Italy By Train

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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 02/13/2020 - 00:38
If you’re planning a skiing weekend or la settimana bianca, a full week of skiing in Italy, you can leave your car at home and hop on a train instead. This way…
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by Georgette Jupe | Wed, 12/04/2019 - 03:11
Traveling by train in Italy is one of the best ways to move within the boot and luckily for passengers, there are some seriously scenic routes that one can…
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by John Bensalhia | Tue, 07/02/2019 - 06:21
John Bensalhia provides some handy hints for train travel luggage handling... Off on holiday this year? Sandy beaches, peaceful countryside, all the sights...…
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by John Bensalhia | Tue, 06/25/2019 - 04:58
John Bensalhia is your ticket master for a beginner's guide to train travel in fares in Italy. Plus, the all-important question: how do Italian fare prices…
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by mackayjamie32 | Thu, 06/06/2019 - 05:15
A word of advice. If you’re thinking of travelling around the mezzogiorno by public transport, don’t expect much help from the locals. ‘Ma sei matto?!” said…
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by Myra Robinson | Tue, 04/23/2019 - 06:12
There’s a greater sense of ‘going native’ on holiday when you take the decision to travel like a local, not to hire a car or join a package holiday, but to let…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 09/07/2018 - 08:39
September has arrived and with it ‘sagre’ season – from now until the beginning of December, towns and villages around Italy host a number of food festivals…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 07/31/2018 - 09:45
With 7,500 km of coastline, Italy offers a great variety of beaches: long and sandy, hidden coves, spectacular bays, shaded by pine forests or shaped by dunes…
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by Silvia Donati | Thu, 06/07/2018 - 04:00
Italy’s borghi (hamlets) are one of the pleasures of Italian travel, where you can get a more authentic feel for life in the Bel Paese, places where traditions…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 03/09/2018 - 05:55
Bologna’s train station, known as Bologna Centrale, is one of the busiest in Italy, both for the number of passengers (about 58 million a year) and for the…