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Lucky 13 for Milan Bergamo Airport

Lucky 13 for Milan Bergamo Airport

For the first time in its history, Milan Bergamo Airport has hit the 13 million passenger mark, setting a ... Read More

Hundreds of flights cancelled, thousands stranded by Italy and Finland air strikes

Hundreds of flights cancelled, thousands stranded by Italy and Finland air strikes

The latest Italian air-traffic control strike has effectively brought air traffic to and from Italy to a grinding halt, ... Read More

Milan Malpensa Airport prepares to welcome All Nippon Airways in 2020

Milan Malpensa Airport prepares to welcome All Nippon Airways in 2020

All Nippon Airways (ANA) will begin flying to Milan Malpensa Airport from Tokyo Haneda, the world’s fourth busiest airport, ... Read More

Venice tourist sites are drowning

Venice tourist sites are drowning

It has been over 50 years since Venice has seen flooding so severe. In 1966 a flood cause the ... Read More

Tourists flee as ‘apocalyptic’ flood leaves 85% of Venice under water

Tourists flee as ‘apocalyptic’ flood leaves 85% of Venice under water

Venice Mayor has declared a state of emergency as the second-highest tide recorded in Venice's history flooded the historic ... Read More

AG Boutique Journey celebrates 20 years of operating

AG Boutique Journey celebrates 20 years of operating

AG Boutique Journey, the DMC within the AG Group, sole Tourist Group in Italy that is capable of satisfying ... Read More

When archaeology and history meets tourism

When archaeology and history meets tourism

The round table "Göbeklitepe: Understanding the past with a look towards the future" was held at the Yunus Emre ... Read More

Old farms and agritourism: One step away from Rome

Old farms and agritourism: One step away from Rome

As part of the program, "Experiential Tourism in the Roman countryside farm for new atart-ups," the Rome Chamber of ... Read More

Expansion of Fiumicino Airport denied

Expansion of Fiumicino Airport denied

It took 12 years, but in the end, the Italy Ministry of the Environment rejected the project to expand ... Read More

New EasyJet connection to Egypt takes off from Naples to Hurghada

New EasyJet connection to Egypt takes off from Naples to Hurghada

The easyJet airline has kicked off a new connection to Egypt that flies from Naples, Italy, to Hurghada in ... Read More

Rome celebrates Turkey through gastronomy

Rome celebrates Turkey through gastronomy

The recent celebration in Rome of the National Day of the Republic of Turkey was done in close collaboration ... Read More

Sardinia: A lifestyle destination

Sardinia: A lifestyle destination

On LinkedIn, I noticed an opportunity for travel writers to join a group to visit Olbia. I immediately replied, ... Read More

Alitalia Airline granted another miracle

Alitalia Airline granted another miracle

November 21, 2019 is yet another new extension date granted by the Italy Minister of Economic Development,  (MED), Stefano ... Read More

Winter flights set for Air Italy and Vueling

Winter flights set for Air Italy and Vueling

Air Italy Air Italy started its winter flight plan from Milan Malpensa airport to the Maldives Island on October ... Read More

Milan Linate airport reopens after 3 months

Milan Linate airport reopens after 3 months

After 3 months of restyling, which started on July 27, Milan Linate airport is back to activity. The Forlanini ... Read More

Milan Bergamo Airport: Traffic to grow 10 percent this winter season

Milan Bergamo Airport: Traffic to grow 10 percent this winter season

Milan Bergamo is set to offer 10% more seats this coming season than in the previous winter. Launching four ... Read More

Etihad hosts exclusive event to mark Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Milan service

Etihad hosts exclusive event to mark Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Milan service

Etihad Airways (Etihad), the national airline of the UAE, hosted an exclusive reception at the Palazzo Clerici, the spectacular ... Read More

Italy TTG Travel event: Enhancing the supply chain

Italy TTG Travel event: Enhancing the supply chain

Today, at the Italy TTG Travel Experience of the Italian Exhibition Group, the meeting, entitled "Associations, Travel Agencies, Networks ... Read More

