Police have found a famous painting by the street artist Banksy that was stolen from Paris. The painting of a girl in mourning was made in commemoration of the 2015 terrorist attack at the Bataclan concert venue. It was painted on a door of the
A family hike in Italy's Brenta Dolomites took a dramatic turn when a large brown bear appeared close to 12-year-old Alessandro Breda. But as a nail-biting video from the scene shows, the youngster showed remarkable poise as he slowly
Italy will throw open its borders next month, effectively ending Europe's longest and strictest coronavirus lockdown, just as the summer tourism season gets under way. Both regional and international borders will open on June 3, with the
Engineers at Rome's Fiumicino Airport were testing a new 'smart helmet' which allows passengers' temperatures to be scanned while they're moving, as part of a series of safety measures to protect people from Covid-19 when
An incredible video has emerged of two young neighbours playing tennis - from each other's rooftops. The footage shows 14-year-old Vittoria Oliveri and her friend Carola, 11, impressively striking the ball in the Liguria region of Italy.
Italy has become the country with the most coronavirus-related deaths, surpassing China. The death toll in Italy was a stark illustration of how the outbreak has pivoted towards Europe and the United States. Italy, with a population of 60
Italy, the centre of Europe's coronavirus pandemic, has hit the milestone of 1,000 deaths since it saw its first cases in mid-February. The country's positive cases continued their upward trend on Thursday, registering 15,113 confirmed
Italian premier Giuseppe Conte has said travel restrictions and other strict public health measures will be imposed nationwide to try to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Mr Conte said a new government decree will require people throughout the
Italy has now registered more cases of coronavirus than any country outside China, while its death toll has risen to 366. After mass testing uncovered more than 7,300 infections, the country has followed China's lead and has now locked down
Art experts said they have determined that a stolen painting discovered hidden inside an Italian art gallery's walls is Gustav Klimt's Portrait Of A Lady. A gardener at the Ricci Oddi Modern Art Gallery in the northern city of Piacenza
Six people were killed and 11 injured when a car ploughed into a group of young German tourists in northern Italy. The deadly crash occurred in Luttach, also known as Lutago, near Bolzano in the Alto Adige region, shortly after 1am. It came as
This isn’t the first time a free-flowing wine fountain has sprung up in Italy. One notable plumbing mistake in 2008 saw the wine fountain that runs during the annual Grape Festival in Marino rerouted to households.
In an attempt to tackle a declining birth rate in the country, health minister Beatrice Lorenzin announced earlier this summer that September 22nd would be a ‘fertility day’ encouraging family planning.
From seaside culinary delights to stunning harbour sceneries, Genoa has just as much to offer as the likes of Venice, Rome and Milan. With an array of sail boats and cruise ships docked by the shore, one can’t help but to be enchanted by the nautical charms of the Old Port of Genoa otherwise known as Porto Antico. With a long history of being Italy’s major seaport, the area has also been converted into a vibrant tourist hot-spot.
Summer is just around the corner and that means patio season is upon us! There’s nothing better than relaxing under the sun sipping on a summer cocktail (or two!) I’ve rounded up 5 delicious drinks to get your happy hour started. This refreshing drink is made with Canadian Ungava gin, and a homemade simple citrus syrup that is sure to impress your guests. A Moscow Mule is one of my favourite drinks out there.
Fresh ricotta cheese is used in this recipe and, I think we can all agree, is one of the best things out there. You want the pasta to be thin enough so that it cooks well, but sturdy so that it can keep its perfect shape.
The early evening air still held the day’s heat, but it was cool inside the taxi with my chatty cabbie, Gianluca. September was the time of year to pick porcini mushrooms and Gianluca waxed lyrical about chopped parsley sprinkled over rich porcini risotto. Gianluca pulled out his phone to check while occasionally glancing at the road.
Diane Kruger transforms from edgy to glam at the Venice Film Festival (Photo: Getty Images) The Venice Film Festival only kicked off on Wednesday, but I’ve already crowned Diane Kruger the beauty winner of the week. Somehow the star, who is serving on the festival’s jury, looked impossibly chic right off the plane in Italy. She also looked radiant as she changed her look and outfit three times on Thursday — each style cooler and more glamorous than the next. While I’m definitely not #teamsweatpants when it comes to airline travel, everytime I deplane I feel bloated, sweaty, and tired.