Italy’s fascinating All Souls’ Day traditions

Italy’s fascinating All Souls’ Day traditions

In Italy, November 2nd is a time to remember lost loved ones – and to eat.

‘No autographs, please’: Venice prepares for virus-safe film festival

‘No autographs, please’: Venice prepares for virus-safe film festival

IN PHOTOS: Italy’s annual chimney sweep festival

IN PHOTOS: Italy’s annual chimney sweep festival

IN PHOTOS: Italy’s annual orange fight

IN PHOTOS: Italy’s annual orange fight

The Feast of San Gennaro in New York: the biggest Italian street fair outside of Italy?

The Feast of San Gennaro in New York: the biggest Italian street fair outside of Italy?

Why thousands of people join a massive food fight in this Italian town each year

Why thousands of people join a massive food fight in this Italian town each year

IN PICTURES: ‘Flight of the angel’ launches Venice carnival

IN PICTURES: ‘Flight of the angel’ launches Venice carnival

IN PICTURES: An international hide and seek tournament in an Italian ghost town

IN PICTURES: An international hide and seek tournament in an Italian ghost town

Italian ghost town comes back to life for international hide and seek championship

Italian ghost town comes back to life for international hide and seek championship

IN PICTURES: Easter celebrations and festivals across Italy

IN PICTURES: Easter celebrations and festivals across Italy

Six unmistakable signs that spring has arrived in Italy

Six unmistakable signs that spring has arrived in Italy

Not just Venice: Eight of the most spectacular Italian carnivals to visit

Not just Venice: Eight of the most spectacular Italian carnivals to visit

IN PICTURES: ‘Flying angel’ kicks off Venice Carnival

IN PICTURES: ‘Flying angel’ kicks off Venice Carnival

Venice Carnival celebrates ‘beauty, the sea, and vanity’

Venice Carnival celebrates ‘beauty, the sea, and vanity’

Sanremo 2020: Ten things to know about Italy’s answer to Eurovision

Sanremo 2020: Ten things to know about Italy’s answer to Eurovision

Massive ‘Slow Food’ Festival kicks off in Italy

Massive ‘Slow Food’ Festival kicks off in Italy

‘Art installation’ sparks terror fears at Venice festival

‘Art installation’ sparks terror fears at Venice festival

Magical musical to kick off star-studded Venice fest

Magical musical to kick off star-studded Venice fest

IN PICTURES: Hundreds gather for historic Siena palio

IN PICTURES: Hundreds gather for historic Siena palio

Hollywood dominates Venice film fest line-up

Hollywood dominates Venice film fest line-up

UK director Sam Mendes to head Venice film festival jury

UK director Sam Mendes to head Venice film festival jury

Italian films to be shown in Cannes after Palme d’Or snub

Italian films to be shown in Cannes after Palme d’Or snub

Dancing devils and egg olympics: Nine of Italy’s most curious Easter festivals

Dancing devils and egg olympics: Nine of Italy’s most curious Easter festivals

Valeria Golino wins best actress prize in Venice

Valeria Golino wins best actress prize in Venice

Film director speaks up for women at Venice

Film director speaks up for women at Venice

Depp tipped for Oscar at Venice film festival

Depp tipped for Oscar at Venice film festival

Everest epic kicks off Venice film festival

Everest epic kicks off Venice film festival

Jonathan Demme to get Venice award

Jonathan Demme to get Venice award

Depp and Fiennes top Venice film fest line-up

Depp and Fiennes top Venice film fest line-up

Venice lifetime award for France’s Tavernier

Venice lifetime award for France’s Tavernier

Costner and Owen in Rome for film festival

Costner and Owen in Rome for film festival

Cash-strapped Rome film festival sacks ‘jury’

Cash-strapped Rome film festival sacks ‘jury’

Swedish film wins Venice’s Golden Lion

Swedish film wins Venice’s Golden Lion

Venice buzzes with new film financing initiative

Venice buzzes with new film financing initiative

Al Pacino joins line-up at Venice film festival

Al Pacino joins line-up at Venice film festival

Top 10 foreign films made in Italy

Top 10 foreign films made in Italy

Harry Potter composer to lead Venice film jury

Harry Potter composer to lead Venice film jury

Stars land in Venice for fiendish film fest

Stars land in Venice for fiendish film fest