covid19

Travel
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 06/02/2021 - 06:22
In an attempt to lure travelers to the region and to revive the local tourism industry, badly hit by the pandemic, the central Italian region of Lazio, home to…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 05/19/2021 - 04:22
As of May 16, Americans are allowed to travel to Italy for tourism without having to quarantine upon arrival - but only if they travel via a government-…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 04/21/2021 - 03:17
Italy will ease coronavirus restrictions in lower-risk ‘yellow zones’ beginning April 26, announced Italy’s prime minister Mario Draghi during a press…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 03/16/2021 - 12:54
With all regions of Italy in either the red or orange zones (except for the island of Sardinia, the only region with the coveted ‘white zone’ label), the…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 02/24/2021 - 04:04
Border between Italian regions remain closed to all non-essential travel, as the latest emergency decree by Italy’s recently sworn in new government went into…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 01/21/2021 - 05:19
Italy’s museums are starting to reopen in ‘yellow zone’ regions, those considered to be at lower contagion risk. At the time of writing, these are Tuscany,…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Sat, 12/26/2020 - 00:00
[Policeman wearing a face mask in front of Trevi Fountain in Rome during the early days of lockdown.] We will say goodbye to 2020 in an unprecedented way.…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 12/22/2020 - 06:32
During a press conference last Friday night, Italy’s prime minister Giuseppe Conte announced the latest batch of restrictions that will apply during the…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 12/08/2020 - 00:00
Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced during a press conference last Thursday evening the new restrictions to be applied over the Christmas holidays…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 11/27/2020 - 00:00
As per the latest government emergency decree, Italy is currently divided into three zones according to level of coronavirus risk. This means that each of the…