Italian researchers discover 14 descendants of Leonardo Da Vinci living in Tuscany

Italian researchers discover 14 descendants of Leonardo Da Vinci living in Tuscany

Historians are searching for relatives of the Italian Renaissance artist as a study of his genealogy aims to ‘better understand his genius’.

‘Stressed’ nurse gave four, not six, doses of Pfizer vaccine to Italian woman

‘Stressed’ nurse gave four, not six, doses of Pfizer vaccine to Italian woman

Ten things to expect when you move to Tuscany

Ten things to expect when you move to Tuscany

Elections: Italy’s government boosted as the right fails to take Tuscany in key vote

Elections: Italy’s government boosted as the right fails to take Tuscany in key vote

Italy defies virus for vote as far-right hopes to retake regions

Italy defies virus for vote as far-right hopes to retake regions

Why the rest of Italy is watching Tuscany’s regional elections closely

Why the rest of Italy is watching Tuscany’s regional elections closely

‘The owner isn’t wearing a mask, so neither do guests’: Italian hotel worker slams ‘unsafe’ tourism restart

‘The owner isn’t wearing a mask, so neither do guests’: Italian hotel worker slams ‘unsafe’ tourism restart

Italy’s cat owners told to look out for signs of mystery ‘rabies-like’ virus

Italy’s cat owners told to look out for signs of mystery ‘rabies-like’ virus

Italy cancels the Siena Palio for first time since World War Two

Italy cancels the Siena Palio for first time since World War Two

Trains disrupted after earthquake shakes Tuscany

Trains disrupted after earthquake shakes Tuscany

Wild boar sniff out and destroy €20K cocaine stash in Tuscan forest

Wild boar sniff out and destroy €20K cocaine stash in Tuscan forest

IN PHOTOS: Cosplayers take to the streets at Halloween for Lucca’s Comics festival

IN PHOTOS: Cosplayers take to the streets at Halloween for Lucca’s Comics festival

Weekend Wanderlust: The very best of the Tuscan Maremma

Weekend Wanderlust: The very best of the Tuscan Maremma

Hospitals on alert after superbug outbreak in Tuscany

Hospitals on alert after superbug outbreak in Tuscany

How a chemical factory created one of Italy’s most beautiful beaches

How a chemical factory created one of Italy’s most beautiful beaches

One dead after early morning explosion on Elba island

One dead after early morning explosion on Elba island

Weekend Wanderlust: How you can stay in an  ‘abandoned village’ in the Tuscan forest
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Weekend Wanderlust: How you can stay in an ‘abandoned village’ in the Tuscan forest

One dead as tourist bus overturns near Siena

One dead as tourist bus overturns near Siena

Weekend Wanderlust: Siena and a steam train ride through wine country

Weekend Wanderlust: Siena and a steam train ride through wine country

Meet the mad monk of Florence, the man behind Italy’s Bonfire of the Vanities

Meet the mad monk of Florence, the man behind Italy’s Bonfire of the Vanities

Weekend Wanderlust: In search of silence in the Casentino forest

Weekend Wanderlust: In search of silence in the Casentino forest

Weekend Wanderlust: Walking in Michelangelo’s footsteps in the Little Valley of God

Weekend Wanderlust: Walking in Michelangelo’s footsteps in the Little Valley of God

