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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 07/26/2022 - 04:54
New direct high-speed rail service between Rome’s Fiumicino Airport and the cities of Naples and Florence launched on July 11. The Italian capital’s…
Travel
by editorial | Thu, 07/07/2022 - 10:13
Not far from the stunning Scala dei Turchi beach and Valley of the Temples in Sicily, a magnificent ancient Roman villa has reopened after months of…
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by editorial | Tue, 07/05/2022 - 09:00
Venice is poised to become the first city in the world to charge an entry fee and to require advance reservation for tourists to enter.  The announcement had…
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by editorial | Tue, 06/14/2022 - 09:13
On the placid waters of Lake Bolsena in central Italy is the mysterious island of Bisentina, which takes its name from the nearby ancient Etruscan-Roman town…
Travel
by editorial | Wed, 06/01/2022 - 03:00
Google Maps’ Street View feature has helped many of us virtually travel to places we were curious about or nostalgic for. The tool launched on May 25, 2007.…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 05/26/2022 - 08:21
Picture yourself working remotely from anywhere in Italy you’d like — from a hilltop town in Tuscany, an apartment in Venice overlooking a picturesque canal,…
Travel
by editorial | Wed, 05/25/2022 - 03:00
Imagine being able to experience the Colosseum in a similar way to how an ancient Roman citizen would have experienced it.  The new night tour of the…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 05/24/2022 - 03:00
“Dante’s Train,” a rail route tracing the journey of the Supreme Poet from Florence to Ravenna during his exile years, is returning for the summer season.…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 05/05/2022 - 05:11
Is the walking vacation a temporary travel trend or here to stay?  While the idea of exploring places on foot, moving from one destination to the next with…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 04/21/2022 - 04:50
And just like that, tourists in Venice are back. Easter weekend saw an average of 125,000 visitors per day in the lagoon city, similar to pre-pandemic levels…