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  • Fedez against Italy’s public TV ‘censorship’, what happened?
    Last Updated on May 7, 2021 by Eleonora Rossi The political storm round the censorship scandal. What happened during Fedez phone call on the 30th of March and the exhibition: here is the full story. The Italian singer Fedez accused of censorship the RAI TV broadcaster. Fedez, is an Italian rapper, with 12 million followers, moreover, he is the husband of the famous blogger Chiara Ferragni. These days, he is the protagonist of Italian news, because of a censorship scandal. He accused Rai Italia TV managers of an attempt to modify his speech before the First of May concert. During […]
  • Giro d’Italia, the news from the 2021 cycling championship
    News, results, and drama from the 2021 edition.
  • The project for the new Colosseum arena has been announced
    Find out more about this unique project.
  • Covid Green Pass in Italy
    Covid Green Pass in Italy and the European covid travel pass updates
  • #ilgiornodopo, the social initiative against victim blaming
    One politician, his son, and a hurtful video. Here’s how Italian women reacted.
  • The Uffizi are getting ready to reopen
    The opening times, the rules, and what to see.
  • Inter wins the Serie A, the Italian soccer championship
    After 11 years of drought, Inter gets the title.
  • Life in Italy: is it still affordable to live in Italy?
    Thinking to move to Italy?
  • MotoGP, The Latest News And Updates Of The 2021 Championship
    Last Updated on May 2, 2021 by Gaia Zol 21 races, 22 riders, and one world title. It’s time to warm up the engines for the MotoGP 2021. Intro to the sport The official name is: Grand Prix motorcycle racing. The inaugural season took place in 1949 with the first title going to Lancaster Bomber pilot, Leslie Graham. It included four categories: 125cc, 250cc, 350cc, and 500cc bikes. For the next 25 years, Italian manufacturers dominated. Especially thanks to MV Agusta and Gilera. By 1961, an innovation swept over the world of motorcycle racing. Indeed, it’s the two-stroke engine that produced […]
  • Formula One, the latest news and updates of the 2021 Championship
    Last Updated on May 2, 2021 by Gaia Zol From the first race in 1950, this racing sport has conquered hearts and records. Intro to the sport The first race was supposed to take place in the 1930s. Then, the world war happened. So, drivers and manufacturers had to pause on their plans. Until 1946, barely one year after the end of WWII. That’s when the idea of a drivers’ championship resurfaced. Finally, the first Grand Prix. The Silverstone Grand Prix made its debut in 1950. And it was the beginning of the F1 championship. Still, it was a test. […]
  • Comedian Checco Zalone with Helen Mirren
    Comedian Checco Zalone with Helen Miller
  • Dating news: masks with a red heart to spot Italian singles
    Last Updated on April 30, 2021 by Eleonora Rossi Anything can be sad, except that Italians are not creative! Italian singles invented a red glitter heart on the mask to recognize each other at the supermarket!Do you think that to meet singles you have to spend days on social networks or dating apps? Maybe you could just go to the grocery store! The pandemic and the dating world If being single can be hard sometimes, the pandemic made the life of Italian singles even more difficult. It has been a year of on-and-off lockdowns, moreover, social distancing has further reduced […]
  • The boom of vacation rentals in Italy thanks to USA vaccines
    Last Updated on April 29, 2021 by Helga Dosa Numbers are showing a restart for short and medium-term tourist vacation rentals in Italy. The country is registering more and more reservations, especially in Sicily, by far the most popular destination. The tendency is mainly due to bookings from vaccinated countries like the UK and the USA. The pandemic has strongly affected the tourism sector in Italy, moreover, the loss of non-hotel activities has been very strong. Tourists make reservations too close to the date of the stay and over 60% opts for free cancellation. The possible return of foreigners is […]
  • The migrant crisis in Italy, an investigation
    The latest news and the numbers of a humanitarian crisis.
  • You can claim back the cost of renovating a property in Italy
    Last Updated on April 28, 2021 by Eleonora Rossi Do you have an Italian property? Are you looking for a nice property for sale in Italy? If buying a house in Italy is one of your dreams, then you should learn more about Superbonus: the Italian state plan of aids for home renovations. In this article, you will find the main things you need to know to renovate your property in Italy and save a lot of money. The scheme is quite complex, moreover, it is subject to changes. It is a good practice to get professional advice before buying […]
  • Summer in Europe: Americans with vaccine allowed to travel
    Last Updated on April 29, 2021 by Helga Dosa All Americans who have fully completed the covid vaccine cycle can visit Europe this Summer. This is what the European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen said. The president told the New York Times: “The Americans, as far as I can see, use European Medicines Agency-approved vaccines. This will enable free movement and the travel to the European Union”. It is sure that all the 27 member states of the European Union will accept people that got the vaccine approved by EMA, moreover, Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson vaccines used […]
  • Happy birthday Vespa: 75 years of freedom and Made in Italy
    On 23 April 1946, Piaggio launched the Italian Vespa scoter. The vehicle is now sold in 83 countries around the world. Up to the mid-2000s, 50,000 units were sold per year, while in 2018 they were more than 200,000 per year. The most famous scooter in the world also celebrates the production of 19 million units!
