Top 10: Travel warnings about Italy
Many of us tend to leave our brains at home when heading abroad on holiday, and with that in mind governments issue travel warnings. From volcanoes to thieves distracting tourists with pizza, here are some of the most striking — and bizarre — warnings about Italy.
Volcanoes Several of Italy's volcanoes are currently active, the most famous being Etna and Vesuvius. "Mount Etna has been erupting with increasing frequency, sending plumes of ash into the air," warns the British Foreign Office, which advises tourists to monitor local media. You should also check with airlines about possible disruption to flights.