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Catacombs are large underground cemeteries used by Christian and Jewish communities between the 2nd and the first half of the 5th century. The largest complex of catacombs is found in Rome, hosting approximately 60 exc...
Catacomb visits are free but must be booked in advance. Rome's seven catacombs open to the public will offer free guided tours on Saturday 2 March as part of the spring 2024 edition of Day of the Catacombs. The catac...
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Whether you are looking for an enjoyable time, a sense of community, or just an affordable drink in this economy, there is one bar that is a must if you are in the Trastevere area. Tucked away in the heart of Rome's m...
Nestled in the heart of Rome, the Testaccio Market offers an authentic slice of Roman life and stands as a cornerstone of Italian culinary tradition. This vibrant market isn't merely a destination for sourcing fresh i...
Four Egyptian officials go on trial in absentia. Italy opens a fresh trial into the killing of Italian student Giulio Regeni, with four senior Egyptian security officers to be tried in absentia in a Rome court on Tuesda...
With its buzzing streets bursting with colours and sounds, Naples has always been a place where diverse cultures twirl together in a rhythmic dance.  Today’s artistic scene of the city is a reflection of centuries-long...
Traffic restrictions on five Sundays to combat air pollution in Rome. Rome is to ban motorists from driving within the fascia verde (green belt) on five Sundays between November and March 2024. The next date is 25 Fe...
Kaleo concert in Rome limited to 250 people. Icelandic blues rock band Kaleo will perform a concert at the Temple of Venus and Roma, opposite the Colosseum in the Roman Forum, on Saturday 2 March. The number of conce...
Rome initiative for Navalny has cross-party support. Italy's main political parties will gather together in Rome on Monday at a rally in memory of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny who died in a Russian jail on Friday. T...
Rome's cat sanctuaries can be found at key historic sites. Rome has a centuries-old tradition of caring for its stray cats, in a special bond that stretches back to ancient Roman times and continues to this day. The...
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Rome to upgrade key subway stations for Jubilee 2025. Rome is to close two of the city's busiest subway stations on the Metro A line this summer for renovation works ahead of Jubilee Year 2025. The central Spagna sta...
Rescue efforts underway at construction site. At least three construction workers died and two others were left missing on Friday after a concrete pillar collapsed at a building site in the Italian city of Florence.  ...
Legal Landscape of Same-Sex Marriage in ItalyItaly has experienced a slow and complicated journey towards recognizing same-sex relationships. Although Italy was among the first in the European Union to decriminalize homo...
San Casciano bronzes go on display at MANN. A trove of ancient bronze statues unearthed at the San Casciano thermal bath site in Tuscany in late 2022 can be admired in Naples from 16 February until 30 June. Titled Gl...
Discover the enchanting beauty of Piazza Navona, Rome's testament to Baroque art and architecture. Piazza Navona, arguably one of Rome's most picturesque squares, stands out not only for its aesthetic appeal but for its...
Rome's Largo Argentina site to host historical re-enactment. Rome will mark the Ides of March and the assassination of Julius Caesar on Friday 15 March 2024 with an historical re-enactment of that fateful day in 44 BC....
Meaning and history of one of the most iconic italian phrases: "Buon Appetito".  In the heart of Italian dining tradition lies a simple yet profound phrase, "Buon appetito," a customary expression that resonates deeply...
Farmers from across Italy set to show up for Rome protest on Thursday. Thousands of Italian farmers protesting against EU and Italian agricultural policies are set to demonstrate at the Circus Maximus in Rome on Thursda...
Fiumicino disinfects planes as part of anti-Dengue fever campaign. Rome's Leonardo da Vinci airport, better known as Fiumicino, has increased measures aimed at preventing the spread of Dengue fever amid a global surge....
Limoncello, a vibrant lemon liqueur, embodies the spirit of Italian hospitality and the zest of its sun-ripened citrus. This enchanting elixir, with its bright yellow hue, offers a taste of Italian summer in every sip,...
Peter Pan raises awareness of childhood cancer. Rome's Peter Pan charitable association, which provides support for families with children and teenagers suffering from cancer or leukemia, is marking World Childhood Canc...
Juliet's balcony and tomb lure star-crossed lovers to Verona. To see the balcony where Romeo and Juliet declared their undying love for each other, all that is required is a suspension of disbelief and a train ticket to...
Francis will be first pope to visit Venice Biennale. Pope Francis will travel to the Venice Art Biennale on 28 April to visit the Holy See pavilion at the women's prison on the island of Giudecca, the Vatican said on Tu...
Tolkien exhibition in Rome drew 80,000 visitors. Italy's first major exhibition dedicated to the celebrated British fantasy writer J.R.R. Tolkien is preparing to open in Naples following a successful run in Rome. Tit...
Botticelli glass covered with images of floods. Three climate activists from the Ultima Generazione group on Tuesday covered Botticelli's celebrated Birth of Venus painting with images of devastating floods in Italy....
When to visit the Gardens of Ninfa in 2024. Ninfa - described by The New York Times as "the most beautiful and romantic garden in the world" - will reopen to visitors from 16 March 2024, with online bookings already ava...
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