  • Travel to Italy: coronavirus restrictions to relax by summer?
    Last Updated on May 3, 2021 by Helga Dosa If you are asking yourself: “can I travel to Italy?” or you want to know if people can travel to Italy from the USA, the good news is that Italy is working on looseing the coronavirus restrictions, however, even though the government gave an outline of the reopening plan, many points are still unclear. Travel to Italy: what is new Italy announced its plan for relaxing some of the coronavirus restrictions. In this article you can find the main information about travel to Italy. Latest regulations and prospects for the summer […]
  • The Super League: the business of soccer and its failures
    The advantages and disadvantages of this proposal.
  • Italy Coronavirus news: the boom of start-ups in Southern Italy
    Last Updated on April 22, 2021 by Helga Dosa The pandemic has changed the way we live: from how we interact and live in the cities to how we move between countries, moreover, the virus forced a lot of people around the world to go through remote work. Coronavirus in Italy generated the “South Working”. A multitude of start-ups and young entrepreneurs moved to the south of the country in search of opportunities and a better life. Coronavirus in Italy: what is the “Southern working”? Southern Italy, which has suffered from unemployment and saw an enormous number of emigrants to […]
  • The Italian wedding crisis: destination weddings in Italy
    Last Updated on April 20, 2021 by Helga Dosa Wedding tourism has cracked: – 90% turnover in 2020. The situation of the Italian wedding industry. Since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, wedding planners stopped working for a year. There has been no ‘stop and go’: they had to postpone the weddings scheduled for 2020 to 2021. Now they risk to lose this season as well. The Coronavirus pandemic has canceled marriages and with them the turnover of many Italian companies. Already 30-40% of companies in the wedding sector risk bankruptcy. The bad news is that the Italian wedding sector […]
  • Italy tourism news: 2021 also promises to be a difficult year
    Last Updated on April 21, 2021 by Helga Dosa Covid-19 emergency has had a devastating effect on Italian tourism. In 2020, the hospitality industry lost 53 billion in revenues. 2021 will also be a dark year for Italy’s tourism. The sector already lost 8 billion in the first quarter compared to the turnover of 2019. Italy’s GDP lost 51% of its contribution due to the crisis of Italy tourism. Not enough foreign tourists visited the country since the outbreak of coronavirus. The result was an enormous number of people unemployed, moreover about 100,000 companies in the tourism industry risk bankruptcy. […]
  • Italy coronavirus: rules for summer from beaches to parties.
    Last Updated on April 15, 2021 by Helga Dosa What will summer 2021 be like in Italy? Will the Italy coronavirus restrictions loosen a bit with the arrival of the hot season? The return to “normality”, after a year of pandemic and repeated lockdowns, will depend on the numbers. However, some people tried to anticipate the Italian coronavirus possible rules with the arrival of summer. The authorities have not officialized the rules, but it is possible to imagine how summer holidays will look like in Italy. Italy coronavirus conditions are improving and hopefully, the country will start to reopen soon. […]
  • Italy coronavirus news: “io apro” civil disobedience movement
    Last Updated on April 22, 2021 by Helga Dosa One of the protagonists of the Italian coronavirus situation is the “IoApro” movement. Italy coronavirus situation. In Italy, coronavirus is killing the economy. Open, close, re-open, and close again. The restaurateurs are fed up with the government’s containment measures. The climate of uncertainty and sudden changes created dissatisfaction and frustration. In particular, people working in hospitality do not know what will happen to them and fear for their future. Italy coronavirus news: what is “io apro”? Maurizio Stara, owner of the RedFox pub in Cagliari, Sardinia, asked other club managers to […]
  • Travel to Italy during coronavirus: “Covid-free” train from April.
    Last Updated on April 13, 2021 by Helga Dosa Two trains a day, in the morning from Rome to Milan, in the afternoon from Milan to Rome. The first covid-free train in Italy will make it safer to travel during coronavirus. Is it safe to travel to Italy during Coronavirus? Do you know where to travel in Italy during covid? Starting from April 16, a non-stop Covid-free train will operate between Rome and Milan and vice versa. Only passengers and staff tested negative to Covid-19 will board. Trains will operate from Rome (8:50 am) to Milan and from Milan (18:00) […]
  • Natalie Portman to star in an adaptation of Ferrante’s bestseller
    What we know so far.
  • Covid-free islands, the dream of an Italian summer
    The plan, the criticism, and the hopes.
  • Gay in Italy, the story of Malika
    Her fault? Being herself.
  • Vaccinations, between mistakes and bureaucracy
    The numbers so far, waiting for better ones.
  • Covid & lockdown, the April update
    What’s going on in the country?