Ischia.it english - Autumn Ischia.it, tourist island of Ischia in the Bay of Naples, near Capri, hotels, apartments, restaurants, beaches, churches, services http://www.ischia.it/en/autumn-ischia 2018-08-17T01:29:19+02:00 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management Autumn, between mushrooms and perfumes 2013-10-09T16:06:43+02:00 2013-10-09T16:06:43+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/autumn-between-mushrooms-and-perfumes Maria Mattera maria@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img class="caption" style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="The Autumn in Ischia" src="images/Estate-ischia/autunno.jpg" alt="autunno" /></p> <p>Autumn is in the air, in the scent of fermenting must and vinasses scattered in the fields. But it is definitely in the woods that we perceive more: chestnuts begin to fall (ready to be harvested), decorating here and there on the carpet of leaves, which hides among other things mushrooms, chestnuts along with the real stars of the autumn season. The route that we propose this month in full autumnal theme takes us to two of the most beautiful forests of the island.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img class="caption" style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="The Autumn in Ischia" src="images/Estate-ischia/autunno.jpg" alt="autunno" /></p> <p>Autumn is in the air, in the scent of fermenting must and vinasses scattered in the fields. But it is definitely in the woods that we perceive more: chestnuts begin to fall (ready to be harvested), decorating here and there on the carpet of leaves, which hides among other things mushrooms, chestnuts along with the real stars of the autumn season. The route that we propose this month in full autumnal theme takes us to two of the most beautiful forests of the island.</p> </div> Climbing Mount Epomeo 2012-09-27T15:01:00+02:00 2012-09-27T15:01:00+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/climbing-mount-epomeo Massimo mpilato@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img style="border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; margin: 5px; float: right;" alt="Monte-Epomeo-ischia" src="images/Autunno-Ischia/Monte-Epomeo-ischia.jpg" title="Mount Epomeo" class="caption" height="413" width="620" /></p> <p>The island of Ischia thanks to its geo-morphological and climatic peculiarities represents a unique environment in the Mediterranean Sea, a chest full of treasures, a laboratory in which to live and understand the meaning of the concept of biodiversity. From a geological point of view it is a complex of several raised and inclined plots, separated by fractures and faults that were used often as way out of the magma of the local catchment area, thus giving rise to a series of volcanic structures.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img style="border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; margin: 5px; float: right;" alt="Monte-Epomeo-ischia" src="images/Autunno-Ischia/Monte-Epomeo-ischia.jpg" title="Mount Epomeo" class="caption" height="413" width="620" /></p> <p>The island of Ischia thanks to its geo-morphological and climatic peculiarities represents a unique environment in the Mediterranean Sea, a chest full of treasures, a laboratory in which to live and understand the meaning of the concept of biodiversity. From a geological point of view it is a complex of several raised and inclined plots, separated by fractures and faults that were used often as way out of the magma of the local catchment area, thus giving rise to a series of volcanic structures.</p> </div> Looking for the lost vine, the Guarnaccia 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/looking-for-the-lost-vine-the-guarnaccia Milena Barbieri milena@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/Agriturismo_la_pergola-.jpg" alt="Agriturismo la pergola " width="100%" height="NaN" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Agriturismo la Pergola" /></p> <p>In the Cimmento Rosso area, in the municipality of Forio, La Pegola farm rises. A place for the recovery of traditions and the reverence of table pleasures, from food to good drinks. Here, you can find jams with rare and special tastes and traditional food like the rabbit Cacciatora.<br />From the reception point, from which the rooms spread, the path is pleasant: green tuff stones encircle the thick vegetation; the dry walls &lsquo;contain&rsquo; the lush and thick vines of a greenery so intense almost blinding the view. The panorama is exciting, the intense blue of the sea supports the green of the vines and over the sea overlays the blue sky so fair and clear. The narrow street that runs along the vineyards leads to a cave of green tuff, an old cellar that hides the most precious secret of the farm.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/Agriturismo_la_pergola-.jpg" alt="Agriturismo la pergola " width="100%" height="NaN" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Agriturismo la Pergola" /></p> <p>In the Cimmento Rosso area, in the municipality of Forio, La Pegola farm rises. A place for the recovery of traditions and the reverence of table pleasures, from food to good drinks. Here, you can find jams with rare and special tastes and traditional food like the rabbit Cacciatora.