How Italy’s tourist hotspots are preparing for summer 2021

How Italy’s tourist hotspots are preparing for summer 2021

As Covid-19 restrictions across Italy ease, how are the nation's most popular destinations gearing up for summer?

Italian regions order quarantine and testing for people returning from holidays abroad

Italian regions order quarantine and testing for people returning from holidays abroad

UPDATED: These are the Italian regions that now require tourists to register in advance

UPDATED: These are the Italian regions that now require tourists to register in advance

Italy boosts anti-mafia force after attempt to blow up witness in Puglia

Italy boosts anti-mafia force after attempt to blow up witness in Puglia

WATCH: Southern Italy battered by storms, floods and tornadoes

WATCH: Southern Italy battered by storms, floods and tornadoes

Holidaymakers in southern Italy warned of ‘dangerous’ blue crabs invading beaches

Holidaymakers in southern Italy warned of ‘dangerous’ blue crabs invading beaches

Researchers hunt for solutions to Italy’s ‘olive tree leprosy’

Researchers hunt for solutions to Italy’s ‘olive tree leprosy’

Tigers kill circus trainer in southern Italy

Tigers kill circus trainer in southern Italy

James Bond is coming to Puglia this summer
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James Bond is coming to Puglia this summer

Snow in southern Italy in June? No, it’s just a monster hail storm

Snow in southern Italy in June? No, it’s just a monster hail storm

The southern Italian city ranked among Europe’s best summer destinations by Lonely Planet

The southern Italian city ranked among Europe’s best summer destinations by Lonely Planet

‘No cure’ for deadly disease ravaging Italy’s olive trees

‘No cure’ for deadly disease ravaging Italy’s olive trees

How to make Pugliese green beans in tomato sauce

How to make Pugliese green beans in tomato sauce

‘Like the Maldives’: Italy’s first coral reef discovered off the coast of Puglia

‘Like the Maldives’: Italy’s first coral reef discovered off the coast of Puglia

IN PICTURES: Southern Italy’s landscapes transformed by snow

IN PICTURES: Southern Italy’s landscapes transformed by snow

Italy jails man for selling fake TripAdvisor reviews

Italy jails man for selling fake TripAdvisor reviews

A nonna in Puglia has become Europe’s oldest woman

A nonna in Puglia has become Europe’s oldest woman

Italian man cleared of stealing aubergine, nine years on

Italian man cleared of stealing aubergine, nine years on

Italian anti-terror police arrest man accused of links to Isis

Italian anti-terror police arrest man accused of links to Isis

Italians demand M5S basic income – even though the party’s not in power

Italians demand M5S basic income – even though the party’s not in power

Cheesed off: Italian regions highly strung over mozzarella

Cheesed off: Italian regions highly strung over mozzarella

‘Slob of the Day’: Mayor of Bari publicly shames dirty dog owner in viral video

‘Slob of the Day’: Mayor of Bari publicly shames dirty dog owner in viral video

Clashes in Puglia as the last of 200 ancient olive trees are moved for pipeline

Clashes in Puglia as the last of 200 ancient olive trees are moved for pipeline

16 injured after trains collide in southern Italy

16 injured after trains collide in southern Italy

‘The beauty, music and people of Salento keep me coming back for more’

‘The beauty, music and people of Salento keep me coming back for more’

Italian priest sparks scandal after inviting public to mass for slain Canada mafia boss

Italian priest sparks scandal after inviting public to mass for slain Canada mafia boss

Suspected Nice attack accomplice ‘lived in Puglia’

Suspected Nice attack accomplice ‘lived in Puglia’

Station master ‘not only one to blame’ for deadly crash

Station master ‘not only one to blame’ for deadly crash

Death toll from Puglia train crash confirmed at 23

Death toll from Puglia train crash confirmed at 23

Italians queue to donate blood for train crash victims

Italians queue to donate blood for train crash victims

Puglia train collision: mourners identify the dead

Puglia train collision: mourners identify the dead

Puglia train crash death toll rises to ‘at least 27’

Puglia train crash death toll rises to ‘at least 27’

Italian falls off balcony while hiding from lover’s husband

Italian falls off balcony while hiding from lover’s husband

Growers despair as disease ravages Italy’s olive groves

Growers despair as disease ravages Italy’s olive groves

Phony psychics given €150k ‘to get sick dad into Heaven’

Phony psychics given €150k ‘to get sick dad into Heaven’

Italy defies EU order to fell diseased olive trees

Italy defies EU order to fell diseased olive trees

Woman in coma after lightning strikes trullo

Woman in coma after lightning strikes trullo

Man jailed for grabbing ex’s phone to read texts

Man jailed for grabbing ex’s phone to read texts

Italy to nationalize Ilva steel plant

Italy to nationalize Ilva steel plant

How Islamic college plan has split Italian town

How Islamic college plan has split Italian town

Italian pushes ahead with Islamic university plan

Italian pushes ahead with Islamic university plan

Man almost fed to pigs over drugs feud

Man almost fed to pigs over drugs feud

Olive oil prices to surge as bacteria hits groves

Olive oil prices to surge as bacteria hits groves

Pensioner parks car upright on beach

Pensioner parks car upright on beach

12-year-old girl saves dad from suicide

12-year-old girl saves dad from suicide

Unique stucco homes up for grabs down south

Unique stucco homes up for grabs down south

Italian businesses get €240 million boost

Italian businesses get €240 million boost

Dinosaur footprints discovered in Bari

Dinosaur footprints discovered in Bari

Italian tries to cash €300k from 1953 postal bond

Italian tries to cash €300k from 1953 postal bond

Italians stuck in Congo amid adoption setback

Italians stuck in Congo amid adoption setback

VIDEO: Man shoots at victim with unloaded gun

VIDEO: Man shoots at victim with unloaded gun

Boy rocks street with ‘internet bomb’

Boy rocks street with ‘internet bomb’

‘Irritating’ Rottweiler set on fire

‘Irritating’ Rottweiler set on fire

Psychiatrist stabbed to death by patient

Psychiatrist stabbed to death by patient

Psychiatric patient dies after eating banana

Psychiatric patient dies after eating banana

Puppy-flinging jogger sparks outrage in Italy

Puppy-flinging jogger sparks outrage in Italy

‘The schooling is very different in Italy’

‘The schooling is very different in Italy’

‘Don’t wait for work to fall from the sky’

‘Don’t wait for work to fall from the sky’

Fierce debate in Italy’s southern regions over special status for tomatoes

Fierce debate in Italy’s southern regions over special status for tomatoes

Albania seeks Italian help to prevent migrant surge

Albania seeks Italian help to prevent migrant surge

Puglia fears potential refugee influx will deter tourists

Puglia fears potential refugee influx will deter tourists

Migrants missing after being thrown into sea

Migrants missing after being thrown into sea

Italy busts Syria-linked olive oil scam

Italy busts Syria-linked olive oil scam

Farmer shoots immigrant dead over melons

Farmer shoots immigrant dead over melons

Farmers angered after Italy culls 45 olive trees

Farmers angered after Italy culls 45 olive trees

Mastermind of mafia’s child murder caught

Mastermind of mafia’s child murder caught

‘Italians welcome you with open arms’

‘Italians welcome you with open arms’