OPINION: Watching from Italy we always knew UK’s Covid response was a ‘failure’

OPINION: Watching from Italy we always knew UK’s Covid response was a ‘failure’

Watching the UK's response to Covid from Italy was like watching a drunk friend get behind the wheel of their car, writes British-Italian journalist Adriana Urbano.

OPINION: How tourism could help save Italy’s coastline – instead of destroying it

OPINION: How tourism could help save Italy’s coastline – instead of destroying it

Analysis: What’s behind Italy’s anti-vax protests and neo-fascist violence?

Analysis: What’s behind Italy’s anti-vax protests and neo-fascist violence?

OPINION: Kiwi pizza and mozzarella sushi – why Italian food ‘innovation’ needs to stop

OPINION: Kiwi pizza and mozzarella sushi – why Italian food ‘innovation’ needs to stop

OPINION: Why Milan is a much better city to live in than Rome

OPINION: Why Milan is a much better city to live in than Rome

OPINION: Italy’s Covid health pass is a necessary step – but what’s next?

OPINION: Italy’s Covid health pass is a necessary step – but what’s next?

OPINION: Why Italians have a hard time learning English – and how things could improve

OPINION: Why Italians have a hard time learning English – and how things could improve

OPINION: Italy has a big chance to improve internet speeds – but will it take it?

OPINION: Italy has a big chance to improve internet speeds – but will it take it?

OPINION: Want to eat well in Italy? Here’s why you should ditch the cities

OPINION: Want to eat well in Italy? Here’s why you should ditch the cities

OPINION: Why Italians aren’t snatching up their country’s one-euro homes

OPINION: Why Italians aren’t snatching up their country’s one-euro homes

OPINION: Why Italy must put its forgotten ‘ghost towns’ up for sale – or risk losing them forever

OPINION: Why Italy must put its forgotten ‘ghost towns’ up for sale – or risk losing them forever

OPINION: Bargain homes and fewer crowds – but Italy’s deep south is not for everyone

OPINION: Bargain homes and fewer crowds – but Italy’s deep south is not for everyone

OPINION: Italy’s last-minute quarantine extension for UK is the nail in the coffin for tour operators

OPINION: Italy’s last-minute quarantine extension for UK is the nail in the coffin for tour operators

OPINION: Why Italy urgently needs to hike entry prices to monuments and make people pay to visit churches

OPINION: Why Italy urgently needs to hike entry prices to monuments and make people pay to visit churches

OPINION: Covid passports are Italy’s only choice – but they must be a right, not a privilege

OPINION: Covid passports are Italy’s only choice – but they must be a right, not a privilege

ANALYSIS: Is Venice really about to ban cruise ships from the lagoon at last?

ANALYSIS: Is Venice really about to ban cruise ships from the lagoon at last?

‘More local, more authentic’: How can Italy move toward responsible tourism in future?

‘More local, more authentic’: How can Italy move toward responsible tourism in future?

OPINION: Why cycling in Rome isn’t as crazy as it sounds

OPINION: Why cycling in Rome isn’t as crazy as it sounds

OPINION: Bureaucratic barriers must not stop Italy vaccinating its foreign residents

OPINION: Bureaucratic barriers must not stop Italy vaccinating its foreign residents

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

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’

OPINION: Why Rome must ban horse-drawn carriages from its streets

OPINION: Why Rome must ban horse-drawn carriages from its streets

OPINION: Brexit deal does not deliver on the rights of Britons in Europe

OPINION: Brexit deal does not deliver on the rights of Britons in Europe

The 15 absolute worst things about living in Italy
FOR MEMBERS

The 15 absolute worst things about living in Italy

Opinion: Why the rise of Amazon won’t change Italy’s shopping culture forever

Opinion: Why the rise of Amazon won’t change Italy’s shopping culture forever

‘Brexit can make Italy great again – but it needs to act fast’

‘Brexit can make Italy great again – but it needs to act fast’

‘Stop telling expat Remainers to come home – it’s not that simple’

‘Stop telling expat Remainers to come home – it’s not that simple’

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

View from Rome’s rooftops: Singing offers hope but it doesn’t hide fear and frustration

View from Rome’s rooftops: Singing offers hope but it doesn’t hide fear and frustration

What is it with Italians and bottled water?

What is it with Italians and bottled water?

OPINION: What is it with Italians and sushi?

OPINION: What is it with Italians and sushi?

Five Star Movement has abandoned its promises to protect Italy’s environment: activists

Five Star Movement has abandoned its promises to protect Italy’s environment: activists

OPINION: Why Matteo Salvini needs to stop dressing up as a firefighter

OPINION: Why Matteo Salvini needs to stop dressing up as a firefighter

Opinion: ‘New EU migrant processing centres must avoid inhumanity of ‘hotspots’ in Greece and Italy’

Opinion: ‘New EU migrant processing centres must avoid inhumanity of ‘hotspots’ in Greece and Italy’