<br />From the reception point, from which the rooms spread, the path is pleasant: green tuff stones encircle the thick vegetation; the dry walls &lsquo;contain&rsquo; the lush and thick vines of a greenery so intense almost blinding the view. The panorama is exciting, the intense blue of the sea supports the green of the vines and over the sea overlays the blue sky so fair and clear. The narrow street that runs along the vineyards leads to a cave of green tuff, an old cellar that hides the most precious secret of the farm.</p> </div> Underwater archeology, an added value of protected marine areas 2013-10-03T10:44:29+02:00 2013-10-03T10:44:29+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/underwater-archeology-an-added-value-of-protected-marine-areas Maria Mattera maria@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/phocagallery/parchi_termali/giardini_poseidon/thumbs/ninfeo-dell-imperatore.jpg" alt="ninfeo dell imperatore" style="vertical-align: top; margin: 2px; border: 2px solid #c2bdbd; float: right;" title="Ninfeo dell'imperatore" width="100%" height="NaN" /></p> <p>The potential of Cultural Heritage as a tourist attraction is a fact, while the tourist potential of the rich underwater archeological heritage of Campania is still under development due to the lack of a basic logistic organization that enables operators in the &ldquo;musealization&rdquo; of the submerged site and accompanying visitors in an appropriate way.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/phocagallery/parchi_termali/giardini_poseidon/thumbs/ninfeo-dell-imperatore.jpg" alt="ninfeo dell imperatore" style="vertical-align: top; margin: 2px; border: 2px solid #c2bdbd; float: right;" title="Ninfeo dell'imperatore" width="100%" height="NaN" /></p> <p>The potential of Cultural Heritage as a tourist attraction is a fact, while the tourist potential of the rich underwater archeological heritage of Campania is still under development due to the lack of a basic logistic organization that enables operators in the &ldquo;musealization&rdquo; of the submerged site and accompanying visitors in an appropriate way.</p> </div> National theater festival ænaria award 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/national-theater-festival-aenaria-award Milena Barbieri milena@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/Premio-Aenaria-2017.jpg" alt="Premio Aenaria 2017" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Premio Aenaria 2017" width="100%" height="NaN" /></p> <p>The National Theater Festival &AElig;naria Award is the event designed and organized by the Association Amici del Teatro and sponsored by the City of Ischia, this year in its fourth edition. The &AElig;naria Award owes its name to the ancient underwater town in the waters in front of the Aragonese Castle. Its goal is to display the full range of its talent. Abilities hidden under water. Disclosing the attitudes of theater actors as the inhabitants of the ancient city of &AElig;naria. But the goal is to bring Island of Ischia to life as a destination also for winter tourism, tied to art and culture, to the charm of the Prize, to the beauties that our land offers even in the low season.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/Premio-Aenaria-2017.jpg" alt="Premio Aenaria 2017" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Premio Aenaria 2017" width="100%" height="NaN" /></p> <p>The National Theater Festival &AElig;naria Award is the event designed and organized by the Association Amici del Teatro and sponsored by the City of Ischia, this year in its fourth edition. The &AElig;naria Award owes its name to the ancient underwater town in the waters in front of the Aragonese Castle. Its goal is to display the full range of its talent. Abilities hidden under water. Disclosing the attitudes of theater actors as the inhabitants of the ancient city of &AElig;naria. But the goal is to bring Island of Ischia to life as a destination also for winter tourism, tied to art and culture, to the charm of the Prize, to the beauties that our land offers even in the low season.</p> </div> VI workshop of Urban Sketchers in Naples 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/vi-workshop-of-urban-sketchers-in-naples Milena Barbieri milena@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/urban.jpg" alt="urban" width="100%" height="NaN" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Urban Sketchers" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">&ldquo;On Assignment&rdquo;. Reportage from the island of Ischia<br />October 4-8&nbsp; 2017</span></p> <p>For the third year running, forty designers from all over the world find themselves in Ischia for drafting a collective reportage on the island.<br />The special guest is Gabriel Campanario, Seattle Times&rsquo; illustrator and journalist with the column &ldquo;Seattle Sketcher&rdquo; and founder in 2007 of Urban Sketchers: an association founded with the aim of spreading the educational value and documentation of the real design which in ten years has involved thousands of people around the world. Their drawn reportages are shared networked, on the printed page and by live encounters like this in Ischia.