Italy

  • Rome’s landmark tourist attraction to start charging its visitors in next May

    Published on : Thursday, December 14, 2017

    One of the most popular tourist attractions of Rome, The Pantheon will start charging for entrance in May 2018 which is presently free to its public.     On 11 December, Italy’s culture ministry has announced the move and confirmed …

    Read More

  • TripAdvisor reveals best UNESCO World Heritage sites across the globe

    Published on : Friday, December 8, 2017

    The importance of preserving our cultural and natural heritage is crucial, and groups like the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization are key in this endeavour. As travellers, one can visit these locations which are a true legacy from …

    Read More

  • Italy – the most desired country for tourists

    Published on : Thursday, November 9, 2017

    Evelina Christillin, the President of Enit – Italy’s National Tourism Agency said, “Italy is the most sought-after destination by foreign tourists and it is an honour for us to return to WTM in London as a premier partner.” She said …

    Read More

  • Italy needs to make most of its rich heritage of culinary tourism

    Published on : Tuesday, October 31, 2017

    It is not hard to understand why the number of international visitors to Italy’s Bolgheri wine country in Tuscany has doubled in five years.   “People have always come in the summer for the beaches,” said Riccardo Binda, the general …

    Read More

  • Basilica di Santa Croce in Florence, Italy indefinitely closed due to tourist’s death

    Published on : Monday, October 23, 2017

    Basilica di Santa Croce in Florence, Italy has been close indefinitely after a 52 years old tourist’s death.     A section of stone fell from one of the church walls and hit the Barcelona tourist, Daniel Testor Schnell, who …

    Read More

  • 52 years old Barcelona tourist killed in Florence church after stone fragment fell

    Published on : Friday, October 20, 2017

    A tourist from Spain has been killed by a falling stone fragment in one of the Italy’s busiest city, Florence. The tourist was 52 years old hailing from Barcelona.     The stone from the church, said to have supported …

    Read More

  • Are you ready for a spine-chilling Halloween break in Italy?

    Published on : Wednesday, October 18, 2017

    Halloween is just around the corner.   In celebration of the Halloween season, Italy holiday specialists Italy4Real have compiled a guide to some of the spookiest sights in Italy.     In Italy, Halloween is an event which locals have …

    Read More

  • La Spezia’s cruise traffic is growing

    Published on : Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    La Spezia is now the growing hub of cruise tourism. As, the city is located in Liguria, Italy, most of the cruises are docked there as there is a growing opportunity of tourism.       Between January and June …

    Read More

  • Eataly ready to open massive Italian food theme park

    Published on : Thursday, August 31, 2017

    The largest Italian marketplace across the world, Eataly is ready to open a 20-acre food theme park this November in the region of Bologna in Italy.   The massive food emporium known as FICO Eataly World is scheduled to be …

    Read More

  • Florence launches strict campaign to fight mass tourism

    Published on : Thursday, August 24, 2017

    After Venice launched its #EnjoyRespectVenezia campaign, Florence also followed the suit to help change the tourist behaviours through fines.   Tourism Chief Anna Paola Concia unveiled a new campaign #EnjoyRespectFirenze with a stern warning to tourists that visitors to the …

    Read More

  • Terror attack probes Italy to build concrete barriers at famous landmarks

    Published on : Tuesday, August 22, 2017

    Following the terror attack in Barcelona last Thursday, Italy has built concrete barriers circumfusing its famous landmarks.     Major tourist hotspots such as in Milan, Rome, Bologna and Turin are all stepping up security in pedestrianised areas. Although the …

    Read More

  • Italian beach resort stopped gay tourist couple from hugging

    Published on : Wednesday, August 9, 2017

    A 17 and an 18-year-old man were asked not to hug by a beach resort in southern Italy! Accused of homophobia, this young couple was at the Lido Arcobaleno beach resort in Caserta, Campania. They hugged while in the pool …

    Read More

  • Wego suggests an alternative destination guide for Middle East travellers

    Published on : Saturday, July 29, 2017

    Wego.ae, the largest travel marketplace in the Middle East, shares some fantastic alternative destination choices to the US.   “The world is diverse – there’s no reason that US visa restrictions should impact your travel style. There are great alternatives …

    Read More

  • Italy is the fifth most visited country in the world

    Published on : Thursday, July 27, 2017

    Italy at present is experiencing all time tourism high. The rich history, traditions, culture and natural beauty of Italy along with its incredible cuisine has become a magnet for visitors from across the globe.   According to a report by …

    Read More

  • Costa Diadema serves food to hungry children

    Published on : Monday, July 24, 2017

    Costa Diadema has launched its social project to save the hungry children, by tackling the food waste.     This project involves the collecting of food that has been prepared, but not served in the  restaurants  of the cruise and …

    Read More

  • Prague sees an increase in the Russian tourist figures

    Published on : Wednesday, July 19, 2017

    In the first quarter of 2017 , 1 380 000 people visited Prague, who altogether spend 3 200 000 nights here. Prague City Tourism recorded a significant increase in a number of visitors coming from Russia. In the first three …

    Read More

  • Mass tourism pressure likely to trigger Capri’s explosion

    Published on : Thursday, July 6, 2017

    The mayor of the island warned on Wednesday that Idyllic Capri is at a peril of ‘exploding’ on account of the weight of mass tourism.   The tiny island that is based in the Bay of Naples once used to …

    Read More

  • Italy plans to cap tourist entry at heritage sites

    Published on : Tuesday, June 27, 2017

    The culture and tourism minister of Italy said that the tourist influx should be monitored at famous sites in the country such as that in Rome and Florence. With limited access to the world heritage sites when the crowd numbers …

    Read More

  • Italy transport strike causes major travel chaos for tourists

    Published on : Saturday, June 17, 2017

    Commuters and tourists have been left stranded across Italy following the nationwide strikes. In demand for better job conditions for workers, the transport unions protested against privatization causing major harassment and travel chaos. The nationwide strike forced the cancellation of …

    Read More

  • Italy giving away more than 100 castles for free to reframe its tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    Italy government has come up with a strange plan and is giving away a total of 103 historic sites, including castles, monasteries and towers all across the country for free.     Of the major highlights are Castello di Blera …

    Read More


arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 08 imexamerica 2019
  • 13 Food Hospitality2019
  • 14 Hotelierseries Africa 2019
  • 14 restaurantscafeslounges 19
  • 16 global-hotels-resorts 2019
  • 16 TTF 2019
  • 17 getglobal 19
  • 18 Africa Hotel & Resort 2019
  • 18 chinatravelnews2019
  • 18 MILT 2019
  • 19 China Hotel 19
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

    1. DIGITAL TRAVEL SUMMIT

      June 25 - June 26
    2. 29th ACI EUROPE Annual Assembly & Congress

      June 25 - June 27
    3. TTF SOUTH (HYDERABAD)

      July 5 - July 6
    4. HOTEL SUMMIT

      July 8 - July 9
    5. SERVICED APARTMENT SUMMIT EUROPE

      July 9 - July 10
Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com