Since 2003, Italian citizens and dual citizens have been able to vote abroad for Italian elections. A political group, Free Flights to Italy, which is not affiliated with any Italian parties, demands that all Italians living abroad, especially in North and Central America, get the same Italian dual citizenship benefits as citizens living outside of...

For high school students, one of the most exciting things to experience is the chance to study abroad in a whole new country and be immersed in something very different to their usual norm. If not personally experiencing that themselves, the next best thing is getting to know someone who is a foreign exchange student.   This year, Fillmore C...

Sure that Italy is on the decline economically, politically and from a cultural point of view? Is our country truly condemned to a modernity that is imperfect, unfinished, deprived of that which Leopardi called "società stretta" (a sense of responsibility, a sense of honour, pleasure of conversation) and therefore incapable of being "normal"? &nbs...

Italian hotels and destinations rock, according to the 2016 "Travelers' Choice - The Very Best of Travel", the list of TripAdvisor chosen by millions of international travelers. Casa Portagioia in Castiglion Fiorentino was voted best B&B worldwide. Hotel Bellevue Syrene in Sorrento ranked 3rd in the Top Hotels category. Hotel La Minerva in Cap...

by Madeleine Luckel   Italy is a country with thousands of cities—literally—but most visitors flock to the "big three": Rome, Venice, and Florence. Might we suggest branching out? For those who want an Under the Tuscan Sun experience in Florence but shudder at the thought of hordes of tourists, consider these five charming under-the-radar ci...

Italy's Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Tourism has published an online travel guide for the Roman Catholic Holy Year with 20 routes guiding pilgrims through the Eternal City's 2000-year church and cultural history. The routes take the traveler past a total of 354 sights, introducing them with short texts in Italian and English. Included are sma...

It's the dream many Americans have – to travel to another country for a vacation without worrying about the cost. Would you sit on the beaches in South America? Would you travel the historical roads in Europe? Or would it be an Asian adventure?   When American adults were asked where they would choose, if they could spend a vacation in any c...

Nestled in the stunning Dolomite mountains of northern Italy, the Cavallino Bianco hotel in Ortisei wins top points for scenery.   But it is the hotel's approach to parents and children that saw it named the best hotel for families in the world, along with other winners boasting "remarkable service, quality and value" according to TripAdviso...

Gli italiani pensano che Expo sia una grande opportunita' per il Paese e un su due ha intenzione di visitarlo. E' il risultato di un'indagine di Confturismo-Confcommercio in collaborazione con Istituto Piepoli. Quasi tre italiani su quattro credono che l'evento possa portare benefici economici e di reputazione.   In termini di attrazione tur...

Readers of prestigious British luxury travel magazine 'Condé Nast Traveller' have voted Italy as their favourite destination in the world. Italy was voted Favourite Country at the Condé Nast Traveller Readers Awards, beating the USA into second place, followed by France, Spain and Greece. La bella Italia had a successful year at the awards: i...