In recent years, groups of Italian students protesting against governmental cuts to education funding and the rise of university fees have gained some popularity in the international media due to their highly original form of opposition. 547 more words
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Always dear to me was this lonely hill,
And this hedgerow, which from many sides
Bars the gaze from the utmost horizon.
But sitting and looking out, endless…
The Marches is a splendid Italian region: a border land, of great artists and musicians. A land of popes, leaders and, traditionally, also a land of tax collectors… A small isolated region compared to others, but when a traveler passes through the Marches, its landscapes and peculiar culture leave a deep impression: Ancona for its harbor, Loreto for religion and faith, Senigallia for its big fair, Macerata known as the capital of Law studies and Urbino which has been known for centuries as the kingdom of culture. 1,921 more words