Skip the crowds in the City of Canals for the surprises of these destinations.
In the Italian countryside, an ardent foodie heads to the home of Parmigiano-Reggiano and savours the real deal.
Rome is romantic for offering a wild ride to strangers and lovers as it did in Roman Holiday.
A trail of a lifetime with pizzas aplenty, scenic coastal villages and a wonderstruck writer.
How two Venetian archipelagos became vibrant centres of art.
The benefits of bobbing around on, and bathing in, the country's largest lake.
Summers in Florence go best with creamy, lip-smacking gelatos made using generations-old secret recipes.
A food trail through one of the city’s oldest Jewish neighbourhoods reveals secrets, both culinary and historical.
Finding shelter in Naples with a bespoke umbrella maker.
48 hours in the city where some of the world's best mosaics are preserved in 1,500-year-old churches.