Italy’s building bonus: Can you really claim back the cost of renovating property?
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Italy’s building bonus: Can you really claim back the cost of renovating property?

If you’re looking to make improvements to your Italian property, there are generous sums of state aid available for renovations. Here’s what you need to know.

The Italian vocabulary you’ll need when renovating property

The Italian vocabulary you’ll need when renovating property

Italian residency: Who needs it and how do you get it?
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Italian residency: Who needs it and how do you get it?

Getting your Italian driving licence: the language you need to pass your test
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Getting your Italian driving licence: the language you need to pass your test

Beat the queues: 19 bits of Italian bureaucracy you can do online
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Beat the queues: 19 bits of Italian bureaucracy you can do online

EXPLAINED: What are the rules in Italy’s coronavirus ‘white zones’?

EXPLAINED: What are the rules in Italy’s coronavirus ‘white zones’?

EXPLAINED: How has Italy changed its rules on travel from the UK?

EXPLAINED: How has Italy changed its rules on travel from the UK?

Which Italian regions are offering Covid vaccine appointments to over-12s?
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Which Italian regions are offering Covid vaccine appointments to over-12s?

What changes about life in Italy in June 2021?
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What changes about life in Italy in June 2021?

CHARTS: How many people has Italy vaccinated so far?

CHARTS: How many people has Italy vaccinated so far?

UPDATE: What are the rules on driving between Italy and the UK right now?
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UPDATE: What are the rules on driving between Italy and the UK right now?

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

UPDATE: Under 36? Here’s how Italy plans to help you buy a house

UPDATE: Under 36? Here’s how Italy plans to help you buy a house

Seven crowd-free alternatives to Italy’s tourist hotspots
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Seven crowd-free alternatives to Italy’s tourist hotspots

How do you get an Italian Covid vaccination certificate?

How do you get an Italian Covid vaccination certificate?

Do you know your DAD from your DOP? The most common Italian acronyms explained
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Do you know your DAD from your DOP? The most common Italian acronyms explained

‘What it was like being pregnant during the pandemic in Italy’

‘What it was like being pregnant during the pandemic in Italy’

What are the rules now that all of Italy is a Covid ‘yellow zone’?

What are the rules now that all of Italy is a Covid ‘yellow zone’?

What’s the difference between Italian residency and citizenship?
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What’s the difference between Italian residency and citizenship?

Popes, chickens and reheated soup: 15 everyday Italian idioms you need to know
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Popes, chickens and reheated soup: 15 everyday Italian idioms you need to know

EXPLAINED: How has Italy changed the way it decides regional Covid-19 rules?

EXPLAINED: How has Italy changed the way it decides regional Covid-19 rules?

Electric scooters and takeaways: What people in Italy are spending and saving on this year

Electric scooters and takeaways: What people in Italy are spending and saving on this year

‘Universal single allowance’: Italy plans more help for families as birth rate plunges

‘Universal single allowance’: Italy plans more help for families as birth rate plunges

Reader question: How long does it take to get a post-Brexit residency card in Italy?
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Reader question: How long does it take to get a post-Brexit residency card in Italy?

TRAVEL: Italy reopens to US tourists – but only on ‘Covid-free’ flights

TRAVEL: Italy reopens to US tourists – but only on ‘Covid-free’ flights

Will Italy really pay you to move to its ‘smart working’ villages?

Will Italy really pay you to move to its ‘smart working’ villages?

Where do all the Brits live in Italy and how ‘Italian’ are they?

Where do all the Brits live in Italy and how ‘Italian’ are they?

MAP: Which zone is your region in under Italy’s coronavirus rules?

MAP: Which zone is your region in under Italy’s coronavirus rules?

Quarantine, curfew and weddings: What rules will Italy relax next?
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Quarantine, curfew and weddings: What rules will Italy relax next?

Reader question: Which Covid vaccines will Italy accept for tourists this summer?
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Reader question: Which Covid vaccines will Italy accept for tourists this summer?

Where to find even more of Italy’s best beaches in 2021
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Where to find even more of Italy’s best beaches in 2021

TRAVEL: How the Italian government has left tourists angry and confused about summer plans

TRAVEL: How the Italian government has left tourists angry and confused about summer plans

Covid-19: The essential Italian you need to know for getting tested and vaccinated

Covid-19: The essential Italian you need to know for getting tested and vaccinated

From beer to hairdryers: 10 Italian words that come from German

From beer to hairdryers: 10 Italian words that come from German

Ask an expert: ‘How do I sauce pasta the Italian way?’

