Aubergine and Pomegranate Recipe


A new series of Sicilian recipes. Sicily offers delicious influences from all over the Mediterranean and beyond! Aubergine and Pomegranate Salad   Ingredients 2 medium aubergines cut lengthways More...

Homes in Emilia-Romagna

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Contented and affluent, with rolling countryside and perfect cities, Emilia-Romagna remains a little-known region to non-Italians. But for inexpensive farmhouses in central Italy, More...

Residential complex with pool, Lake Como


Type of property: Residential complex with pool Number of bedrooms: 1-3 Price: From €300,000 Location: Lake Como Contact: Target Immobiliare ☎ +39 031 822024  Newly More...

Apartment for Sale on Lake Maggiore

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Type of property: Apartment Number of bedrooms: 2 Price: €170,000 Location: Lake Maggiore Contact: Sallitalia ☎ 07 738 937 335 An apartment More...


Swimming pools in Florence

Florence is a hot place to be, humid and sticky heat can only mean one thing, some cool relief in one of the cities’ pools. Costoli Image: The Florentine Near the Campo More...

48 Hours in Portofino

Has the bewitching, world-famous destination lost its shine in recent years? Sarah Lane visits the northern Italian resort, Portofiono, to discover it has more to offer than More...

48 Hours in Cefalù and the Aeolian Islands

With nothing particular to do except enjoy the sun, sea and scenery, James Miller spent the weekend ambling around Cefalù and venturing out to the neighbouring islands…  More...

Italia! August Issue 141 on sale now!

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

Italia July Issue 140 on sale now!

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

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Step aside Rick Stein – the ambitious fishermen of Goro are about to show you how...

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Of course we’d love to see the sights of Italy all day, every day! Remind yourself...

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We have teamed up with the wonderful Karen Mills, the woman behind the blog, An American in...

The Mysteries of Giorgione

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As an exhibition of some of his surviving works is shown in London, Carolyn Lyons explains why this Venetian More...

The Reinvention of a Grand Palazzo

Patricia Cleveland-Peck investigates the restoration that has transformed Palazzo Papadopoli into the Aman Canal Grande Hotel in Venice… It really all..

48 Hours on The Venetian Islands

Venice native Sara Scarpa takes us out of town on a long cycle ride from Lido to Pellestrina, and then on..

Cattedrale di San Martino – Past Italia

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A calling point for pilgrims from the north on their way to Rome, Lucca Cattedrale or Cathedral is the resting More...

Rome by Train

Sick of flight delays, luggage allowances and departure lounges? The Italian capital is easily accessible by train from the UK –..

Romantic Holidays

Sipping a glass of Prosecco, relaxing in a Jacuzzi on your terrace in the hills high above the Tuscan coast, the..

Three Top Beaches

isola-del-giglio-1080x675 Italy’s coastline offers an abundance of coastal escapes and it’s no secret that they are all beautiful. We’ve tried to help..

Chicken Marsala

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Sacro Monte di Varese

High in the hills overlooking Varese is one of the most remarkable hidden treasures you could wish to behold – the..

Language Learning Holidays in Italy

The ability to speak the language will get you so much further in Italy, and where better to learn it? Why..
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Think of it as Italian firewater? An end-of-meal tipple to be feared as much as revered? Paul Pettengale explains why quality..