Tag archive for ‘Roman’
By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, April 22nd, 2016

48 Hours in Elba

With thousands of tourists paying for the privilege of a stay on this beautiful island, Sarah Lane ponders why the exiled Napoleon gave Elba the elbow Elba, Italy’s third largest island, is probably best known More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 4th, 2016

Viewpoint: Castellammare del Golfo, Sicily

The dramatic view out to the Castellammare del Golfo from Segesta in Sicily is only matched by its dramatic history. Both must have outdone the spectacles played out in its theatre. Italy Sicily the Greek theatre More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Great Italian Films: Roman Holiday

We present to you the first in a series of eight of the most memorable starring roles, we begin with Roman Holiday starring style icon Audrey Hepburn… Colosseum Rome Roman Holiday (1953, Rome, directed by More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Christian Mosaics

The use of gold in mosaic art was introduced in a big way during the early Christian period of the late Roman Empire. Golden mosaic, Dome Of Baptistery Of San Giovanni In Florence. Italy. © iStock Mosaics dazzle More...