Italia! issue 176 is on sale now!

italia 176

Celebrate the summertime with the new issue of Italia! There’s so much to savour, including travel inspiration for Verona, Puglia, Florence and much more… In the new issue you’ll also discover More...

Italia! issue 175 is on sale now!

Italia! magazine issue 175

For a celebration of Italy at your fingertips, don’t miss the new issue of Italia! It’s filled with travel features, property inspiration and delicious helpings of More...

Italia! issue 174 is on sale now!

italia! magazine issue 174

Fancy a spot of Mediterranean sunshine in your life? We certainly do! And the new issue of Italia! is the next best thing to jetting off to Italy… From the crystal blue waters More...

Italia! issue 173 is on sale now!

Hello springtime! There’s always plenty to celebrate at this time of year, with Easter round the corner and the prospect of longer, warmer days enticing us to  plan fresh More...

Fernando Falcone at his wheel, Puglia, Italy

Meet the makers

Penny Wainwright explores the villages at the southern tip of Puglia, in search of traditional artisan crafts, underground tunnels and ancient local festivals… Photos by Penny More...

Past Italia: La Villa Donn’Anna

This historic but dilapidated residence sits on the Posillipo coast in Naples, west of the Mergellina harbour, some way beyond the Castel dell’Ovo… Photo by Getty Images The More...

Italy on a T-shirt

The innovative clothes and accessories from Shabby Sheep Design are just perfect for anyone who loves Italy… Originally from the UK, Shabby Sheep Design owners Eva and Chris More...

Tuscany regional property guide

Val d'Orcia, Tuscany

Fleur Kinson explores the towns and landscapes of Tuscany, and discovers a surprising and captivating diversity for prospective More...

Le Marche regional property guide

Montelupone, Macerata, Italy

Fleur Kinson explores the best places in Le Marche to find your perfect property, so whether your dream home lies More...

Pantheon, Rome with kids Rome for families travel guide

Rome may not seem like the obvious choice for a family break, but if you plan...

Trenino rosso Five classic train journeys

Read on to discover five of the best Italian rail journeys, with our round-up of train...

Cannigione, Sardinia Get away from it all… in north Sardinia

From beautiful bays to the wilds of the inland reaches, there’s more to northern Sardinia than...

Viewpoint: The Bridge of Sighs

Bridge of Sighs, Venice, Italy

It may not command the location of the Rialto Bridge, but the Bridge of Sighs is arguably the greater achievement More...

Forgotten islands of the Venice Lagoon

The Venice Lagoon contains more than a hundred islands – some small, some large; some natural, some man-made. Sara Scarpa invites..

Castello travel guide

Adrian Mourby shares some of the best sights, accommodation and places to eat & drink in one of Venice’s least-visited districts..

Florence travel guide

Florence

Amanda Robinson shares her pick of the best places to eat and stay in Florence – plus a few special spots More...

Alta Maremma travel guide

In the realm of the ‘Super Tuscans’, Anna Blomefield shares the best places to eat and great accommodation choices for Tuscany’s..

Super Tuscany

Tuscany’s Alta Maremma – once a malaria-infested swamp – has become a mecca for hedonists the world over. Anna Blomefield finds..

Fizz in Franciacorta

Franciacorta vineyards Italy Sarah Rodrigues has a sparkling time on the southern shores of Lake Iseo, where they produce champagne-method wines to rival the..

Exploring Italy’s Past

Piazza Duomo, Syracuse Paul Beston, an experienced guide from Peter Sommer Travels, explains how an appreciation of the layers of Italy’s history adds an..
Cooking risotto Milan, Italy

Five reasons to visit Milan

Yes, it’s packed with architectural treasures, fantastic shops and historic sights, but here are five reasons to visit Milan for its..

The Mystery of Molise

Molise is the youngest of Italy’s 20 regions, and perhaps its least-known. Decidedly mountainous in the west (and quite hilly in the..
red wine from veneto

Drink Italia! red wine from Veneto

There’s a delicious diversity to the wines of Veneto, thanks to the varying types of terrain and soil in this region...