Five Italian athletes going for gold at the Rio Olympics

Five Italian athletes going for gold at the Rio Olympics

Since the first modern Olympics were held in 1886, Italy has won 199 gold medals and will almost certainly scoop its 200th gold medal at the Rio Olympics.

Five essential Bud Spencer films to watch this weekend

Five essential Bud Spencer films to watch this weekend

French snub: fury as Italian eatery voted world’s best

French snub: fury as Italian eatery voted world’s best

Italian restaurant crowned the best in the world

Italian restaurant crowned the best in the world

Five Euro moments Italian football fans can’t forget

Five Euro moments Italian football fans can’t forget

And Lonely Planet’s 3rd ‘must visit’ Europe destination is…

And Lonely Planet’s 3rd ‘must visit’ Europe destination is…

Seven reasons Molise (yes, Molise) is Italy’s best kept secret

Seven reasons Molise (yes, Molise) is Italy’s best kept secret

Why you’ve never heard of Italy’s best museum

Why you’ve never heard of Italy’s best museum

Forget Cinque Terre: these hidden gems are even better

Forget Cinque Terre: these hidden gems are even better

Six breathtaking Roman ruins that you’ve never heard of

Six breathtaking Roman ruins that you’ve never heard of

Five crazy Italian festivals nobody should miss

Five crazy Italian festivals nobody should miss

Most liveable cities: five neglected Italian gems

Most liveable cities: five neglected Italian gems

Lampedusa has one of the world’s best beaches

Lampedusa has one of the world’s best beaches

Ten Rome baristas who brighten your day

Ten Rome baristas who brighten your day

Ten of the best students bars in Rome

Ten of the best students bars in Rome

Where’s the best place to live in Italy?

Where’s the best place to live in Italy?

Italy climbs ‘best place to be a mum’ list

Italy climbs ‘best place to be a mum’ list

Eight of Rome’s most tantalizing foreign food gems

Eight of Rome’s most tantalizing foreign food gems