Italy issues first ‘critical’ traffic warning this weekend amid summer holiday exodus

Italy issues first ‘critical’ traffic warning this weekend amid summer holiday exodus

Italian authorities have issued the first 'black' critical travel warning this year for Saturday August 7th, with particularly heavy traffic at peak summer holiday season.

How Italians sold ice cream to the masses in Vienna

How Italians sold ice cream to the masses in Vienna

Fried eggs and sweaty underpants: 10 phrases for complaining about the heat like an Italian

Fried eggs and sweaty underpants: 10 phrases for complaining about the heat like an Italian

New heatwave to sweep Italy this week with temperatures over 40C

New heatwave to sweep Italy this week with temperatures over 40C

Everything that changes in Italy in July 2021
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Everything that changes in Italy in July 2021

‘Four to five light meals a day’: Italy’s official advice for surviving the heat

‘Four to five light meals a day’: Italy’s official advice for surviving the heat

Gelato, iced tea and escaping to the hills: How to survive an Italian summer in the city

Gelato, iced tea and escaping to the hills: How to survive an Italian summer in the city

REVEALED: The parts of Italy where Italians are going on holiday this summer
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REVEALED: The parts of Italy where Italians are going on holiday this summer

How to spot good quality gelato in Italy – and how to suss out the fakes

How to spot good quality gelato in Italy – and how to suss out the fakes

Southern Italy sizzles in temperatures up to 45C as heatwave continues

Southern Italy sizzles in temperatures up to 45C as heatwave continues

Italy to drop outdoor mask-wearing rule from June 28th

Italy to drop outdoor mask-wearing rule from June 28th

Covid-19: Italy to set date for dropping outdoor mask-wearing rule

Covid-19: Italy to set date for dropping outdoor mask-wearing rule

UPDATE: Italy issues orange and red alert as high temperatures and storms are forecast this weekend

UPDATE: Italy issues orange and red alert as high temperatures and storms are forecast this weekend

Q&A: What you need to know if you’re travelling to Italy in summer 2021
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Q&A: What you need to know if you’re travelling to Italy in summer 2021

TRAVEL: Airlines cancel flights between the UK and Italy amid ‘ongoing uncertainty’

TRAVEL: Airlines cancel flights between the UK and Italy amid ‘ongoing uncertainty’

Heatwave: Which parts of Italy will be hottest this week?
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Heatwave: Which parts of Italy will be hottest this week?

TRAVEL: Italy will bring back quarantine rule for UK arrivals ‘if necessary’, says PM

TRAVEL: Italy will bring back quarantine rule for UK arrivals ‘if necessary’, says PM

Is Italy really going to offer vaccines to tourists this summer?

Is Italy really going to offer vaccines to tourists this summer?

Storms and temperatures up to 35C expected across Italy this weekend

Storms and temperatures up to 35C expected across Italy this weekend

TRAVEL: Italy reports surge in bookings for ‘smart working’ summer holidays

TRAVEL: Italy reports surge in bookings for ‘smart working’ summer holidays

Seven crowd-free alternatives to Italy’s tourist hotspots
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Seven crowd-free alternatives to Italy’s tourist hotspots

Covid-19: Italy considers removing outdoor mask rule ‘from July or August’

Covid-19: Italy considers removing outdoor mask rule ‘from July or August’

How Italy’s tourist hotspots are preparing for summer 2021

How Italy’s tourist hotspots are preparing for summer 2021

Will Italy relax the Covid mask-wearing rules this summer?

Will Italy relax the Covid mask-wearing rules this summer?

TRAVEL: How the Italian government has left tourists angry and confused about summer plans

TRAVEL: How the Italian government has left tourists angry and confused about summer plans

Italy eyes new rules for EU, UK, Israel arrivals mid-May

Italy eyes new rules for EU, UK, Israel arrivals mid-May

What will Italy’s coronavirus rules be for summer 2021?
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What will Italy’s coronavirus rules be for summer 2021?

TRAVEL: ‘Our tickets are booked’: the Americans who can’t wait to return to Italy

TRAVEL: ‘Our tickets are booked’: the Americans who can’t wait to return to Italy

Have your say: Americans – will you travel to Italy if a vaccine passport is required?

Have your say: Americans – will you travel to Italy if a vaccine passport is required?

Italy’s €500 ‘holiday bonus’ is set to return for summer 2021

Italy’s €500 ‘holiday bonus’ is set to return for summer 2021

HEATWAVE: These are the hottest parts of Italy to avoid this weekend

HEATWAVE: These are the hottest parts of Italy to avoid this weekend

Scorching heatwave arrives in Italy with temperatures set to hit 40C

Scorching heatwave arrives in Italy with temperatures set to hit 40C

‘It’s not the seaside, but nearly’: Milan residents test out new urban ‘beach’

‘It’s not the seaside, but nearly’: Milan residents test out new urban ‘beach’

Almost half of Italians have no holiday plans this year due to coronavirus

Almost half of Italians have no holiday plans this year due to coronavirus

Europe sizzles as temperatures rise towards 40C

Europe sizzles as temperatures rise towards 40C

The parts of Italy that are offering incentives to tempt tourists back

The parts of Italy that are offering incentives to tempt tourists back

Where and when can we go to the beach in Italy?

Where and when can we go to the beach in Italy?