Rimini TTG Travel Experience opens in grand fairgrounds style

Rimini TTG Travel Experience opens in grand fairgrounds style

The Italian Undersecretary of State for Cultural Assets and Activities, Lorenzo Bonaccorsi, along with a tourism delegation, cut the ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board and trade partners ready for Italian Market

Seychelles Tourism Board and trade partners ready for Italian Market

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) and trade partners prepare for the 56th edition of the TTG Travel Experience in ... Read More

Italian tour operators hosted by Cuban Ambassador

Italian tour operators hosted by Cuban Ambassador

H.E. Jose Carlo Rodriguez Ruiz, Cuban Ambassador to the Italian Republic, hosted a delegation of Italian tour operators. This ... Read More

American tourists damage Leaning Tower of Pisa for a selfie

American tourists damage Leaning Tower of Pisa for a selfie

The Leaning Tower of Pisa, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was damaged by two US tourists, local media reports. ... Read More

The economic contribution of Milan Fashion Week to tourism

The economic contribution of Milan Fashion Week to tourism

The positive economic impact induced by Milan Fashion Week which ended last month has confirmed itself as a brand ... Read More

Experience the hidden mysteries and ghost legends of Italy with Dark Rome

Experience the hidden mysteries and ghost legends of Italy with Dark Rome

With the Halloween season creeping up, Dark Rome, a City Wonders brand, is setting the scene for the spookiest ... Read More

Italy: Around the world in three days at TTG Travel Experience 2019

Italy: Around the world in three days at TTG Travel Experience 2019

“Around the world in three days”… can be done at TTG Travel Experience! In Italy, from 9th to 11th ... Read More

Delta Air Lines adds new Rome service from Boston’s Logan International Airport

Delta Air Lines adds new Rome service from Boston’s Logan International Airport

Delta Air Lines is continuing to build on a memorable year in Boston with the announcement of new summer ... Read More

Slow Tourism: The Ghost Village of Celleno celebrates art

Slow Tourism: The Ghost Village of Celleno celebrates art

After the extraordinary public success of last year, the long-awaited appointment with the "Teverina Buskers," the international festival of ... Read More

Venice tourists arrested, fined €3,000 for swimming naked in the canal

Venice tourists arrested, fined €3,000 for swimming naked in the canal

Tourists in Venice were fined three thousand euros for swimming naked in the city canal. According to the reports, ... Read More

Fast re-organizing of Italy’s Tourism department

Fast re-organizing of Italy’s Tourism department

Italian Conti government reshuffle The return of Minister Franceschini to the MiBAC following the formation of the new Conti ... Read More

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG): Unforgettable travel at TTG Travel Experience (Italy)

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG): Unforgettable travel at TTG Travel Experience (Italy)

Award-winning chefs and wild journeys feature for an unforgettable edition Wanted: unforgettable travel under the banner of sport, wellness, ... Read More

Travel to Cuba: Via Russia and Italy

Travel to Cuba: Via Russia and Italy

The successfully-concluded OTDYKH Expo in Russia saw the participation of Cuba as a country partner for this 2019 International ... Read More

Man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ stabs soldier in throat at Milan Central Station

Man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ stabs soldier in throat at Milan Central Station

An assailant who reportedly shouted “Allahu Akbar” stabbed an Italian soldier in the throat outside the Central Station in Milan, ... Read More

The Wonder Train will transport 4 million tourists in the Alps

The Wonder Train will transport 4 million tourists in the Alps

From December 13, 2020, 4 million tourists will be able to travel more easily between the Vaud and Bernese ... Read More

2026 Winter Olympics: Ciao Italy

2026 Winter Olympics: Ciao Italy

Milan and Cortina won the bid on the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, bringing back memories of the Cortina Olympics ... Read More

New tourist stimulus for Milan goes vroom vroom!

New tourist stimulus for Milan goes vroom vroom!

Milan has just celebrated the 90th anniversary of the Scuderia Ferrari, an important event for the Maranello company that ... Read More

Italy positioned at 8th place in tourism competitiveness

Italy positioned at 8th place in tourism competitiveness

The biennial World Economic Forum Report compares 140 economies and measures the set of factors and policies that enable ... Read More