historical re-enactment of Napoleon’s era takes place every year in the setting of the eastern Ligurian town. From exile to controlling the world, the story of a family that was from Sarzana.

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La Spezia Sion Gateway, unknown story for many locals

In the state of Israel, the city of La Spezia is a “Sion Gate”, remembered with emotion and affection, named with respect in the memory handed down from generation to generation. Yet only a few locals know the reason for this connection to Israel, the story of the Exodus mission.

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Panigacci and Testaroli, meanings and differences

“So what is the difference between panigacci and testaroli?” You might wonder during a stay between Deiva Marina and Pontremoli in the Lunigiana. It’s difficult to give a definitive and convincing answer, and you might hear different and conflicting explanations.

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