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

If you’re considering a move to rural southern Italy there are pros and cons to be aware of, writes Silvia Marchetti.

Italian ‘art squad’ police recover 800 illegally-excavated archaeological finds

Italian ‘art squad’ police recover 800 illegally-excavated archaeological finds

Could the pandemic reverse the ‘brain drain’ in southern Italy?

Could the pandemic reverse the ‘brain drain’ in southern Italy?

40 years on, why the Irpinia earthquake is remembered as Italy’s ‘worst catastrophe’

40 years on, why the Irpinia earthquake is remembered as Italy’s ‘worst catastrophe’

Salvini pelted with eggs on visit to southern Italian virus hotspot

Salvini pelted with eggs on visit to southern Italian virus hotspot

‘We’d all be dead’: Crumbling hospitals in southern Italy fear spread of coronavirus

‘We’d all be dead’: Crumbling hospitals in southern Italy fear spread of coronavirus

Coronavirus: Hospitals in Italy’s vulnerable south face race against time to be ready

Coronavirus: Hospitals in Italy’s vulnerable south face race against time to be ready

Autumn’s here: Southern Italy on alert for ‘extreme’ weather

Autumn’s here: Southern Italy on alert for ‘extreme’ weather

Italian roads ‘more dangerous in north than south’: study

Italian roads ‘more dangerous in north than south’: study

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

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

Can you really spend three months living in the south of Italy for free?

Can you really spend three months living in the south of Italy for free?

IN PICTURES: Southern Italy’s landscapes transformed by snow

IN PICTURES: Southern Italy’s landscapes transformed by snow

‘We have to do it quickly’: Italy aims to complete new southern hospital in under 400 days

‘We have to do it quickly’: Italy aims to complete new southern hospital in under 400 days

Italy’s south set to grow after seven lean years

Italy’s south set to grow after seven lean years

Italian police arrest four over alleged rape of two British teenagers

Italian police arrest four over alleged rape of two British teenagers

Working at sea: How you could swap your office for a boat in southern Italy this October

Working at sea: How you could swap your office for a boat in southern Italy this October