Italy in Brief

Food & Drink
by Alexa Ahern | Mon, 10/24/2022 - 02:40
The ancient trees of the Piana degli Ulivi Monumentali line a flat stretch of land along the Adriatic sea between Ostuni and Monopoli, in Puglia. They’re…
Food & Drink
by Italy Magazine Staff | Thu, 10/20/2022 - 04:14
A new report from the Bologna-based economic research institute Nomisma found that in the first half of 2022, the export value of Italian spirit grappa in the…
Culture
by Italy Magazine Staff | Tue, 10/18/2022 - 10:06
An ambitious, nearly three-year restoration and consolidation plan for Florence’s Accademia Gallery — “plagued” by myriad pandemic-related interruptions — is…
Food & Drink
by Italy Magazine Staff | Tue, 10/11/2022 - 11:24
“The World’s 50 Best Bars” ranking was recently announced for 2022 and Italy, lauded land of the aperitivo hour, has four spots that made the cut. An annual…
Travel
by Italy Magazine Staff | Fri, 10/07/2022 - 06:21
After a brief end-of-summer hiatus, Il Roseto, Rome's municipal rose garden, is swinging open its gates for two weeks in October. From Saturday, October 8…
Food & Drink
by Italy Magazine Staff | Wed, 10/05/2022 - 06:58
Gusto, the Italian word for taste, carries multiple connotations, much like its English counterpart. First, there’s the physical sense, or the senso del gusto…
Culture
by Italy Magazine Staff | Fri, 09/30/2022 - 12:38
Milan-born Samantha Cristoforetti made history this week by becoming the first European woman to command the International Space Station (ISS), a project…
Lifestyle
by Anonymous (not verified) | Wed, 09/28/2022 - 08:24
The world's most famous Italian sports car company is getting into the suburban roadster game with a sassy, super-lusso (luxury) crossover designed for — ahem…
Culture
by Alexa Ahern | Mon, 09/26/2022 - 03:08
Exit polls in Italy’s September 25 elections showed a clear majority for the right-wing coalition led by Giorgia Meloni, all but guaranteeing that she will…
Culture
by Italy Magazine Staff | Mon, 09/19/2022 - 07:56
As Italy’s general election looms, the public is asked to go to the polls for another national campaign: I Luoghi del Cuore (or "Places of the Heart"). The…