Tag archive for ‘Northern Italy’
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Homes in: The Lakes

Italy is blessed with an abundance of stunning lakes – from romantic giants with Alpine backdrops to crystalline volcanic beauties fringed by leafy hills to secret wild ponds in the middle of nowhere. Fleur Kinson More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
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Events: June 2017

Summer brings festivals and events galore to Italy this month. June plays host to medieval football breaking out in Florence, light and sound in Venice, film and arts in Sicily, jousting skills in Arezzo and a More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
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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 Aspromonte National Park, get a slice of city life in Modena and discover the best ice cream More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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Homes in: City Apartments

Italy has a bounty of jewel-like cities – small-sized, liveable and packed with beautiful buildings. They make excellent places to buy a home, offering easy holidaymaking and superb rental returns, says Fleur More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
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Forests producing white truffles must be preserved, a campaign is launched

A campaign has been launched, in order to save the forests in Italy that produce the sought after white truffles. Carlo Marenda with his truffle hounds. Credit: SAVE THE TRUFFLE/The Telegraph Piedmont, the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
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Garda of Eden

Jenny Crombie takes a relaxing trip to the sunny shores and calm sapphire waters of Lake Garda. The delights of pretty Bardolino tempt her to stay a little longer in paradise… There must be something in the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, April 29th, 2016
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Viewpoint: the thermal falls of Saturnia

If you’re visiting Tuscany for a rest this summer, why not visit the thermal falls of Saturnia, where Italia! recently took to the soothing waters… Of all the many natural wonders that Tuscany boasts – from More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
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Gardens of the Northern Lakes

Historically a trailblazer in garden design, Italy still wows with its gorgeous giardini. Fleur Kinson finds variety in all its splendour on the shores of the northern lakes. Italy, like England, is one of the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016
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Top Five Romantic Places in Italy

Heralded as one of the most romantic countries in the world, Italy has no end of romantic spots to pick from. So move over Venice, Italia! short lists some strong contenders… 1.Florence Image – Zest Trip It More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Montepulciano Wine: Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, Boscarelli

It brings together a heady mix of chocolate, damsons, spice and bruised cherries. Honesty in a wine is such an important trait. To find a wine that encompasses all-and-nothing-else of its terroir is a rare thing More...