While the list of endangered UNESCO heritage sites is long and growing, the resources for protecting these places is marginal at best.
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Vietri Sul Mare is steeped in a uniquely dazzling tradition, with ceramic tiles bejewelling the ground, fountains, stores and even garbage cans.
Our columnist lost her GoPro. To get it back, she needed 31,000 Internet users, a newlywed Lithuanian couple and two hikes up an active volcano.
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The Italian government recently began confiscating beach towels laid out early by visitors saving a spot for themselves on the sand and fining the hoarders themselves. As our senior editor points out from personal experience, it’s a bigger deal than it seems.
Culinary delights are one of the great pleasures of travel... but overindulgence can have its price.
In the northern Dolomites that border Austria is Italy’s famed iron road, where even novice climbers can try their luck.
Roma caput mundi, “capital of the world,” the Romans used to say. Living in Italy, I grew up with the myth of Rome instilled in my mind. At school—I also did classic studies—we spent hundreds and hundreds of...