Italy is to seek world heritage status for its leg of the Francigena Way, a pilgrim’s route which once linked Canterbury in southern England to Rome.
After a difficult few months working flat-out to assist people in the areas affected by earthquakes, extreme snowfall and a deadly avalanche, the Italian fire service finally has something to celebrate.
The Vigili del Fuoco were named the world’s best firefighters at a competition known as ‘the firefighting Oscars’.
Cortona, just before Christmas
Italy’s new government line-up brings a few fresh faces to some of it’s key seats. While also retaining most political […]
Milan’s La Scala opens its 2016-17 season Wednesday with a performance of Madame Butterfly. It will be in its original […]
December 8th is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, meaning that if you work in Italy, you’ve probably got the […]
A pair of legs on display in Turin’s Egyptian Museum likely belonged to Ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertari, according to a […]
Stunning Italian design & build.
QUAM comes from the idea to create a place dedicated entirely to the sea.
San Gimignano is no doubt one of Italy’s prettiest historic villages.
Overlooking the Val d’Elsa from a hilltop in the Tuscan countryside, it has largely maintained the same structure and aspect it had in the Middle Ages, with its many towers forming an unmistakable skyline.
A sixteenth century fresco inside a Naples church was damaged on Tuesday when someone drilling next door accidentally perforated the artwork.
Italian researchers said on Thursday they have discovered living relatives of the Renaissance genius Leonardo da Vinci . . . .
Have you heard that in July, your TV licence will automatically be added to your electricity bill?? They seem to […]
I went over to Castiglione del Lago today and thought I’d share a few pics! Predictably, by the […]
The last time they were seen was in 2015, but captured here on Easter Sunday 2016, by the amateur […]
Italy has one of the most efficient healthcare systems in the world and the Italian universal healthcare system […]
Just weeks after the US tech giant said it would pay Italy millions of euros owed in tax, Apple is […]
The wreck of a Flying Fortress bomber shot down by Messerschmitt fighters during the Second World War has been found […]
A recently launched project that is performing CAT scans on the remains of Pompeii victims contained within plaster casts has revealed that good health was widespread among people of the ancient city.
I saw this article by Nick Squires on The Telegraph website and I just had to share it! It’s […]
61 years without guests! It’s over 60 years since work began on Italy’s Grande Hotel San Calogero, Sicily, but […]