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/urban.jpg" alt="urban" width="100%" height="NaN" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Urban Sketchers" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">&ldquo;On Assignment&rdquo;. Reportage from the island of Ischia<br />October 4-8&nbsp; 2017</span></p> <p>For the third year running, forty designers from all over the world find themselves in Ischia for drafting a collective reportage on the island.<br />The special guest is Gabriel Campanario, Seattle Times&rsquo; illustrator and journalist with the column &ldquo;Seattle Sketcher&rdquo; and founder in 2007 of Urban Sketchers: an association founded with the aim of spreading the educational value and documentation of the real design which in ten years has involved thousands of people around the world. Their drawn reportages are shared networked, on the printed page and by live encounters like this in Ischia.</p> </div> The most ancient Thermae of Ischia: the source of the Nitrodi springs 2012-09-27T14:27:10+02:00 2012-09-27T14:27:10+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/the-source-of-the-nitrodi-springs Massimo mpilato@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img style="border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; margin: 5px; float: right;" alt="fonte-nitrodi" src="images/Estate-ischia/fonte-nitrodi.jpg" title="Nitrodi" class="caption" height="413" width="620" /> </p> <p>When history meets a real magic as that of the source of the Ninfe Nitrodi, it's really hard not to be fascinated. In the heart of Buonopane, in the municipality of Barano, the story of the famous source is really long and has always fascinated those who decide to spend a day of relaxation to unwind body and soul.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img style="border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; margin: 5px; float: right;" alt="fonte-nitrodi" src="images/Estate-ischia/fonte-nitrodi.jpg" title="Nitrodi" class="caption" height="413" width="620" /> </p> <p>When history meets a real magic as that of the source of the Ninfe Nitrodi, it's really hard not to be fascinated. In the heart of Buonopane, in the municipality of Barano, the story of the famous source is really long and has always fascinated those who decide to spend a day of relaxation to unwind body and soul.</p> </div> The wonderful evening many years ago 2016-10-07T09:26:11+02:00 2016-10-07T09:26:11+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/the-wonderful-evening-many-years-ago Milena Barbieri milena@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Autunno-Ischia/unabellaserata.jpg" alt="The wonderful evening many years ago " width="226" height="310" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="The wonderful evening many years ago " />Taken entirely from the tenth chapter of Sotiro, this story is the first work of Nicholas Pascale as an author; schoolmate and fine intellectual, former university lecturer in Milan before returning to this green island where he has since worked for several years: it is a delightful book, dedicated to the memory of Salvatore his recently passed on father, full of memorable pages, strong, original and precious. As is this nostalgic memory, going back to 26th July, more than half a century ago: re-reading it now, for one who the festival of Sant&rsquo;Anna and the summer 2016 are already fond memories, creates a poignant effect which I would like to share with readers. My sincere thanks to Nicola for having allowed this publication. (Ci.cen.)</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Autunno-Ischia/unabellaserata.jpg" alt="The wonderful evening many years ago " width="226" height="310" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="The wonderful evening many years ago " />Taken entirely from the tenth chapter of Sotiro, this story is the first work of Nicholas Pascale as an author; schoolmate and fine intellectual, former university lecturer in Milan before returning to this green island where he has since worked for several years: it is a delightful book, dedicated to the memory of Salvatore his recently passed on father, full of memorable pages, strong, original and precious. As is this nostalgic memory, going back to 26th July, more than half a century ago: re-reading it now, for one who the festival of Sant&rsquo;Anna and the summer 2016 are already fond memories, creates a poignant effect which I would like to share with readers. My sincere thanks to Nicola for having allowed this publication. (Ci.cen.)