‘It’s incredible to lead an orchestra in Italy, the place where music was born’

‘It’s incredible to lead an orchestra in Italy, the place where music was born’

At the age of just 28, Alpesh Chauhan is the principal conductor of the main orchestra in Parma, the northern city chosen as Italy's Capital of Culture for 2020.

‘The lessons we’ve learned from 10 years running a business in rural Italy’

‘The lessons we’ve learned from 10 years running a business in rural Italy’

Meet the Italian architect living in a nine-square-metre home

Meet the Italian architect living in a nine-square-metre home

‘Being bilingual has made me a more creative writer’

‘Being bilingual has made me a more creative writer’

Meet the man helping Italy’s mafia children through therapy

Meet the man helping Italy’s mafia children through therapy

‘Rowing in Venice is unique – it’s the closest you’ll get to walking on water’

‘Rowing in Venice is unique – it’s the closest you’ll get to walking on water’

‘We barricaded ourselves in’: Veteran Italian seaman speaks about his experience of the migrant crisis

‘We barricaded ourselves in’: Veteran Italian seaman speaks about his experience of the migrant crisis

‘In a refugee home, right and wrong don’t always go hand in hand with the law’

‘In a refugee home, right and wrong don’t always go hand in hand with the law’