Christopher Livesay

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Under The Streets Of Naples, A Way Out For Local Kids

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

A priest in Naples' tough Sanità neighborhood has put local kids — some from mob families — to work restoring underground catacombs full of early Christian art. The result? 40,000 tourists a year.


Tiny Italian Town Thumbs Its Nose At Lenten Abstinence

Saturday, March 15, 2014

The town of Poggio Mirteto celebrates its independence from papal rule with a Freedom Festival. But the hamlet is still religious, and some residents wish the revelers would just go away.


Crowd Funding Effort Seeks To Save Venice's Everyday Gondolas

Monday, May 06, 2013

There are two types of gondolas in Venice — the fancy, expensive tourist boats, and then the traghetto, the everyday boat used by locals. But the traghetto is quickly disappearing, and gondola enthusiasts have harnessed 21st century technology to save this ancient form of transportation.