All you need to know about the Puglia region in Italy

An in- depth and honest guide to vacationing in PugliaDreamlike bays, stone villages, olive groves, wilderness, unique architecture and four UNESCO sites, one more fascinating than the other. Puglia i...

Rome buses stop early for Roma-Feyenoord final (in Albania)

Rome police put public order plans in place for Europa Conference League final on 25 May. The highly anticipated clash between AS Roma and Dutch team Feyenoord Rotterdam, which takes place in Albania...

Rome hosts Piazza di Siena horse show in Villa Borghese

2022 edition of Piazza di Siena is open free of charge. The Piazza di Siena horse show returns to Rome, from 26-29 May, after the 2020 edition was cancelled due to the pandemic and last year's event...

A guide to Ponza Island in Italy

Ponza is the largest of the Pontine Islands, the string of tiny islands located off the coast of the Lazio region in Italy.Ponza is a popular summer vacation destination for Italians, especially Roman...

Italy marks 30 years since murder of anti-mafia judge Falcone

Capaci bombing took place on this day 30 years ago. Italy marks the 30th anniversary of the murder of the anti-mafia judge Giovanni Falcone who was assassinated by the Corleonesi mafia in a bombing i...

The day Michelangelo's Pietà was vandalised in a hammer attack

Notorious attack on Michelangelo's Pietà occurred on 21 May 1972. 50 years ago today, a Hungarian man called Laszlo Toth climbed over an altar rail in St Peter’s Basilica and attacked Michelangelo’s...

Hannibal: Italy set for record May heatwave this weekend

May temperatures soar above monthly average in Italy. Italy is braced for what could be the hottest temperatures ever recorded in May this weekend as the 'Hannibal' heatwave is set to reach peaks of...

Open House Roma 2022: Discover Rome's hidden architectural gems

Rome version of Open House celebrates 10 years. Registration is open for the 2022 edition of Open House Roma which opens the doors of 200 of Rome’s most fascinating buildings, both ancient and modern...

Nicola Piovani new artistic director of Rome's Globe Theatre

Oscar winner Piovani takes over from the late Gigi Proietti after whom the Globe was renamed last year. Italian composer Nicola Piovani has been named the new artistic director of Rome's Globe Theatr...

Barberini Bees and Bernini: a Roman story

Celebrating the Barberini Bees in Rome. The Barberini family, an aristocratic Italian dynasty, attained enormous riches, power and influence in 17th-century Rome, peaking with the election of Cardina...

Jurassic World Dominion comes to Baths of Caracalla in Rome

Visitors to Terme di Caracalla can enjoy an immersive "Jurassic experience" next weekend. The Baths of Caracalla in Rome is set to host the dinosaurs from Jurassic World Dominion on the weekend of 28...

Italy detects first case of monkeypox

Hospital in Rome identifies monkeypox in man who returned from Canary Islands. Rome's Spallanzani hospital on Thursday said it had confirmed a single case of monkeypox in a young man who had recently...

Italy in shock as child dies after car rolls into L'Aquila nursery

Investigation underway into whether car's handbrake was deactivated. The mayor of L'Aquila in Italy's central Abruzzo region has declared a period of mourning after a tragic incident in which a four-...

Rome's Colosseum opens for moonlight tours

Explore the Colosseum by the light of the moon with guided tours in Italian and English. Rome's Colosseum opens up its labyrinth of underground chambers and tunnels for night visits this summer, star...

Rome's Fiumicino airport opens major new boarding area

Fiumicino airport completes construction of three-storey building with 23 new boarding gates. Rome's Leonardo da Vinci international airport, known as Fiumicino, inaugurated a major new boarding area...

Italy honours slain anti-Mafia judges with new €2 coin

New Italian coin marks 30 years since murders of anti-Mafia judges. Italy has paid tribute to the anti-Mafia judges Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino by issuing a new €2 coin ahead of the 30th an...

Rome's Circus Maximus to host summer rock concerts

Live music returns to the Circus Maximus this summer as Rome opera festival moves back to Baths of Caracalla. Rome's Circus Maximus is to host several major rock concerts this summer as Italy sees a...

Italy's wolf population rises to 3,300

There are around 3,300 wolves in Italy according to ISPRA report. Italy's wolf population has grown to an estimated 3,300 animals living in the wild, according to a study by the Italian Institute for...

Where to Study Abroad in Rome

Thousands of international students travel to Italy's capital every year to deep dive into the art and language and soak up the history.  Study Abroad programs provide an essential supplement to educa...

Rome mayor wants subway to stay open 24 hours at weekends

Underground in Rome currently closes at 01.30 at weekends and 23.30 on weekdays. Rome mayor Roberto Gualtieri said he wants the city's subway system to run all night at weekends and to extend its ope...

Covid: Italian government urged to end mask mandate in schools

Politicians and parents call for end of mask mandate in Italy's schools. The Italian government is facing growing calls to drop its covid mask mandate in schools, before it expires on 15 June, as stu...

The 9 Best Bars in Monti

The Monti district rivals other areas of Rome for its nightlife and bar scene. Monti is full of lots of things: hipsters, kids, bikers, tourists trying to get photos of hanging ivy - all of which may...

Italy faces public transport strikes on 20 May

General strike on Friday to disrupt services by Italy's public and private transport companies. Italy's transport sector faces disruption on Friday 20 May due to a national general strike to protest ...

Media and LGBT+ discrimination: UK and Italy compared

The United Kingdom in the front line against discriminationThe British Embassy, in tackling the misuse of journalistic language on LGBT+ topics renews its partnership with the Circolo Mario Mieli, a n...

Swine fever: Wild boar piglet found decapitated in Rome park

Rome prepares to cull wild boar population as number of swine fever cases rises to six. The decapitated body of a young wild boar was found in a nature reserve in north Rome on Sunday, about 10 days...

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