Trade tree-cutting, a bike or Springsteen memorabilia for a hotel stay in Italy

Trade tree-cutting, a bike or Springsteen memorabilia for a hotel stay in Italy

This week is 'Barter Week', where you can treat yourself to a few days in a hotel at no cost – all you have to do is suggest a bargain.

Rome hotels braced for slump amid lingering terror threat

Rome hotels braced for slump amid lingering terror threat

Jubilee flop for Rome hotels amid terror fear

Jubilee flop for Rome hotels amid terror fear

Fear deters tourists from Rome amid terror threat

Fear deters tourists from Rome amid terror threat

Pope weighs in over Italian church privileges

Pope weighs in over Italian church privileges

Milan hotels risk Expo bookings ‘flop’

Milan hotels risk Expo bookings ‘flop’

Rome’s tourists could be hit with new tax hike

Rome’s tourists could be hit with new tax hike

TripAdvisor fined for fake reviews in Italy

TripAdvisor fined for fake reviews in Italy

Rome’s less pricey for a club sandwich

Rome’s less pricey for a club sandwich

Lombardy penalises migrant-hosting hotels

Lombardy penalises migrant-hosting hotels

Migrant-hosting hotels risk losing licence

Migrant-hosting hotels risk losing licence

Extreme right threatens hoteliers over migrants

Extreme right threatens hoteliers over migrants

Rome hotels break rules ahead of sainthoods

Rome hotels break rules ahead of sainthoods

Holidaying Italians spend their money on food

Holidaying Italians spend their money on food