</p> </div> Ischia’s theatre, Corrado Visone is winner with the export formula 2016-10-11T11:09:53+02:00 2016-10-11T11:09:53+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/ischia-s-theatre-corrado-visone-is-winner-with-the-export-formula Milena Barbieri milena@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Autunno-Ischia/teatro.jpg" alt="Ischia&rsquo;s theatre, Corrado Visone is winner with the export formula" width="600" height="827" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Ischia&rsquo;s theatre, Corrado Visone is winner with the export formula" /></p> <p>The third edition of &ldquo;Premio Aenaria&rdquo; started on October 1st and ends on December 4th. In a short time it has become one of the most important theater festivals in Campania: from thirty requests of participation in the first year, today it counts more than seventy. This happens because Ischia, with its theater, is increasing its attractiveness. I met Corrado Visone, writer, director and actor who created it along with Enzo Boffelli, who first fought for having a theater on the island and is now the president of the association &laquo;Amici del Teatro&raquo;, which &ldquo;guides the whole structure&rdquo;, confirms Enzo who wants to be able to replace the parterre and make the room complete. Corrado &ldquo;likes to build emotions&rdquo;.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Autunno-Ischia/teatro.jpg" alt="Ischia&rsquo;s theatre, Corrado Visone is winner with the export formula" width="600" height="827" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Ischia&rsquo;s theatre, Corrado Visone is winner with the export formula" /></p> <p>The third edition of &ldquo;Premio Aenaria&rdquo; started on October 1st and ends on December 4th. In a short time it has become one of the most important theater festivals in Campania: from thirty requests of participation in the first year, today it counts more than seventy. This happens because Ischia, with its theater, is increasing its attractiveness. I met Corrado Visone, writer, director and actor who created it along with Enzo Boffelli, who first fought for having a theater on the island and is now the president of the association &laquo;Amici del Teatro&raquo;, which &ldquo;guides the whole structure&rdquo;, confirms Enzo who wants to be able to replace the parterre and make the room complete. Corrado &ldquo;likes to build emotions&rdquo;.</p> </div> Ischia dream run 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 2017-10-06T09:20:00+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/ischia-dream-run Milena Barbieri milena@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/dream-runjpg.jpg" alt="dream runjpg" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Ischia Dream Run" width="100%" height="NaN" /></p> <p>Even this year, the &ldquo;dream&rdquo; race, the Ischia Dream Run, will run on the island&rsquo;s streets, after two editions in the whole island of Ischia, on October 29 the organizers, Forti e Veloci isola di Ischia Asd and Ischia Sport e Turismo A.s.d., have decided to cross by a round trip with the three municipalities that were affected by the earthquake.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Estate-ischia/dream-runjpg.jpg" alt="dream runjpg" class="caption" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Ischia Dream Run" width="100%" height="NaN" /></p> <p>Even this year, the &ldquo;dream&rdquo; race, the Ischia Dream Run, will run on the island&rsquo;s streets, after two editions in the whole island of Ischia, on October 29 the organizers, Forti e Veloci isola di Ischia Asd and Ischia Sport e Turismo A.s.d., have decided to cross by a round trip with the three municipalities that were affected by the earthquake.</p> </div> Those punches returned to the sender 2016-10-12T09:39:45+02:00 2016-10-12T09:39:45+02:00 http://www.ischia.it/en/those-punches-returned-to-the-sender Milena Barbieri milena@pointel.it <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Autunno-Ischia/Boxer_Antonio_Calise.jpg" alt="Boxer Antonio Calise" width="600" height="901" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Those punches returned to the sender" /></p> <p>I come from Forio, but it has been a couple of years that I&rsquo;m living in a village in the province of Venice to work as office responsible for the national Post Office.<br />I have a wonderful family, my parents Adriana and Salvatore, and my sister Valeria: my first fans! What type of fans?: for nearly 10 years I have been cultivating my passion for combat sports; and now, specifically, I follow my only love, boxing. It all started when I was 17 and I set foot in a gym where they practiced Kickboxing, specialty in which you pull both fists and kicks. After about a year since my first training session I made my debut between the ropes at the Italian championships in Rimini: first match and first defeat to Ko.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/Autunno-Ischia/Boxer_Antonio_Calise.jpg" alt="Boxer Antonio Calise" width="600" height="901" style="margin: 5px; border: 5px solid #d4c9c9; float: right;" title="Those punches returned to the sender" /></p> <p>I come from Forio, but it has been a couple of years that I&rsquo;m living in a village in the province of Venice to work as office responsible for the national Post Office.<br />I have a wonderful family, my parents Adriana and Salvatore, and my sister Valeria: my first fans! What type of fans?: for nearly 10 years I have been cultivating my passion for combat sports; and now, specifically, I follow my only love, boxing. It all started when I was 17 and I set foot in a gym where they practiced Kickboxing, specialty in which you pull both fists and kicks. After about a year since my first training session I made my debut between the ropes at the Italian championships in Rimini: first match and first defeat to Ko.</p> </div>