Puglia & Beyond • Summer 2023

Visit the South of Italy with Sentieri June 25–July 8, 2023 • Vieste • Alberobello • Ostuni • Monopoli • Lecce • Otranto • Gallipoli • Matera • Rome Less visited and somewhat more rural than other parts of Italy, Puglia and Basilicata are where the hills are filled with… Continue reading

Exploring Italy Through Cinema • Milan

Sorry, you missed it! Watch for more in-person and online Sentieri events coming soon! Since its origins at the beginning of the last century, Italian cinema has developed a strong link between the representation of its national territory and the definition of its national identity. From the end of World… Continue reading

What are “Cicchetti”? A Venetian Explains!

Live from Venice Via Zoom  Cicchetti, Vino & More — Visit the “Buzzing” Rialto District of Venice with Sentieri and  Check Out Some Varieties of Venetian Finger Foods Sunday, January 22, 2023 @ 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. (c.t.) We’ll start our walking tour in the heart of what had been the… Continue reading

For the Venice Tour Participants Only….

Experience the Beauty of Venezia and the Decadence of Carnevale  with Sentieri Italiani of Chicago Carnevale in Venice is the purest example of the perfect meld of tradition, culture and entertainment, all in one, offering a chance of fun for visitors of all ages. The Carnevale di Venezia dates back to… Continue reading

The Cafès of Turin

Sorry, you missed this one — visit our website for upcoming events, both virtual and live! Torino and Its Historic Cafès Sunday, January 30, 2022 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central Time Presented in English Time seems to have stopped in the era of horses and carriages in some places in Torino.… Continue reading

Milan’s Ortica Neighborhood

Sorry, you missed this one — visit our website for upcoming events, both virtual and live! Milan’s Ortica District — A Street Art Experience Sunday, January 16, 2022 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central Time Presented in English   Get off the beaten tourist path and discover the Ortica district of Milan… Continue reading

Le Terre del Barolo

Sorry, you missed this one — visit our website for upcoming events, both virtual and live!   It’s Harvest Time in Piedmont! Sunday, November 28, 2021 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central Time Presented in English Explore the hilly area called the Langhe with Piermaria and Sentieri Italiani! The Langhe, located in… Continue reading

Explore the City of Turin!

Sorry, you missed this one but stayed tuned for more interesting Italian Connections! Turin, the First Capital of Italy and the House of Savoy Sunday, August 29, 2021 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central Daylight Savings Time Presented in English Explore the city of Turin with Sentieri! We’ll see how Turin expanded… Continue reading

EXPLORING WINE WITH SENTIERI – Cin Cin!

Sorry, you missed this one but stayed tuned for more interesting Italian Connections! Wine in Italy Saturday, September 25, 2021 12:00–2:00 p.m. (CDT)   Join Sentieri and our Umbrian connection, Stefania Belli, as we learn of wine’s origins and the cultivation of vines in Mesopotamia and Egypt — and then… Continue reading

The Secret Venice

Sorry, you missed it! Discover the Hidden Gems on the Streets of Venice Sunday, May 9, 2021 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Central Daylight Savings Time Presented in English Every visitor to Venice visits the Rialto Bridge and Piazza San Marco. But the city is also home to numerous hidden gems. On… Continue reading