Tips and Articles for Italy

Getty Images

Champagne will always be special, and has had the greatest marketing of any wine, ever.But good sparkling wines come from all over the world--and the... Read More

ItalyGet 52 percent off from the Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa, a 600-hectare, 180-room estate in the middle of the Tuscan Alps.The... Read More

Everybody has those iconic vacation photos posing by major attractions the world over—jumping in front of a famous sky-high landmark, balancing in tree... Read More

Rome's most famous sites are as spectacular as you've heard—those Popes and emperors knew how to put on a show—but some of the most memorable corners of... Read More

You can’t swing a carafe of Chianti around Italy without hitting a wine tour sipping its way across the best vine-growing, grape-pressing regions in the... Read More

As one of Milan's oldest and most revered cafes, Pasticceria Marchesi is a reminder of the quality of Italy's culinary traditions and Italian... Read More

It’s known as the fashion capital, but Milan has more going on than the Armani museum and Wes Anderson-designed cocktail bars. “Milan is full of secrets... Read More

In Florence, the south bank of the river Arno has been a center for artisans since the Renaissance. More recently, the men’s-wear and leather ateliers... Read More

If the word hostel conjures images of a grungy college dorms or communal bathrooms, it's time you examined your hostel choices. Seven new and... Read More

Sometimes wine snobs give a serious eye roll when you bring up Tuscany because everyone loves it. How can it be all that great with Diane Lane movies... Read More

Starbucks chairman and CEO Howard Schultz has always said he was inspired to get into the coffee game after hanging out in Milan. Now he plans to bring... Read More

It's not every day that the Roman Forum, the city's 2,500-year-old open air museum, gets something new. This Wednesday, a zigzagging covered network... Read More

Author Helena Attlee first experienced the lure of lemons on a trip to Italy, at the age of 18. “We were somewhere near Ventimiglia on the Italian... Read More

For millennia, Rome's streets and piazzas have been walked and then some—the focal point of the ancient empire's transit network, there's a reason we... Read More

When it was reported that Italy’s hauntingly beautiful Civita di Bagnoregio village was basically a ghost town after being decimated by... Read More

Domino’s is boldly going where no American pizza company has gone before: Italy.Domino's Pizza Italia opened its first store in Milan, Italy, on Monday... Read More

Biking can be a lovely way to explore a new country, but keeping pace with a group can sometimes be a challenge; if you go too fast you’re always... Read More

Not many people would dispute the jaw-dropping beauty of Italy’s Civita di Bagnoregio village. The Medieval settlement 74 miles north of Rome has a... Read More

At the bottom of a small mountain on the West Coast of Italy, towering over a stone-covered beach, is the Abbazia di San Fruttuoso, a beautifully... Read More

A Roman institution since 1938, Sant’Eustachio Il Caffè brews 2,000 cups of espresso a day. Co-owner Roberto Ricci shows us how to fit in with the... Read More

It’s rare enough for a classical music recording to gain wide popular and critical success, but since its release this summer, Benedicta: Marian Chant... Read More

It’s hard to imagine why a traveler in Tuscany would have need to relax—what with the Italian countryside’s rolling landscapes, cobblestone towns, and... Read More

Every year, the picturesque Tuscan town of Siena—generally known for its medieval tower and graphic white-and-black cathedral—turns into an explosive... Read More

Italy is well known for its delizioso pasta, bello countryside, many beaches and often dysfunctional politics. But it also boasts at least one “ghost”... Read More

The Digs: The Gran Panoramic Vista Mare Suite, Baglioni Hotel Cala del PortoSize: 800 square feetPrice: $1,788 a nightThe Skinny: ... Read More

  • <
  • 6 of 26
  • >
Back To Top