How Italy’s beaches are preparing for a very different summer

How Italy’s beaches are preparing for a very different summer

Dozens evacuated as summer storms lash northern Italy

Dozens evacuated as summer storms lash northern Italy

Heatwave: 13 Italian cities on red alert as temperatures soar

Heatwave: 13 Italian cities on red alert as temperatures soar

These are the worst dates to travel on Italian roads this summer
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These are the worst dates to travel on Italian roads this summer

What you need to know about the heatwave in Italy this week
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What you need to know about the heatwave in Italy this week

Seven ways to survive the heat in Rome this summer

Seven ways to survive the heat in Rome this summer

Heatwave: Italy braces for another week of high temperatures

Heatwave: Italy braces for another week of high temperatures

Weather warning: Italy on alert as storms lash the country

Weather warning: Italy on alert as storms lash the country

There goes the sun: Storms, hail and lightening batter Italy

There goes the sun: Storms, hail and lightening batter Italy

More than 15 million Italians are going on holiday in Italy this month

More than 15 million Italians are going on holiday in Italy this month

The heat’s (back) on: 40C temperatures to return to Italy

The heat’s (back) on: 40C temperatures to return to Italy

Italy still baking in heatwave as parts of western Europe cool off

Italy still baking in heatwave as parts of western Europe cool off

Where to catch outdoor cinema in Italy this summer

Where to catch outdoor cinema in Italy this summer

IN PICTURES: How Italy is coping with the heatwave

IN PICTURES: How Italy is coping with the heatwave

Heatwave: Two dead in Italy from suspected heatstroke

Heatwave: Two dead in Italy from suspected heatstroke

Italy puts 16 cities on red alert for extreme heat

Italy puts 16 cities on red alert for extreme heat

Heatwave: The hottest places to avoid in Italy this week
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Heatwave: The hottest places to avoid in Italy this week

Sardinia, Cilento and Tuscany top Italian seaside awards

Sardinia, Cilento and Tuscany top Italian seaside awards

Endless summer? Italy could be changing its clocks for the last time after EU vote

Endless summer? Italy could be changing its clocks for the last time after EU vote

25 photos that will make you want to book a last-minute holiday to Italy

25 photos that will make you want to book a last-minute holiday to Italy

“Come to Ostia, you won’t get headbutted”: summer promo ad sparks controversy

“Come to Ostia, you won’t get headbutted”: summer promo ad sparks controversy

Italy hit by 2018’s first heatwave with 12 cities on ‘red alert’

Italy hit by 2018’s first heatwave with 12 cities on ‘red alert’

Ten ways to make the most of summer in Rome

Ten ways to make the most of summer in Rome

The most spectacular places to see outdoor cinema in Italy this summer

The most spectacular places to see outdoor cinema in Italy this summer

Ten percent of the world’s best beaches are in Italy

Ten percent of the world’s best beaches are in Italy

Milan cracks down on food trucks, selfie sticks, and drinks in glass bottles in summer ban

Milan cracks down on food trucks, selfie sticks, and drinks in glass bottles in summer ban

How to survive a summer in Italy
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How to survive a summer in Italy

It’s about to get even hotter in Italy

It’s about to get even hotter in Italy

Italy sizzles in mid-June heatwave

Italy sizzles in mid-June heatwave

Italy set to enjoy a sunny Ferragosto weekend

Italy set to enjoy a sunny Ferragosto weekend

Three dead as Italy bakes under heatwave

Three dead as Italy bakes under heatwave

Italy set to sizzle as temperatures reach 40C

Italy set to sizzle as temperatures reach 40C

An Italian summer is finally on its way

An Italian summer is finally on its way

These are the best beaches within easy reach of Rome

These are the best beaches within easy reach of Rome

The Who name two Italian dates for 50th anniversary

The Who name two Italian dates for 50th anniversary

Italy set for another long, sweltering summer

Italy set for another long, sweltering summer

All aboard the Vatican train to pope’s castle

All aboard the Vatican train to pope’s castle

How to keep cool like an Ancient Roman in Italy’s summer heat

How to keep cool like an Ancient Roman in Italy’s summer heat

Italy continues to sizzle in heatwave

Italy continues to sizzle in heatwave

Six of the best rooftop restaurants in Rome

Six of the best rooftop restaurants in Rome

Should Italy cut its school summer break?

Should Italy cut its school summer break?

Italy’s three-month hols too long: minister

Italy’s three-month hols too long: minister

Italy braces itself for an ‘early summer’

Italy braces itself for an ‘early summer’

Ten reasons why Italians hate the summer

Ten reasons why Italians hate the summer

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps
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How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps

Italy issues warning over impending heatwave

Italy issues warning over impending heatwave

Bikinis banned from Italian seaside

Bikinis banned from Italian seaside

Skin cancer: a burning issue for many Italians

Skin cancer: a burning issue for many Italians

Weekend storms to bring Italy’s summer heatwave to an end

Weekend storms to bring Italy’s summer heatwave to an end

MAP: Here’s where to find Italy’s 400 best beaches
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MAP: Here’s where to find Italy’s 400 best beaches

‘We’ll be back, but not yet’: How people are changing their Italian travel plans this summer

‘We’ll be back, but not yet’: How people are changing their Italian travel plans this summer

Nine delicious Italian summer delicacies you have to taste

Nine delicious Italian summer delicacies you have to taste