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Italy Travel News 12/26/2010

WWOOFing in Italy Even if you're not interested in volunteering at a vineyard in Tuscany like these travelers did, you'll enjoy the beautiful pictures from their Tuscan experience. Just gorgeous shots… 11 Last Minute Italian Gift Ideas Who cares if it's past Christmas this year? These are good gift ideas […]


Italy Travel News 12/18/2010

Badolato in the snow We've got a winter theme going for this round-up! Here's a set of photos by my friend Michelle in Calabria of her town covered in snow. A Snowy Night in the Neighborhood I love seeing photos of Venice, & especially Venice when it's underneath a light […]


Italy Travel News 12/15/2010

In Attesa di Fiducia This is a stunning and sobering collection of photographs from the protests/riots in Rome following the vote of confidence on 14 December. (via @liviacolare on Twitter) Episode 27: Going Beyond the Pasta with Mark Leslie In the latest Eye On Italy podcast, we talked with special […]


Venice Biennale Festival: Contemporary Art in an Historic City

When we think of the words “art” and “Italy” in the same sentence, it’s tempting to think only of the incredible array of world-famous masterpieces from centuries gone by that hang in some of the museums and galleries around the country. But Italy isn’t a country stuck in its past, […]

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Italy Travel News 12/09/2010

Cade un cuore in Galleria Milan's Galleria is always decorated beautifully at the holidays, but this year one of the dangling hearts fell and injured a woman. (via @welshieinitaly on Twitter) 10 Italian Cliches You Won’t Find in Italy These are some food-related things that you might think are Italian […]


Italy Travel News 12/06/2010

Rome: Christmas markets, ice skating, and other holiday activities EuroCheapo offers a list of things to do in Rome around the holidays – including where to go to see a giant menorah lit each night of Chanukkah. (via @MyMelange on Twitter) Best memory of Venice #7 This is a sweet […]