Tag archive for ‘Verona’
By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, October 27th, 2017

Verona and Garda: share the adventure

Traveleyes is a company that offers holidays for visually impaired people. Rachael Martin went with them to join a group of sighted and visually impaired tourists on a trip to Verona and Lake Garda. It’s a Sunday More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Meet the ultimate pasta master, Giovanni Rana

Jenny Crombie travelled to Verona to meet the undisputed king of tortellini, Giovanni Rana, at his restaurant where she learnt the secrets of pasta making from the experts Giovanni Rana’s renowned trattoria Le More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

48 hours in… Verona 2016

Penny Wainwright combines a trip to see an Adele concert with a tour of the Verona of Romeo and Juliet, and a day out in the vineyards of Valpolicella… Verona, La Città dell’Amore, the City of Love, is known More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 11th, 2016

5 Piazzas you just have to visit

Piazzas hold a special place at the heart of Italian life and Italy boasts some stunning examples. With so many it’s tricky to choose one, but we’ve narrowed down five favourites… 1. Piazza san Marco, Venice Famously More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 11th, 2016

Top Five Carnivals

Most months consist of some kind of festival in Italy – some celebrations more peculiar than others. Italia! discovers some of the weird, but mostly wonderful carnivals.   1. Carnevale di Venezia Venice’s More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

48 Hours In Verona

With preserved architecture spanning all the ages from ancient times through the medieval and Renaissance periods, Verona is the perfect city for sightseeing. Lorenza Bacino reports… I don’t want it to end. More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Top Tips For Verona

Planning a trip to Verona? See below for Lorenza Bacino’s tip on the things to see and do, what to eat and where to stay! WHAT TO SEE AND DO ➤ ARENA  +39 045 800 3204 Built in the 1st century AD, a 12th More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 13th, 2015

Italian Opera: Verona Amphitheatre Opera

Verona’s spectacular ancient Roman amphitheatre is an unforgettable place to enjoy grand opera beneath the starry summer sky. Fleur Kinson is dazzled by the magic atmosphere and the vocal fireworks as she attends More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Cycling Lake Garda

There is a fresh wind on the Lake, a coming together of cycling enthusiasts who want to make this area a go-to destination for two-wheeled adventurers. Jon Palmer gets on his bike… Alongside its reputation as More...