Posts by: Redazione MarComm

The cuisine of Vallo di Diano is simple, has ancient agricultural origins and its tastes, strong and firm, hide ancient legends and traditions. In the families of shepherds and farmers, they usually prepared the hot dish for the dinner when they went back from the country. Specific dishes were destined to the...

The tenth edition of Luci d’Artista (Artist’s Lights) has been inaugurated, the event that every year attracts in the city of Campania, from every part of Italy and from abroad, hundreds of thousands of tourists. Luci d’Artista is a show of lights, installed from November until January in Salerno in the streets, in the...

The white artichoke of Pertosa is a species without thorns, with big inflorescences and with a very pale color tending to silver. It grows up in a limited area of Salerno, in particular, although it is usually associated to Pertosa, it can be found in the zones of Auletta, Caggiano and Salvitelle too.  In the ‘80s,...

Prince Carlo Gesualdo composed in Gesualdo his madrigals, famous all over the world. Written around the middle of the fourteenth century, they are the most ancient musical poetic form. Thanks to the presence of prince Carlo, who went away from Naples after his wife’s painful honor killing, the castle of Gesualdo...

The DOP white fig of Cilento owes its denomination to its pale yellow color. In view of the Christmas time, the ‘White Fig of Cilento’ can be tasted filled with almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts, fennel seeds, peels of citrus or covered with chocolate, or immersed in rum too. Also the figs dried and then gilded in the oven...

HANDMADE PASTA OF TEGGIANO The peculiarity of Teggiano is a gastronomy that can be defined Mediterranean for the presence of homemade pastas ‘fusiddi, cavatieddi, ravaiuoli, parmatieddi and urecchi ri prieuti’, flavored with sauce enriched by the taste of the ‘vrasciole’ (pork chops) of Teggiano or by the ‘cared...

If, at the end of the summer, the visitor chooses to go through itineraries of festivals and celebrations in Irpinia, they will have to consider a stop in Mirabella Eclano, for the evocative transport of the Cart. The date is fixed: on the Saturday before the third Sunday of September, day in honor of Our Lady of...

TAURASI: PICTORIAL RESTORATION UNVEILS A CHANGE OF MIND OF THE ARTIST The painting attributed to the painter Giacinto Diano, cleaned from the invasive intervention, has made emerge a different planning of the initial drawing. In the Holy Rosary Church in Taurasi, it is conserved the oil canvas ‘The Holy Family’,...

CONTEMPORARY SALERNO The history of Salerno, during the contemporary age, summarizes the main features of the transformation and modernization of Southern Italy (Mezzogiorno). The city and its province have been an important place to test political, cultural and social factors that have characterized its development...

The old town center of Salerno, with its historic value represented by the succession of eras – from its foundation as Roman, then Longobardic and Norman center, up to the Swabians, the Angevins and the Aragonese – is an ideal context for protection and enhancement interventions on archaeological and cultural...