Ask an expert: ‘How do I sauce pasta the Italian way?’

Remains of nine Neanderthals found in Italian cave

Remains of nine Neanderthals found in Italian cave

Reader question: ‘Can our wedding in Italy go ahead this year?’

Reader question: ‘Can our wedding in Italy go ahead this year?’

TRAVEL: ‘Our tickets are booked’: the Americans who can’t wait to return to Italy

TRAVEL: ‘Our tickets are booked’: the Americans who can’t wait to return to Italy

‘An attack on tradition’: Italian bar owners protest rule against drinking coffee at the counter

‘An attack on tradition’: Italian bar owners protest rule against drinking coffee at the counter

‘You might not want to stay here, it’s crazy’: What to expect when you work for an Italian company

‘You might not want to stay here, it’s crazy’: What to expect when you work for an Italian company

Life in Italy: ‘How our shopping habits have changed since we moved from the US’

Life in Italy: ‘How our shopping habits have changed since we moved from the US’

Italy’s €500 ‘holiday bonus’ is set to return for summer 2021

Italy’s €500 ‘holiday bonus’ is set to return for summer 2021

UPDATE: When will Italy relax the restrictions on international travel?
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UPDATE: When will Italy relax the restrictions on international travel?

Schools, restaurants, gyms, travel: Here’s Italy’s new timetable for reopening
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Schools, restaurants, gyms, travel: Here’s Italy’s new timetable for reopening

The essential guide to opening a bank account in Italy
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The essential guide to opening a bank account in Italy

The myths you shouldn’t believe about Brits’ rights in Italy after Brexit

The myths you shouldn’t believe about Brits’ rights in Italy after Brexit

Ask an expert: ‘What’s the difference between Italy’s Parmigiano Reggiano and parmesan cheese?’

Ask an expert: ‘What’s the difference between Italy’s Parmigiano Reggiano and parmesan cheese?’

‘We’re exhausted’: What it’s like planning a wedding in Italy during the pandemic

‘We’re exhausted’: What it’s like planning a wedding in Italy during the pandemic

How to change your registered address in Italy

How to change your registered address in Italy

Italy to introduce new Covid ‘pass’ for travel in high-risk zones

Italy to introduce new Covid ‘pass’ for travel in high-risk zones

IN CHARTS: Who is Italy vaccinating fastest?

IN CHARTS: Who is Italy vaccinating fastest?

COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19
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COMPARE: The different strategies used in Europe to vaccinate against Covid-19

‘Lost paperwork and changing rules: What it’s like to quarantine in Italy after arriving from the UK’

‘Lost paperwork and changing rules: What it’s like to quarantine in Italy after arriving from the UK’

Italy issues first Brexit residence cards to British nationals

Italy issues first Brexit residence cards to British nationals

The ten ‘unbreakable’ rules for making real Italian pasta alla carbonara

The ten ‘unbreakable’ rules for making real Italian pasta alla carbonara

Verona without Vinitaly: Will the famed Italian wine fair ever be the same again?

Verona without Vinitaly: Will the famed Italian wine fair ever be the same again?

The building bonuses you could claim in Italy in 2021
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The building bonuses you could claim in Italy in 2021

‘What happened when I bought a house in Italy during lockdown – without viewing it’
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‘What happened when I bought a house in Italy during lockdown – without viewing it’

What changes about life in Italy in April 2021?
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What changes about life in Italy in April 2021?

EXPLAINED: Which travellers have to quarantine in Italy and for how long?

EXPLAINED: Which travellers have to quarantine in Italy and for how long?

Italy to remain in partial lockdown until end of April

Italy to remain in partial lockdown until end of April

Sit, stay, sniff: Italy trains Covid-19 detection dogs to smell out virus

Sit, stay, sniff: Italy trains Covid-19 detection dogs to smell out virus

Reader question: Can I stay more than 90 days in Italy due to travel restrictions?

Reader question: Can I stay more than 90 days in Italy due to travel restrictions?

Italy imposes quarantine for all travellers arriving from EU

Italy imposes quarantine for all travellers arriving from EU

What are the rules in Italy’s Covid-19 ‘red zones’?

