Louis IX, King of France: Discovery of the True Cause of His Death

By |2019-09-14T23:31:14+00:0014 September 2019|Events Characters Politics, Middle Ages, News|

Portrait of Louis IX Louis IX What really died, became King of France, after the canonization, San Luigi? He, as known, He died under the walls [...]

“Cesso”: because the Cabinet is also called So?

By |2019-09-03T01:50:55+00:003 September 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Great Civilizations, Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

Former cabinet "Cesso" It is a word that we all know and use not only to define commonly swim, but also as a synonym for something (or someone) that we find [...]

savoiardi biscuits: When were these Invented Biscuits?

By |2019-08-10T00:58:23+00:0010 August 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

Biscuits Savoiardi Would you have said the Savoyards, the famous biscuits also used for the preparation of many homemade desserts, date back to the Middle Ages? To be precise the end [...]

Words of love: the 10 the Belle of Italian Literature

By |2019-07-29T19:13:01+00:0029 July 2019|Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

The words of love never go out of fashion: They were wonderful in the past, are the time Facebook and Twitter and will be in the future. The love, and to, holds [...]

Calendar: the most Important Stages of its History

By |2019-07-18T02:54:31+00:0017 July 2019|Middle Ages, Roma, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

The calendar is an object that is part of our daily life and we are quick to reperirne a copy near the end of the year (After the summer we will start [...]

Toasted Bread and Leeks: Medieval Christmas Recipe

By |2018-12-28T00:25:23+00:008 December 2018|Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

medieval Kitchen. The slices of bread and leeks were Christmas but not only from the site sguardosulmedioevo.org, carry a Christmas medieval recipe that can safely find space on the table [...]

Gotta, Disease of the Rich

By |2018-11-11T03:59:44+00:0011 November 2018|Middle Ages, Daily life Costume Company, Company Costumes Daily Life, Daily life Costume Company, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

Piero de Medici, father of Lorenzo the Magnificent, say "The Gouty" Gout is a disease that afflicted many famous people from the past. He suffered, among others, [...]

VII Sec. d.C.: Care “Soft” for Hemorrhoids

By |2018-10-13T02:32:31+00:0022 August 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

Treatment of Hemorrhoids in antiquity. In the seventh century. d.C. the Fiacro monaco proposed a cure "soft" compared to those generally in use In this post, which refers to [...]