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Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Drive Italia! Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider

Where Enzo Ferrari first started – Alfa Romeo, the achingly beautiful connoisseurs’ choice… Alfa Romeo of Milan originally launched the Giulietta coupé in 1954. The gorgeous Spider was added to the Giulietta More...

Fiat Bertone
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

Drive Italia: Fiat Bertone X1/9

Say hello to this diminutive, mid-engined wedge from the 1970s with pop-up lights and targa roof… Photo by Nick Cornwell-Menzies In the 1970s, the choice for those wanting to dial into frugal two-seater sports More...

Vespa in Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

Drive Italia: The Vespa – Piaggio’s Wasp

Defining every retro Italian holiday snap in ultimate style – let us present the Vespa: trendy, practical and iconic… Photo by Amanda Robinson Before the FIAT 500 appeared on the scene, Italy got about almost More...

Lancia car, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Drive Italia: Lancia Fulvia coupé Tipo 818

Over-engineered, expensive and achingly pretty – Lancia always did things their way… Photo by Amanda Robinson The Lancia Fulvia Coupé Tipo 818 was a handsome, compact, two-door coupé introduced in 1965 and More...

Fiat Cinquecento
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, December 10th, 2018

Drive Italia: Fiat 500 Cinquecento

It’s part 1 of our new series on Italian motors and our focus is tiny, iconic, cheap to run and chic… it’s the cheeky small city car everyone loves! Photo by Getty Images Think of those classic 1950s More...

Val D'Orcia, Tuscany
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

Italia! photos of the month: February 2019

Sit back and enjoy this gallery of glorious photos of Italy, all taken by Italia! readers – and read on to find out how to enter our monthly photo competition… This month’s winner:  “Val d’Orcia, Tuscany.” by Nick More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, September 21st, 2018

Vero Italiano: formaggio

For the latest in Mario Matassa’s series on the secrets of Italian food, we turn to the subject of cheese, focusing on fontina, ricotta, parmesan, pecorino and mascarpone Photos by Mario Matassa According to my More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Classic Italian Villa near Asti

A fine and elegant 19th-century homes nestles in gently rolling hills and benefitting from ample parking, private pool, farmland and far-reaching open views. Occupying one of Monferrato’s premium positions, this More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Announcing the winner of Italia!’s travel writing competition

We had an amazing response to our Villa Sandi Travel Writing competition and it is with great pleasure that we can now share the winning entry…     Our winner is Christina Riggs, and her prize is a More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

A Home from Home: Exploring Italian Homestays

For those looking to discover Italy in a new light while enjoying different experiences and meeting new friends, homestay holidays offer an immersive and unique trip that will leave a lasting impression. Thousands More...