Gourmet Guide to Terra dei Messapi

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This lesser-know region in idyllic central Puglia is fast becoming a foodie paradise, as Rachel Beckwith discovers as she visits the producers… A candle hanging from a lime tree Just a light lunch, More...

2 Bedroom House, Moltrasio, Lake Como

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Property Name – Moltrasio Alto Type of Property – House Number of Bedrooms – 1/2 Location – Moltrasio, Lake Como Price – €135,000 Contact: Contact: Lake More...

Ten Best Reasons to buy Property on Lake Como


We asked Beverley Rosen, Lake Como Expert from Lake Como Properties and Advisor to Channel 4’s A place in the Sun 2015 what she thinks are the Ten Best Reasons and Tips More...

Family Values at Appassionata

Dawn and Grandson Lucas on the beach

Appassionata is a family run fractional ownership business, offering 1/10th (5 weeks) shares in luxury properties in Le Marche, Italy. This inspiring venture was created by More...

Aerial view of Piazza delle Erbe with the dome of Sant'Andrea

48 Hours in Mantua

Follow Marina Spironetti as she unveils the treasures of the cobbled city of Mantua, one of the most atmospheric places to visit in northern Italy… Aerial view of Piazza More...

Venice Lido

While the crowds flock to Venice, Adrian Mourby finds a much more relaxing way of life on the Lido, where tourists of the past would stay and spend much of their time, away from More...

48 Hours in Capri

Fleur Kinson spends 48 hours in Capri and discovers the island’s best-kept secrets – its wonderful walking routes, far from the crowds, with stunning natural beauty in every More...

Italia! August Issue On Sale Now!

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I’m excited to announce that the latest issue of Italia! is on sale now, available to buy online and from stores across More...

Italia! July Issue On Sale Now!

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Great news! The latest issue of Italia! is on sale now, available to buy online and from stores across the More...

*IMG_1348 48 Hours In Bologna

The city of Bologna – la Grassa – is just as famous for its food and...

*Gamberini Cakes Top Tips For Bologna

Did Heather Crombie’s 48 Hours in Bologna inspire you to book your next trip? Here’s our top tips...

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WHAT TO SEE AND DO ➤ Palazzo Ducale & Galleria Nazionale delle Marche Entrance on Piazza Duca...

Rialto fish market in Venice


Kieran McKeown, Slough, Berkshire “Early morning peace and quiet, just around the corner from a bustling More...

Venice Lido

While the crowds flock to Venice, Adrian Mourby finds a much more relaxing way of life on the Lido, where tourists..

48 Hours In Venice

Follow regular contributor Marina Spironetti as she heads off to the Lagoon and discovers the authentic pleasures of Italy’s most fairy-tale..

Walking to Rome

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The Path of St Francis is a walking trail inspired by the life of St Francis of Assisi that takes you from the More...

A Hedonistic Hiking in Tuscany

Question: what do you do if you wish to take a holiday during which you will be spoilt rotten by a series..

Hidden View of the Duomo

Rebecca Haywood, St Leonards on Sea “We visited Florence for the first time in March this year. The weather was overcast but..

Charming Farmhouse with 7500m2 of land in Aglientu

10 Land in Rena Maiore Charming Farmhouse with 7500m2 of land in Aglientu, only 6KM from the sea Type of Property: Farmhouse Number of Bedrooms: 4 Location:..

Crateri Silvestri

Image © iStock If you’re looking for panoramic views of Etna’s landscape and would like to visit the window ‘kissed by lava’, then you..
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Milan: The Realm of Design

Once again Milan is the capital of design. Marina Spironetti reveals where to devour the latest trends and discover the hottest..
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Italian Language Guide Review

Whether you’re a complete beginner or want to brush up your existing Italian skills there’s a course out there to suit..
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Italian Island White Wines

The unique climates of Sicily and Sardinia make for wines that are quite unlike those from mainland Italy. Paul Pettengale samples..