Italia! issue 159 on sale now

Explore the much-loved region of Tuscany and discover its many quiet corners in the new issue of Italia! Also in this issue we take a look at the historic hotels of Rome that have been part of 600 years More...

Half Price Italia! Sale

This January you can save a huge 50% on your favourite Travel magazine. Subscribe to Italia! today and save 50% on the shop price with delivery included too! Italia! is the award-winning More...

Antonio Carluccio: 19 April 1937 – 8 November 2017

It was our sad duty last month to mourn the passing of a great man – the fantastic Antonio Carluccio.  For three decades now, Antonio Carluccio has been a public figure More...

Veneto woman to be the first Italian to be fitted with a bionic hand

A woman from Veneto will be the first Italian to be fitted with a bionic hand. Almerina Mascarello, who lost her hand in a workplace accident in 1993, was fitted with the prosthetic More...

Gazetta Italia: Thou shalt not steal

Tom Alberto Bull reports on the recent wave of thefts from the nation’s churches… Settimo: Non rubare! Le 60,000 chiese che costituiscono il patrimonio culturale dell’Italia More...

Seducing my husband without salt: part 2

Rachael Martin continues her story of what living in Italy has taught her about food, moving on from pasta and risotto to polenta… The days get colder, wild mushrooms are More...

48 hours in: Ravenna

If you ever find yourself in Emilia-Romagna, Ravenna is an absolute must. It really is a treasure trove of art and culture, writes Sara Scarpa. Above me is depicted a dark blue More...

Homes in Emilia-Romagna

This affluent and sophisticated swathe of Italy combines sublime countryside with gem-like cities and vibrant beach resorts. More...

Q&A: House hunting and sharing ownership of a property

Our experts are here to help with all your questions about Italy. This month, visiting Le Marche on a house-hunting More...

A Home from Home: Exploring Italian Homestays

For those looking to discover Italy in a new light while enjoying different experiences and meeting...

48 hours in: Cervinia

For guaranteed snow in Italy, this is the place to come. Penny Wainwright samples the delights...

Umbria regional guide

Umbria is known as the ‘green heart of Italy’, thanks to the fact that more than...

Italia! Guide: Venice and Veneto

Welcome to the new Italia! Guide: Venice and Veneto. Your complete travel guide revised and updated ready for More...

Viewpoint: the intervention

An art installation by Lorenzo Quinn on Venice’s Grand Canal symbolises the threat to the city from rising waters caused by..

The Art of Glass

Venice celebrated its world-famous Murano glassmaking heritage in an exciting programme of citywide events this September. Sitting in its own sea..

Barga, Media Valle del Serchio 

This 2 bedroom house in Barga, Media Valle del Serchio, Tuscany is a charming property with lots of outside More...

Railway Touring Company: Steaming into Tuscany

There are many ways to see Italy, but surely one of the most unique has to be by steam train. Mark..

Drink Italia: Tuscan reds

From ‘Super Tuscan’ to Brunello, there are plenty of fine Tuscan non-Chianti reds, and they’re not all super-expensive either. Here’s a..

A Home from Home: Exploring Italian Homestays

For those looking to discover Italy in a new light while enjoying different experiences and meeting new friends, homestay holidays offer..

Looking for Lodi

Rachael Martin descends from Milan into the Po Valley to discover the home town of her mother-in-law. Lodi, one of those..

Escape to Calabria with issue 152 of Italia!

 The July issue of Italia! is out now.    Get away this month to Calabria, explore the glorious beauty of the..

Drink Italia: Tuscan reds

From ‘Super Tuscan’ to Brunello, there are plenty of fine Tuscan non-Chianti reds, and they’re not all super-expensive either. Here’s a..