Tag archive for ‘Italian Holidays’
Italian islands - Elba
By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, October 18th, 2019
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Italy’s five best small islands

Surrounded by sapphire seas and fringed with golden sand, Italy’s small islands make perfect holiday destinations – here are five of our favourites Photos by Getty Images and iStock 1 With the Tyrrhenian More...

Cycling, Monte Amiata Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, October 6th, 2019
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The Amiata effect

Tuscany isn’t all about sipping wine and watching the sun set, as Amy McPherson discovers on an e-bike tour around Monte Amiata, in the region’s south Photos by Ciclica Foto, Mario Llorca An e-bike makes More...

mount grona
By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, August 25th, 2019
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Ten reasons to love Lake Como

Ros Ormiston reveals ten of the best reasons to visit captivating Lake Como in Lombardy – there’s something to appeal to absolutely everyone… Lake Como photos by Provincia di Como Servizio Turismo unless More...

marina di alberese, Italian beaches, Tuscany
By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, August 25th, 2019
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Ten top Italian beaches

Join us for a trip around some of the best Italian beaches, from the impossibly iconic to some that are right off the beaten track. Which is your favourite? Photos by Getty Images Though Italy attracts visitors More...

pavia cathedral
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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Pavia & Oltrepò Pavese travel guide

Valentina Nicastro shares some of the best attractions and sights around Pavia and its surrounding countryside – plus top spots to eat and stay. Photos by Valentina Nicastro What to see & do Certosa di Pavia This More...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...