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Sounds of the Zampognari at Christmas


Zampognari often play "Quando Nascette Ninno", the original version of Italy’s favorite Christmas carol "Tu scendi dalle stelle"

While American youngsters put their shoes outside hoping that Saint Nick will leave them goodies, six-year old Filippo Brienza of Bologna put his shoes on to go see the Zampognari play. 140 more words

An Italian Christmas in Portland


Homemade Panettone from Taste Unique is a tradition for Portland Italians. (Photo credit, Stefania Toscano)

We are lucky. As Italians, we’ve surely had our chance to be spoiled when it comes to food. 153 more words

Pure Christmas cheer in Sant’Agata Feltria


The quaint village of Sant’Agata Feltria turns into a "Paese del Natale" ( Christmas village) every year
When December rolls around and we start to think about Christmas the first things and places that come to mind are Nordic traditions, white capped mountains and quaint chalets in the Alps. 130 more words