Apulia: back to the land

Masseria Naturalis Resort

Adrian Mourby takes a tour of Apulia – Puglia – to explore its culinary traditions and the land that produces its varied, and often vegetarian, foods… Photos by Kate Tadman-Mourby unless otherwise stated Masseria Naturalis Resort in Puglia   When I wake up, the view outside our room is fields of lavender, then a meadow peppered with bright More...

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locanda di sant'uffizio
By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, August 4th, 2019
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Una piccola sosta: Relais Sant’Uffizio, Asti, Piedmont

Escape to this restored monastery in the heart of Piedmont and you will find a modern-day sanctuary to soothe the soul Photos by Relais Sant’Uffizio  The gently rolling hills of Monferrato are sublime: they More...

Romantic graffiti
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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Verona travel guide

Sara Scarpa shares some of the best places to eat and stay in Verona – plus a few of her top things to see and do in the city Photos by Iain Reid What to see & do The Arena The arena (left) with its gigantic More...

Verona view
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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48 hours in Verona

Our Venice correspondent Sara Scarpa travels west to spend a weekend in Verona, the city of love and opera set in the land of wines   Photos by Iain Reid Historic, romantic Verona is beautiful from every angle   When More...

villa d'este
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, July 1st, 2019
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Top five Italian gardens

We explore five of our favourite green spaces in Italy… how many of them have you visited and which are on your to-visit list? Photos by iStock unless otherwise stated Photo by Fleur Kinson 1. Featuring Italy’s More...

Lobby of Hotel Heureka, Venice
By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, June 21st, 2019
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Una piccola sosta: Hotel Heureka, Venice

Step through the doors of this restored palazzo in Cannaregio – where modern design meets the architecture of the past… Words by Amanda Robinson, photos by Hotel Heureka  The lobby is a fusion of ancient and More...

Arezzo Cathedral, Tuscany, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 20th, 2019
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To Arezzo for lunch

Rachael Martin took a road trip from Milan to Arezzo to discover the secrets of this Etruscan town and experience its famous antiques market  Photos by Rachael Martin unless otherwise stated The magnificent Arezzo More...

Padua Prehistoric baths
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 20th, 2019
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Five reasons to visit Padua

Lorenza Bacino goes beyond the city’s obvious attractions to discover five things to see and do in Padua that will make any visit extra-special… Photos by Lorenza Bacino unless otherwise stated Padua is More...

Pantheon, Rome with kids
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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Rome for families travel guide

Rome may not seem like the obvious choice for a family break, but if you plan it right, it can be a fantastic destination for the whole clan, says Beth Al Rikabi… Photos by Beth Al Rikabi If you’re planning More...

Rome for families
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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Rome for families

Having explored Rome’s nooks and crannies several times over, Beth Al Rikabi delves into the city once more on a multi-generational family holiday… Photos by Beth Al Rikabi  Ready to Rome! It was while I was More...