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Bridge of Mary Magdalene near Borgo a Mozzano (Lucca), Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Viewpoint: Ponte della Maddalena

The Devil’s Bridge is one of Italy’s most beautiful, and most strange… The Ponte della Maddalena, otherwise known as the Ponte del Diavolo, straddles the Serchio river at Borgo a Mozzano, in Lucca, Tuscany. More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Viewpoint: transhumance in Aosta

The transhumance of livestock in Italy is a tradition that dates back centuries, even millennia…   Transhumance, the act of moving livestock ‘across ground’ to new pastures, has been practised in Italy More...

Bevagna and Cannara wine estate in Umbria
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: June 2018

Keep sending us your Italian travel snaps for entry to our monthly photo competition. Here are our favourites for June! This month’s winner:  “One of the canals in Venice during my holiday there in April. A More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, May 20th, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: May 2018

We love seeing your Italian snaps, and these are the winning photos for this month. Which is your favourite…? This month’s winner:  “Boat trip from Panarea, heading to Stromboli. Summer 2017.” by Karen More...

Fishing boats on Porticello Beach - Lipari Island, Aeolian Islands, Sicily, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Viewpoint: Porticello Beach

Porticello Beach lies on the northeastern end of the island of Lipari, one of the glorious Aeolian Islands just north of Sicily… This pebbly beach on Lipari is notable for its content of pumice. Pumice mining More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Viewpoint: Cagliari Cathedral

Cagliari Cathedral was built in the 13th century in the Pisan-Romanesque style and later renovated in the Baroque style. Both can be seen here… Every Easter, the Cagliari branch of the Confraternita del Gonfalone More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: April 2018

This month, our winning reader photos are just as spectacular as ever… here are our favourites! This month’s winner:  “Assisi in October 2017, when visiting my brother and family, looking upon the church More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: March 2018

This month, our favourite reader photos have captured some truly gorgeous scenes… which is your favourite? This month’s winner:  “This is Manarola at sundown. We had visited the town during the day in order More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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Viewpoint: The Fountain of Diana

Close-up of the fountain of Diana, Archimede square in Ortigia, Syracuse The Fountain of Diana on Piazza Archimede in Ortigia is the work of the Italian sculptor Giulio Moschetti and was completed in 1907, two years More...

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By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Viewpoint: Open Cellars Initiative

TuscanyImage: iStock On the last weekend of May, Italy’s wine cellars will be open to visitors. The sight of hillsides strewn with vineyards is one that is repeated throughout Italy, and one that is notably celebrated More...