48 Hours In Milan

The impressive glass and steel roof of Milan's Galleria

Marina Spironetti has made her home in Italy’s second city and reveals her insider secrets to help you make the most of a weekend visit. When I made the well-thought out decision of moving back to Milan More...

Home in Restored Tower – Panicale, Umbria

Panicale, Umbria

Type of Property: Country home Number of Bedrooms: 2 Location: Panicale, Umbria Price: €360,000 €325,000 Contact: Homes and Villas Abroad  info@homesandvillasabroad   More...

Stone-built Country Villa – Cetona, Tuscany

Cetona, Tuscany

Type of Property: Country villa Number of Bedrooms: 3 Location: Cetona, Tuscany Price: €590,000 Contact: Homes and Villas Abroad  info@homesandvillasabroad +44 (0) 845 More...

6-Bedroom Country Estate – Citerna, Umbria

Citerna, Umbria

Type of Property: Country estate Number of Bedrooms: 6 + 2 annexes Location: Citerna, Umbria Price: €600,000 Contact: Homes and Villas Abroad  info@homesandvillasabroad   More...

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Cookery & Wine Holidays Accross Italy

With a cooking culture that is unequalled in the world, many people take gastronomic holidays in Italy to enjoy and learn more about the country’s cuisine… Ecco La Cucina One More...

A Spa Weekend at Castello di Casole

A weekend away at the Castello di Casole offers you luxurious relaxation at the Essere Spa as well as fine Tuscan food and, if you like, a spot of truffle hunting… It’s More...

Italian Events – February 2015

ALMOND BLOSSOM FAIR Until 8 February Agrigento Now, you might hate almonds, and you might not be particularly fond of blossom either, but wait up! You could take away the stalls More...

Italia! issue 123 on sale now

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Start the New Year with a dose of all things Italian with the new issue of Italia!, on sale now. Many consider the winter More...

Italia! issue 121 is on sale now!

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  Join us with the new issue of Italia! as we celebrate Christmas, Italian style! If you’re stuck for gift More...

Peter Flatley Varenna, by Peter Flatley

“This photo was taken at Varenna on Lake Como on 23rd May. The Photo is taken...

palazzo mr Palazzo Medici-Riccardi

In 1659, the Medici family, now well and truly the Grand Dukes of Tuscany, sold their...

Sacca di Scardovari / Barche e casoni di pescatori Sacca di Scardovari

Some 20km around and up to 2km deep in places, the Sacca di Scardovari is one...

The Gardens of Venice & Veneto

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Patricia Cleveland-Peck revels in the peace and tranquillity to be found walking among the many gardens around More...

St Mark’s Square – Venice

Diane Bradbury, Cleckheaton “We’ve always loved St Mark’s Square in Venice at night but April this year was the first time..

Italia! issue 123 on sale now

Start the New Year with a dose of all things Italian with the new issue of Italia!, on sale now. Many..

Montalcino Landscape, Tuscany

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    Merrill Levine, Coral Springs, Florida “This view of Montalcino, Tuscany, takes in the landscape More...

Piazza del Mercato – Lucca, Tuscany

Reginald S Murray, Dundee “On a recent visit to Lucca, which is the most charming of Tuscan towns. In the Piazza..

A Spa Weekend at Castello di Casole

A weekend away at the Castello di Casole offers you luxurious relaxation at the Essere Spa as well as fine Tuscan..

Pictures of Italy: Bosa

iStock_000014452821Large205px For a Sardinian escape that defies convention, the Italian town of Bosa has iron-rich sands, costume-clad locals and more besides to..

Taormina Mare – Sicily

P1010263 Ruth Downing, Stoke on Trent “The photo I’d like to share is the lovely view we had of the bay in..
The top floor of Milan's Museo del Novecento, from where you have a wonderful view over the cathdral square. The museum houses Italian art of the 20th century, including works by De Chirico, Manzoni, Carrà and many others.

Hidden Milan by Marina Spironetti

Milan resident shares her Secret Milan addresses in Italia! issue 115, accompanied by these stunning photographs of her home city  ..
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Perché amo l’Italia?

Flavia Cresswell-Turner is overwhelmed by the warmth and generosity of the Italians   Il mio amore per l’Italia è cresciuto nel..
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Drink Italia! Soave wines

SOAVE When the Soave zone was mapped out in 1927 it was a slim strip between Soave and Monteforte d’Alene. This..