What are the rules in Italy’s Covid-19 ‘red zones’?

EU vaccine chief hopes for tourism boost as he unveils Covid-19 ‘health passport’

EU vaccine chief hopes for tourism boost as he unveils Covid-19 ‘health passport’

Five delicious Italian food idioms, explained

Five delicious Italian food idioms, explained

Italy’s economy suffers as tourist gems become ‘dead cities’

Italy’s economy suffers as tourist gems become ‘dead cities’

‘Like conducting an orchestra’: Rome’s first female traffic warden on duty in iconic square

‘Like conducting an orchestra’: Rome’s first female traffic warden on duty in iconic square

COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?
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COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?

What you should know before you book cheap flights from the UK to Italy

What you should know before you book cheap flights from the UK to Italy

16 surprising facts about Venice to mark 16 centuries of the lagoon city

16 surprising facts about Venice to mark 16 centuries of the lagoon city

EU toughens rules for vaccine exports to avoid shortfalls

EU toughens rules for vaccine exports to avoid shortfalls

Dante’s last laugh: Why Italy’s national poet isn’t buried where you think he is

Dante’s last laugh: Why Italy’s national poet isn’t buried where you think he is

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

OPINION: Brits in Italy aren’t victims of a ‘hostile environment’ but of a bureaucratic system that wasn’t ready for Brexit

OPINION: Brits in Italy aren’t victims of a ‘hostile environment’ but of a bureaucratic system that wasn’t ready for Brexit

House prices in Italy rise at fastest rate in a decade

House prices in Italy rise at fastest rate in a decade

‘A disaster’: Italy scrambles to tackle vaccine delays

‘A disaster’: Italy scrambles to tackle vaccine delays

The Italian properties ‘nobody’ wants to buy in 2021
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The Italian properties ‘nobody’ wants to buy in 2021

There’s more to Easter than eggs: Italy’s delicious alternatives to Easter chocolate

There’s more to Easter than eggs: Italy’s delicious alternatives to Easter chocolate

OPINION: European governments were cautious on AstraZeneca vaccines but they were neither stupid nor ‘political’

OPINION: European governments were cautious on AstraZeneca vaccines but they were neither stupid nor ‘political’

MAPS: Where are the new Covid-19 variants spreading in Italy?

MAPS: Where are the new Covid-19 variants spreading in Italy?

Why sending parcels between the UK and Italy is more expensive after Brexit

Why sending parcels between the UK and Italy is more expensive after Brexit

Q&A: The British Embassy answers your questions about life in Italy after Brexit

Q&A: The British Embassy answers your questions about life in Italy after Brexit

19 unforgettable photos from a year of lockdowns in Italy

19 unforgettable photos from a year of lockdowns in Italy

IN PHOTOS: A month of spectacular eruptions at Sicily’s Mount Etna

IN PHOTOS: A month of spectacular eruptions at Sicily’s Mount Etna

UPDATE: Which parts of Italy are under local lockdowns?

UPDATE: Which parts of Italy are under local lockdowns?

‘56 million by June’: Italy unveils new plan to accelerate Covid vaccines

‘56 million by June’: Italy unveils new plan to accelerate Covid vaccines

How has the coronavirus crisis changed Italy’s coffee culture?

How has the coronavirus crisis changed Italy’s coffee culture?

TRAVEL: How soon can Italy hope to restart tourism this summer?

TRAVEL: How soon can Italy hope to restart tourism this summer?

How and when can you get a Covid-19 vaccine in Italy?

How and when can you get a Covid-19 vaccine in Italy?

What changes about life in Italy in March 2021?
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What changes about life in Italy in March 2021?

Reader question: Can I travel to Italy if I’ve had both doses of the Covid vaccine?

Reader question: Can I travel to Italy if I’ve had both doses of the Covid vaccine?

Reader question: Can I travel between Italy and the UK via France?

Reader question: Can I travel between Italy and the UK via France?

Here’s what you should know before booking a trip from the UK to Italy

Here’s what you should know before booking a trip from the UK to Italy

The numbers that show a year of Covid-19 in Italy

The numbers that show a year of Covid-19 in Italy

VIDEO: The moment a cliff-top cemetery fell into the sea on the Italian riviera

VIDEO: The moment a cliff-top cemetery fell into the sea on the Italian riviera

Codogno one year on: How is the first Italian town hit by coronavirus faring?

