Major Papal Basilica Saint Mary Major There is a church on the Esquiline hill, in Rome, called Santa Maria Maggiore or Saint Mary Major. This church is one of four major papal Basilicas and the largest Marian church in Rome. Every year, on August the 5th something strange and beautiful happens around this fascinating church:

Great Gelato – How-to Guide. There are three major styles of ice creams in Western world: Philadelphia-style (no eggs, egg whites and cream), French-style(whole eggs and cream) and, of-course, Italian-style gelato (no eggs, with cream and light milk). Modern gelato or ice cream is said to have been invented in Italy in 1660’s and in