Five classic train journeys

Trenino rosso

Read on to discover five of the best Italian rail journeys, with our round-up of train rides to remember. What’s your favourite…? Photos by iStock unless otherwise stated Photo by Amanda Robinson   1. The legendary Orient Express has graced the tracks of Europe for nearly 140 years and remains the most luxurious experience available to More...

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Cannigione, Sardinia
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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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 the glitz of Costa Smeralda. Amanda Robinson travels away from the tourist hotspots… Photos by Amanda Robinson More...

Hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
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Lake Maggiore travel guide

Rosalind Ormiston shares a few of her favourite places to eat, drink and stay around Lake Maggiore – the perfect place for a laid-back Italian break… Photos by Rosalind Ormiston and Getty Images The location More...

Stresa, Maggiore, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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Ten reasons to visit Lake Maggiore

Rosalind Ormiston travels to one of the largest Italian lakes and shares ten good reasons why you should pay this northern beauty a visit Photos by Getty Images unless otherwise stated Stresa should be on any Maggiore More...

Santa Maria di Leuca, Puglia
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
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Southern Puglia travel guide

Penny Wainwright shares some of her highlights from travelling around the very southern tip of Puglia in Italy’s heel… Photos by Penny Wainwright What to see & do Fiera and Festa di San Marco The Fiera More...

Fernando Falcone at his wheel, Puglia, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
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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 Wainwright Fernando Falcone at his More...

wildflower meadow in Dolomites, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
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Alta Badia travel guide

Jon Palmer finds plenty of things to see and do around this spectacular area in the Dolomites Mountains during an e-biking trip… Photos by Jon Palmer unless otherwise stated What to see & do   Movimënt The More...

E-niking in Alta Badia mountains, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
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E-biking in Italy, part 2: Alta Badia

If you really want to experience the beauty of a natural landscape there’s no better vehicle than the bicycle. And it needn’t be an exercise in strength and endurance. Jon Palmer goes e-biking in the Dolomites… Photos More...

The Temple of Concordia, sicily
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 8th, 2019
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Temples, goats and almond blossom

On a hilltop in Sicily stand the ruins of what was once part of a great city – Joe Gartman explores the Valley of the Temples… Photos by Patricia Gartman The Temple of Hera   It’s called the Valley of More...

Swimming pool at the Verdura Resort
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 4th, 2019
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A Sicilian escape

Sarah Rodrigues discovers a world of relaxation and hospitality at the Verdura Resort near Agrigento in Sicily… Photos by Verdura Resort and Sarah Rodrigues The Verdura Golf & Spa Resort stands on the coast More...