This map of Europe shows who Works the longest hours

Cartographer and self-described linguist and mathematician Jakub Marian has created this map of average hours worked per week in Europe!

Top 50 Italian Phrases for Beginners

Useful information about Italian phrases, expressions and words used in Italy, conversation and idioms, Italian greetings and survival phrases!

Kate Upton had a Secret Wedding in Italy and the Photos are just Beautiful

The model and World Series winner Justin Verlander tied the knot lost month!

The Medieval Town of Assisi in Italy (HD-video)

Assisi is a medieval hill town in the beautiful Umbria region in central Italy. It was the birthplace of St. Francis (1181–1226), one of Italy’s patron saints.

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Where to Travel in Italy: The Ultimate Guide

How to order a Coffee in Italy

Italians are really particular about their coffee, and if you want to order a coffee in Italy, you should definitely understand your options.

Top 10 Favorite Italian Words (by Fans)

Learn the top 10 Italian words chosen by ItalianPod101 listeners on Facebook. Get the translations, sample sentences and audio lessons.

December 2004 – The Deadliest Tsunami in World’s history… More than 280.000 people died

Thirteen (13) years after the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami that followed the world's 3rd-largest earthquake. Imagery shows the absolute desaster.

This is BIG – Soon you will only have to Charge your Smart-Phone every...

We may be on the verge of a new era, in which our smartphones (and the future sci-fi wearables) only need to be recharged every few months!

Top 6 Christmas Markets in Italy

As Christmas approaches, we select the top Christmas markets in Italy which offer gift ideas, decorations, local handicrafts and festive food & wine!