Welcome to Barga, the most Scottish town in Tuscany

Welcome to Barga, the most Scottish town in Tuscany

Why toiling in Tuscany could be one of your most relaxing holidays yet

Why toiling in Tuscany could be one of your most relaxing holidays yet

Tuscan city bans fast food, sex shops, and non-Italian shop signs

Tuscan city bans fast food, sex shops, and non-Italian shop signs

These five Italian cities hit record high temperatures in April

These five Italian cities hit record high temperatures in April

Two killed in Tuscany as truck ploughs into elderly holidaymakers

Two killed in Tuscany as truck ploughs into elderly holidaymakers

Two dead in explosion at Livorno port

Two dead in explosion at Livorno port

Italian police arrest six in amateur cycling doping probe

Italian police arrest six in amateur cycling doping probe

Italian police bust Chinese ‘mafia’ running rackets across Europe

Italian police bust Chinese ‘mafia’ running rackets across Europe

Italian mayor investigated for complicity in homicide over autumn flood deaths

Italian mayor investigated for complicity in homicide over autumn flood deaths

Residents evacuated, traffic disrupted as snow and ice continue to batter Italy

Residents evacuated, traffic disrupted as snow and ice continue to batter Italy

Italy floods: Death toll rises to eight as body of final missing person found

Italy floods: Death toll rises to eight as body of final missing person found

The Tuscan festival that celebrates vintage cycling and wine

The Tuscan festival that celebrates vintage cycling and wine

Fugitive mafia boss busted at Tuscan balcony barbecue

Fugitive mafia boss busted at Tuscan balcony barbecue

Thief dies during northern Italian bank heist

Thief dies during northern Italian bank heist

Patient takes ambulance for 150km joyride

Patient takes ambulance for 150km joyride

Thirteen dialect words you need to know in Florence
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Thirteen dialect words you need to know in Florence

Pisa plans to add a huge ferris wheel next to its tower

Pisa plans to add a huge ferris wheel next to its tower

This small Italian town is building a marble statue of Donald Trump

This small Italian town is building a marble statue of Donald Trump

What is this dolphin doing in the centre of Pisa?

What is this dolphin doing in the centre of Pisa?

Northern Italy on high alert, battered by heavy rainstorms

Northern Italy on high alert, battered by heavy rainstorms

Tuscan house collapses after gas explosion, killing one

Tuscan house collapses after gas explosion, killing one

Following in Dante’s footsteps: Eight beautiful towns to visit in Italy

Following in Dante’s footsteps: Eight beautiful towns to visit in Italy

The 300-year-old story of what makes Chianti wine so special

The 300-year-old story of what makes Chianti wine so special

Police raids as tensions mount in Italy’s Chinatown

Police raids as tensions mount in Italy’s Chinatown

Italian nurse ‘may have killed others’

Italian nurse ‘may have killed others’

