April 7, 2012

Finding your Italian town: the Italian towns and cities database

We just added a new feature to The Italian towns and cities database. Even if at we have all the 8100 Italian towns, many […]
April 14, 2012

The force of memory

This video is named “Terra del vento” (Land of wind): it’s about the sad fate of a small Italian village. Yesterday a place full of life, […]
May 5, 2012

Learning Italian: family members

Many friends asked us the translation of family members in Italian. For people interested in their “Italian Side” it is important to give the right name […]
May 12, 2012

Learning Italian: relatives – parenti part 2

This is our second post/lesson about Italian family’s members: we hope that everything was ok with the first one. For people interested in their “Italian Side” […]
June 8, 2012

Tracing our italian roots: a work of patience

We just received this email from our friend Ann. It’s about a long wait for the right answer from Italian registrars. But, at the end, the […]
January 7, 2013

Old Italian Villages and Towns Database

The Old Italian Towns and Villages database is a new tool from to help you to find the old names of the Italian towns. We […]
January 9, 2013

The New ItalianSide Community: World-Wide Italian Roots!

Many of you have asked for information regarding your ancestors and their hometowns. We felt the best way to meet your needs was to create a […]
February 8, 2013

ItalianSide stories: travel to the roots (part 1)

Everyone has a story: tell us yours! Our Italian Journey Part I by Virginia M. If you never, never go, you’ll never, never know just […]
March 5, 2013

So You Want to be an Italiano

An Introduction to Dual Citizenship -by Diane Hirsch Back in 1956, the great Neapolitan composer and pianist Renato Carosone made famous the song “Tu Vuò Fa […]