#Italy

Theresa May To Take THREE-WEEK Summer Holiday

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May is to take a three-week holiday this summer in Italy and Switzerland, Downing Street has revealed. The Prime Minister will head off on Mon...

The Real Refugee Crisis Isn't On Our TV Screens

Sophia Akram | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK
Sophia Akram

Under the EU-Turkey deal however, people have been stuck on the islands in tents or behind barbed wire with no seeming end in sight. They don't know if they'll be sent back, or go on elsewhere. They're stuck in political stagnation formulated by European policies.

Five Of The Best Luxury Spa And Wellness Retreats In Italy

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

ESPA at Castello del Nero is the first destination spa in Tuscany, and the region's first ESPA location. A decor of natural wood, glass and cool stone create a haven of calm. You can take shade under trees or stretch out on loungers in the relaxation areas that look out over the verdant estate.

Stunning Drone Footage Reveals Milan's Vertical Forest Skyscrapers

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Tech

Nestled in the heart of Milan is one of the most stunning apartment blocks we think we’ve ever seen. The Bosco Verticale is one of the world’s fir...

In Praise Of Italy

Izzy McRae | Posted 23.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Izzy McRae

By being so extremely lovely, Italy really pushes you to appreciate the world around you, and take the time to savour it. My stressy internal monologue becomes particularly unwelcome and out of place, and therefore easier to banish.

You Can Now Buy Activewear Made From Coffee

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Style

Sundried, a UK-based sportswear brand, has designed a new range for men and women made entirely from recycled waste. The ethical activewear fashion b...

Global Health Security Begins At Home

Seth Berkley | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK
Seth Berkley

Too often parents who remain worried by such claims believe they are erring on the side of caution by not vaccinating their child, believing that no harm can come from this. Yet by doing so they are inadvertently perpetuating the spread and the very existence of the disease, and through that human suffering. The fact is, a measles outbreak anywhere is a risk everywhere. Global health security means thinking globally and acting locally.

Studying Abroad: Europe v America? The Battle Of The Atlantic!

Zoe Ambrozewska | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Zoe Ambrozewska

Here we compare our pros and cons, and discuss tips for studying abroad and travelling either side of the Atlantic Ocean!

Ten Things You Didn't Know About Sardinia And Why I Love It!

Pregnant City Girl | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Pregnant City Girl

Many people expect Sardinia to be a carbon copy of mainland Italy - wrong! I'm a lover of and frequenter of both places but don't confuse the two whatever you do! Taking my family there for a third year running I thought it might be nice to let others know what really sets Sardinia apart in my eyes.

How To Get Heath Back On Track

Lauren Riley | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lauren Riley

I am back on my mission to bring back health to my life and share any knowledge I collect on the way. Well I have got a treat for you. I have learnt so much in this last four days that even if I share some of it you'd get great value from reading this post. Knowledge transferred courtesy of Ti Sana Detox Resort and Spa in Italy.

Pineapple On A Pizza? Eight Things You Should Never Order In Italy

Lindsay Deidda | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lindsay Deidda

Italians are rigidly traditional when it comes to what, when and how to eat and drink. And surprisingly, some of the most popular worldwide 'Italian' food and beverages won't be found anywhere on a menu in Italy.

Footage Shows The 'Terrifying Moment' BBC Crew Are Caught Up In Mount Etna Blast

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK

Incredible footage has emerged showing the “terrifying moment” a BBC crew got caught up in an explosion at Mount Etna this week. The chaotic video...

Accessible Tourism. My Weekend In Turin

Damiano La Rocca | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Damiano La Rocca

I have recently been to Torino, in the north west Italy, and I pleasantly discovered that it is a city that has chosen to dismantle many of those insurmountable barriers; thus becoming one of Italy's favourite destination of tourism for the disabled.

Top Five Italian Foodie Rituals... To Enjoy With Your Kids

Michela Chiappa | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK Parents
Michela Chiappa

In Italy, kids are encouraged to be part of every social occasion that revolves around food - it's not about dividing the kids from the adults, giving them separate meals or putting them to bed early. The kids are part of the social activity of everyday life and they are encouraged to eat, smell, touch and experience new tastes day in day out.

African Refugee Drowns In Venice Canal As Onlookers Taunt Him And Film On Their Phones

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK

An African man drowned in Venice’s Grand Canal as onlookers abused him and filmed his struggle on their mobile phone, in an incident now being inves...

One Year On, Still No Truth For Giulio

Alex Mayer | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Politics
Alex Mayer

This week marks the terrible anniversary of the murder of a 28-year-old Cambridge University PhD student. Giulio Regeni, an Italian national, had travelled to Egypt to conduct fieldwork into independent trade unions in Egypt. Unexpectedly, he disappeared, and tragically, nine days later his body was found dumped by the side of the road showing signs of torture.

Three Sheepdog Puppies Rescued From Italian Hotel Buried In An Avalanche

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK

Three puppies have been rescued from an Italian hotel four days after it was buried in an avalanche. The sheepdogs were found alive and healthy in a b...

'Up To 30 Dead' After Avalanche Buries Hotel In Italy

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK

The bodies of three victims have reportedly been recovered in Italy after an avalanche buried a hotel, leading to fears that as many as 30 people may ...

The Best Places To Visit In Italy For History Buffs

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

Together with Greece, Italy is one of the birthplaces of everything we know and understand today in modern society. From philosophy and science to medicine and politics, some of Italy's major cities have played a key role in advancing these areas over the centuries.

These Are The Criminals And Corporations That Have Made A LOT Of Money From The Refugee Crisis

The Huffington Post | James Martin | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK

The biggest refugee crisis in recorded history has engulfed continents, swung elections and fuelled the rise of nativism. It has also made a lot of pe...

Rome Will Steal Your Heart, Not Your Bag

Giorgia Guantario | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Giorgia Guantario

Each city you visit is different and, having spoken about travelling with various friends and acquaintances, I realised that the beauty of any place is completely subjective to its visitors' opinion. To me, however, despite a bit of a bad reputation, Rome will always be the most beautiful city in the world.

Ken Clarke Attacks Farage For Infamous Poster In Heated Exchange About Brexit

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK

Ken Clarke has laid into Nigel Farage for his infamous ‘Breaking Point’ poster of refugees trying to enter the EU during the Brexit referendum cam...

It's Too Simplistic To Call Italy's Referendum Result An Anti-Establishment, Populist Revolt

James Newell | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Politics
James Newell

Suggestions that the vote has been an "anti-establishment, populist revolt" are too simplistic... Who was the establishment figure? Certainly not Renzi: he sought to sell his proposed reforms as part of a campaign to sweep away vested interests. His appeals - to reduce the powers of the Senate, to reduce the costs of politics, to cut the number of parliamentarians - were all couched in classic populist terms.

Euro Plummets To 20-Month Low Following Italian Referendum Result

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK

As Europe reels from the result of the Italian referendum, the euro plunged to a 20-month low overnight. Matteo Renzi, the Italian prime minister, res...

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi Quits After Losing Referendum

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK

Matteo Renzi, the Italian prime minister, resigned late on Sunday night after losing a constitutional referendum. Exit polls showed he was staring dow...