Italy news in English

Italian Firefighters Best in World

Italy’s firefighters – the best in the world


After a difficult few months working flat-out to assist people in the areas affected by earthquakes, extreme snowfall and a deadly avalanche, the Italian fire service finally has something to celebrate.
The Vigili del Fuoco were named the world’s best firefighters at a competition known as ‘the firefighting Oscars’.

Befana | Epiphany | Info in Italia

Befana – The Good Witch


Pope Francis and Catholics around the world will celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany on Wednesday (Jan. 6), marking the date the three kings are believed to have visited the baby Jesus but across Italy on Tuesday, children will search their shoes for gifts from the good witch.

Arthur Schopenhauer | Info in Italia

Inferno Europe – Valley Life Editorials


Schopenhauer explained in his principle of identification that the ontological determination (or essence) of an individual is the recognition of his or her own unity, or of his or her own subjective and irreducible diversity that exists outside of ones consciousness and sensitivity.