Four small earthquakes shake central Italy

Four small earthquakes shake central Italy

Italy newborn saved from bin minutes before it was emptied

Italy newborn saved from bin minutes before it was emptied

Every sip you take: Sting’s wine among Italy’s best

Every sip you take: Sting’s wine among Italy’s best

‘Piss Christ’ creates fury at Italian art show

‘Piss Christ’ creates fury at Italian art show

Italian farmer killed by hormonal pet deer

Italian farmer killed by hormonal pet deer

Tuscan meningitis outbreak spurs injections

Tuscan meningitis outbreak spurs injections

Italy’s derelict hamlet turned Nobel nominee

Italy’s derelict hamlet turned Nobel nominee

Muslim mayor refuses to take in refugees

Muslim mayor refuses to take in refugees

German student dies in Tuscan balcony fall

German student dies in Tuscan balcony fall

Italy hopes tourists take the slow train

Italy hopes tourists take the slow train

Two dead as strong winds and rain lash Italy

Two dead as strong winds and rain lash Italy

Tuscan cemetery could help cure cholera

Tuscan cemetery could help cure cholera

Italy’s holy wine falls prey to bad weather

Italy’s holy wine falls prey to bad weather

Tuscany residents saved as floods hit Italy

Tuscany residents saved as floods hit Italy

Three dead as storms continue to pound Italy

Three dead as storms continue to pound Italy

Americans caught in central Florence romp

Americans caught in central Florence romp

Tuscany hit by worst rain in a century

Tuscany hit by worst rain in a century

Three scuba divers die off Tuscan coast

Three scuba divers die off Tuscan coast

Italian producers hit by fake wine scam

Italian producers hit by fake wine scam

‘Red wine won’t prolong life’: Tuscan study

‘Red wine won’t prolong life’: Tuscan study

Tuscan town transformed into theatre hub

Tuscan town transformed into theatre hub

Italian factory shutdown threatens 4,000 jobs

Italian factory shutdown threatens 4,000 jobs

Gay marriage recognized for first time in Italy

Gay marriage recognized for first time in Italy

’50 Shades’ inspiration helps Clooney buy home

’50 Shades’ inspiration helps Clooney buy home

Couple win €20,000 payout for bad sex

Couple win €20,000 payout for bad sex

Body of man dissolving in acid found in Tuscany

Body of man dissolving in acid found in Tuscany

Five arrested over Chinese-run factory fire

Five arrested over Chinese-run factory fire

Italian nurses in cyclist doping scandal

Italian nurses in cyclist doping scandal

Police bust ‘enormous’ cannabis farm in Italy

Police bust ‘enormous’ cannabis farm in Italy

Storms trigger floods in Rome and Tuscany

Storms trigger floods in Rome and Tuscany

Italian farmers slaughter wolves in protest

Italian farmers slaughter wolves in protest

Drug dealer begs for jail to escape nagging wife

Drug dealer begs for jail to escape nagging wife

Seven die in Chinese-run factory fire in Tuscany

Seven die in Chinese-run factory fire in Tuscany

McDonald’s Tuscan burger ad sparks row

McDonald’s Tuscan burger ad sparks row

Italians discover cancer-fighting olive oil

Italians discover cancer-fighting olive oil

The brains behind the Costa Concordia salvage

The brains behind the Costa Concordia salvage

Renaissance ‘ideal city’ inspires in Tuscany

Renaissance ‘ideal city’ inspires in Tuscany

Vandals break finger off Concordia memorial

Vandals break finger off Concordia memorial

William and Kate ‘are not’ buying an Italian home

William and Kate ‘are not’ buying an Italian home

More than 28,000 Italians apply for 200 Ikea jobs

More than 28,000 Italians apply for 200 Ikea jobs

Tourist snaps finger off 600-year-old statue

Tourist snaps finger off 600-year-old statue

Disabled passenger beats man on Florence bus

Disabled passenger beats man on Florence bus

‘It’s easy to make friends with Florentines’

‘It’s easy to make friends with Florentines’

Inmates plan protest over soaring shop prices

Inmates plan protest over soaring shop prices

Janitor gets jail sentence for schoolgirl kiss

Janitor gets jail sentence for schoolgirl kiss

Tuscany governor calls for state of emergency

Tuscany governor calls for state of emergency

Medici villas get UNESCO World Heritage status

Medici villas get UNESCO World Heritage status

Renowned Australian artist dies in Italy

Renowned Australian artist dies in Italy

Tuscany councillor in foreigners ‘must die’ rant

Tuscany councillor in foreigners ‘must die’ rant

Stressed-out cabinet to unwind in Tuscan retreat

Stressed-out cabinet to unwind in Tuscan retreat

Stairway to heaven: Siena cathedral opens roof tour

Stairway to heaven: Siena cathedral opens roof tour

Why Arezzo should be the next town you visit in Tuscany

Why Arezzo should be the next town you visit in Tuscany

Weekend Wanderlust: Why there’s more to San Miniato than truffles

Weekend Wanderlust: Why there’s more to San Miniato than truffles

Italy plies visitors with wine in bid to boost tourism

Italy plies visitors with wine in bid to boost tourism

Gucci vs Gucci: Fashion house orders restaurant to change its name

Gucci vs Gucci: Fashion house orders restaurant to change its name

‘In a refugee home, right and wrong don’t always go hand in hand with the law’

‘In a refugee home, right and wrong don’t always go hand in hand with the law’

Florence not lovin’ idea of McDonald’s in historic centre

Florence not lovin’ idea of McDonald’s in historic centre

How Florence is coping with its ‘foreign’ food clamp down

How Florence is coping with its ‘foreign’ food clamp down

Tuscan bread gets exclusive D.O.P rating

Tuscan bread gets exclusive D.O.P rating

Spurned husband kills ex-wife in Tuscan bar

Spurned husband kills ex-wife in Tuscan bar

‘In Tuscany food never goes to waste’

‘In Tuscany food never goes to waste’