Befana is a very Italian Traditional Feast celebrated Jauary 6th. It is religeous, but the old lady doesn't come from the Bible. It is a legend and since a very long time ago it makes children dream!!!
An Italian style Christmas has so many symbols and traditions that unite the peninsula from north to south: food, decorations, mistletoes, poinsettias and an atmosphere that brings together families and friends in an climate of friendship and cordiality.
Florence is a beautiful city, containing monuments and art everywhere. Visiting Florence in Christmas time add emotion to emotion and offers the opportunity to appreciate italian traditions at their best,
If the low airfare of the winter is tempting you to plan a quick trip to Italy over the winter, December is easily one of the best times to go. Read the rest »