Codogno one year on: How is the first Italian town hit by coronavirus faring?

Italy’s ‘baby bonuses’: What payments are available and how do you claim?
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Italy’s ‘baby bonuses’: What payments are available and how do you claim?

Italian recipe of the week: The perfect spaghetti carbonara

Italian recipe of the week: The perfect spaghetti carbonara

Draghi: Seven key quotes from the new Italian PM’s first speech

Draghi: Seven key quotes from the new Italian PM’s first speech

The words and phrases you’ll need to understand Italian political discussions
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The words and phrases you’ll need to understand Italian political discussions

How will Italy’s Covid-19 strategy change under the new government?

How will Italy’s Covid-19 strategy change under the new government?

What you need to know about getting an Italian driving licence post-Brexit
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What you need to know about getting an Italian driving licence post-Brexit

Who is in Italy’s Covid-19 vaccine priority groups?

Who is in Italy’s Covid-19 vaccine priority groups?

Covid-19: Italy extends ban on travel between regions amid concern about variants

Covid-19: Italy extends ban on travel between regions amid concern about variants

Ask the Ambassador: What are your questions about post-Brexit issues in Italy?

Ask the Ambassador: What are your questions about post-Brexit issues in Italy?

Where in Italy will ski resorts reopen from February 15th?

Where in Italy will ski resorts reopen from February 15th?

IN PHOTOS: Venice celebrates carnival without tourist crowds

IN PHOTOS: Venice celebrates carnival without tourist crowds

REMINDER: What are the rules in Italy’s Covid-19 ‘yellow zones’?

REMINDER: What are the rules in Italy’s Covid-19 ‘yellow zones’?

First AstraZeneca vaccines to arrive in Italy on Saturday to be used for key workers

First AstraZeneca vaccines to arrive in Italy on Saturday to be used for key workers

Coronavirus: Outbreak of UK variant detected in northern Italy

Coronavirus: Outbreak of UK variant detected in northern Italy

Italy to start vaccinating over-55s and key workers this month under updated vaccine plan

Italy to start vaccinating over-55s and key workers this month under updated vaccine plan

‘No tourist pressure’: Rome’s biggest attractions reopen without the crowds

‘No tourist pressure’: Rome’s biggest attractions reopen without the crowds

VIDEO: Amalfi Coast road hit by landslide

VIDEO: Amalfi Coast road hit by landslide

Why do Italy’s governments collapse so often?
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Why do Italy’s governments collapse so often?

Where in Italy can you get Covid-19 test results in English?

Where in Italy can you get Covid-19 test results in English?

CHARTS: Where is the coronavirus spreading fastest in Italy?

CHARTS: Where is the coronavirus spreading fastest in Italy?

PROFILE: Italy’s Giuseppe Conte, from ‘populist puppet’ to political survivor

PROFILE: Italy’s Giuseppe Conte, from ‘populist puppet’ to political survivor

Italy’s Covid-19 zone restrictions updated as infection rate drops

Italy’s Covid-19 zone restrictions updated as infection rate drops

‘Buon lavoro’: Italian prime minister congratulates US President Biden

‘Buon lavoro’: Italian prime minister congratulates US President Biden

Life in Italy: ‘Local musicians are helping our Italian village look to the future’

Life in Italy: ‘Local musicians are helping our Italian village look to the future’

Covid-19: Italian regions pause new vaccinations after Pfizer supply delay

Covid-19: Italian regions pause new vaccinations after Pfizer supply delay

PROFILE: Who is Matteo Renzi, the ‘wrecker’ of Italian politics?

PROFILE: Who is Matteo Renzi, the ‘wrecker’ of Italian politics?

21 mildly interesting facts about the Italian language

21 mildly interesting facts about the Italian language

How to earn cashback from the government for shopping in Italy
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How to earn cashback from the government for shopping in Italy

Covid-19: Italy declares three regions ‘red zones’ under new restrictions

Covid-19: Italy declares three regions ‘red zones’ under new restrictions

American drives wrong way up Italian motorway in high-speed police chase

American drives wrong way up Italian motorway in high-speed police chase

Italy’s political crisis: Why now, and what happens next?

Italy’s political crisis: Why now, and what happens next?

What will happen to Italy’s property market in 2021?
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What will happen to Italy’s property market in 2021?