Tag archive for ‘Italy Travel’
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...

Sonwies Alto Adige
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, September 23rd, 2019
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Alto Adige: the right altitude…

For Chris Allsop, holidays in the mountains of Alto Adige have previously been adventurous sojourns with ski-safaris, Michelin-starred huts, daring hikes and near misses with ice climbing. So how would it be with More...

gravedona palazzo
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Lake Como travel guide

Find some of the best places to stay or eat while staying around Lake Como, with Rosalind Ormiston’s guide to the highlights of the area… Photos by Provincia di Como Servizio Turismo unless otherwise stated Lake 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, italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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48 hours in Pavia & Oltrepò Pavese

Explore Pavia and Oltrepò Pavese – one of Italy’s best-kept secrets and not far from Milan. Words and photos by Valentina Nicastro The old covered bridge in Pavia   There’s a stretch of land just 40 More...

Piazza del Campo, Siena
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, August 19th, 2019
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Five best Italian piazzas

The piazza is at the heart of Italian life and each one boasts its own unique history and atmosphere – here we pay homage to a few of our favourites Photos by iStock 1 Dubbed by Napoleon “Europe’s finest More...

octopus ceviche
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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Puglia dining & accommodation guide

Adrian Mourby shares some of his favourite places to eat in Puglia, plus places to stay with a focus on local gastronomy… Puglia photos by Kate Tadman Mourby  Where to eat Gran Bar Pugliese This superb café 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...