When Francesco talks about his bees, he beams with enthusiasm, happy to have an eager audience. His passion shines through while describing his activity as a beekeeper.
As far back as 1936, an agreement between the local administration and the parish resulted in the formation of the first Bedonia soccer team. They are still going strong (maybe not the same players!), under the wing of the recently-elected President Berni.
History and religion are fine and interesting, but in Italy practically everything is history and religion........today we want to tell you about something very unusual, something quite a-mazing!
At the end of Dicember 2019, Parma was awarded with the title of "Capital of Culture" for the year 2020..... a great honour, if we consider that the previous holder of the title was Matera, one of the most antique cities in the world!
The Italians are a colorful lot, with their customs, faith and rites. We are a population with a strong sense of identity, and we are very keen on keeping things that way.
It's Christmas time, and music is everywhere; in the streets, in churches, in the very air...