Why is Good Friday not a holiday in Italy?

Why is Good Friday not a holiday in Italy?

As Italy is known for observing a generous number of religious days, it's curious that Good Friday isn't included in the holiday calendar. Here's why you don't get a day off before the Easter weekend.

Italy’s national holidays in 2018

Italy’s national holidays in 2018

Italy’s public holidays in 2016

Italy’s public holidays in 2016