Italy in Brief

Travel
by Toni DeBella | Fri, 02/23/2024 - 15:54
Visiting one of the most popular stretches of southern Italy will soon be easier for air travelers with the revival of the Salerno-Costa d’Amalfi airport,…
Travel
by Italy Magazine Staff | Mon, 02/19/2024 - 11:12
A recent report by AirDNA, a leading provider of data and analytics for the short-term rental industry, revealed that rents for Italian vacation properties —…
Culture
by Alexa Ahern | Sat, 02/17/2024 - 10:40
During the first week of February, a dairy cow named Ercolina found herself before Milan’s Duomo being milked for passersby to the cry of “Drink real not…
Culture
by Italy Magazine Staff | Mon, 02/12/2024 - 16:00
“Boredom” may not be the most typical sentiment of a winning Sanremo tune or a tormentone estivo (a summer earworm — which most winning Sanremo tunes go on to…
Lifestyle
by Toni DeBella | Mon, 01/29/2024 - 06:00
Roaring back from a two-set deficit against the tournament’s third seed Daniil Medvedev, Jannik Sinner stunned the tennis world on Sunday with his gutsy, come-…
Culture
by Italy Magazine Staff | Thu, 01/25/2024 - 10:20
Italian director Matteo Garrone’s ultra-current coming-of-age film Io capitano, which chronicles the journeys of two young Senegalese migrants from Dakar to…
Culture
by Italy Magazine Staff | Thu, 01/18/2024 - 10:41
Ahead of the Catholic Church’s Jubilee year in 2025, restoration plans have been unveiled for Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s soaring Baldacchino (Baldachin), the 17th-…
Culture
by Toni DeBella | Thu, 01/11/2024 - 13:12
Pesaro will hold the title of Italian Capital of Culture in 2024, following on the heels of twinned 2023 capitals Bergamo and Brescia. The official kickoff…
Travel
by Italy Magazine Staff | Wed, 01/03/2024 - 15:30
The city of Venice has announced that it will begin limiting the size of tourist groups in an effort to reduce the impact of overcrowding that’s plagued the…
Culture
by Italy Magazine Staff | Tue, 12/12/2023 - 13:50
Archaeologists in Rome working near the Colosseum have unearthed a lavish ancient home that holds an extraordinary mosaic wall, the Ministry of Culture…