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Walk of the Gods Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: October 2018

Brighten up your autumn with this selection of fantastic photos of Italy taken by Italia! readers for our monthly competition… This month’s winner:  “The Walk of the Gods along the Amalfi Coast looking towards More...

Italian steam train
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Past Italia: The Railways of Italy

The development of a national rail network in Italy coincided with the unification of the country The first railway line in Italy ran (and indeed still does) between Naples and Portici in what was then the Kingdom More...

Piazza del Popolo Todi, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Viewpoint: Piazza del Popolo

The Piazza del Popolo in Todi is one of the best-preserved medieval squares in Italy and very much the focal point of this scenic Umbrian town… This photograph of Todi’s Piazza del Popolo was taken from the More...

Catacombs of San Gennaro, Naples
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Past Italia! Catacombs of San Gennaro

In Naples, where history is told through layers of earth, an ancient tomb offers a window to the distant past… Deep beneath the streets of northern Naples, on the slopes leading up to Capodimonte, in the area More...

Susa, Piedmont
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: September 2018

Welcome to another gallery of glorious photos from Italy – all of them captured by Italia! readers for our monthly competition… This month’s winner:  “Strolling through the beautiful historic town of Susa, More...

Zingaro Nature Reserve, Sicily
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, September 17th, 2018
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Viewpoint: Zingaro National Park

Looking out into the Tyrrhenian Sea from Sicily’s Zingaro National Park… a view that has mesmerised mankind since time immemorial Sicily’s Riserva naturale dello Zingaro is a spectacular place. The park More...

Cremona cathedral italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, August 20th, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: August 2018

It’s summertime and we’re dreaming of sunny days in Italy – our readers have captured some spectacular photos from across the peninsula… This month’s winner:  “A photo of Cremona Cathedral More...

Santa Maria del Monte, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Past Italia: Santa Maria del Monte

La Scalinata di Santa Maria del Monte climbs to the church of St Mary of the Mount in Caltagirone, Sicily   The Church of Saint Mary of the Mount in Caltagirone dates back to the 12th-century; its staircase More...

Cacti Glasshouse Pallanca Exotic Garden Bordighera
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Viewpoint: Giardini Esotici Pallanca

The cactus greenhouse at the Giardini Esotici Pallanca in Bordighera, where just some of the Garden’s 3,000 succulents are kept… Giacomo Pallanca left the olive oil trade in 1861 to work with the German botanist More...

Modica Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, July 20th, 2018
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Italia! photos of the month: July 2018

We love seeing your photos and this month we’ve got some fantastic snapshots from all over the Italian peninsula – enjoy! This month’s winner:  “Modica 2013. Cathedral San Giorgio Cathedral with More...