Everyday life in the Italian Embassy in Belgrade. The palace is one of the most beautiful historic buildings in the city of Belgrade, built in 1926 as an explicit will of Queen Elena. In 2016 the embassy marks 90 years of diplomatic activity. The celebration of the Italian Republic Day on June 2nd offers a break to the routine. The staff prepares for the event, while the whole embassy becomes a meeting place and a cultural exchange for Italians and foreigners.