Topics :: Italy

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Venetians Say Tourists Are Damaging Their City

Dec 12
Venice, Italy could be reaching a breaking point from an influx of tourists.

Vanishing Venitians

Nov 14
Venetians, an ever-diminishing breed, protested in their lagoon city Saturday to draw attention to the problems of daily life in the famous Italian city.

An Italian Adventure: Tuscany and Venice

By Bobby McGuire | Oct 8
It's easy to see how this thrillingly beautiful region in Central Italy inspired da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael and Botticelli.

Rome: Lost and Found Luxury

By Bobby McGuire | Oct 7
A visit through Rome proves that combining group and solo travel can be a magnifico way to explore a country.

Florence: Gelato, Galleries & More

By Michelle Locke | Jul 20
Heading to Florence, Italy? Here's a peek at some of the city's highlights.

Italy Could Recognize Same-Sex Relationships

By Rhuaridh Marr | Jan 31
While thirteen of the world's nineteen countries to offer same-sex marriage are in Europe, Italy remains steadfastly opposed to even basic recognition. Now, though, that could all change.

Ferrari Hometown Overwhelmed by Roar of Test-Driving Fans

By Colleen Barry | Nov 30
In the streets of Maranello, the hometown of Ferrari, the roar of the famed sports car is no longer the occasional bragging right of a new owner, but a constant backdrop as a number of test-drive businesses give visitors the chance to rev up and peel out.

Italy Unveiled :: An LGBT Tour For Those Who Think They've Seen It All

By Tony Adams | Feb 22
"Italy Unveiled" is a tour for congenial, fun-loving, inquisitive, epicurean LGBT folks who appreciate having all the transitions and transactions of their trip well planned and smoothly achieved, and who own good walking shoes.

Berlusconi: Let's Legalize Gay Civil Unions

Oct 23
Silvio Berlusconi is pushing for the legalization of civil unions between gays in Italy, but not same-sex marriage.

Rome Mayor Defiantly Registers 16 Gay Marriages

By Nicole Winfield | Oct 18
The gay marriage debate arrived within walking distance of the Vatican on Saturday as Rome's mayor registered 16 gay marriages celebrated abroad in open defiance of Italy's government.

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