Giorgio Armani and Gino Sorbillo Named New Special Ambassadors for Tourism in Italy

By |2020-07-06T10:31:08+00:00July 6th, 2020|Categories: ITALY, TOP STORIES|Tags: , , , , |

In their new roles, both Special Ambassadors will draw on their status and influence promote the work of the United Nations specialized agency for responsible and sustainable tourism. As leaders in gastronomy and fashion, they represent two of Italy’s biggest economic sectors and two of the industries that contribute to making the country a global [...]

5 Best Places to visit in Rome – By Black Platinum Gold

By |2020-06-22T07:22:48+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: DESTINATIONS, EUROPE, ITALY, TOP STORIES|Tags: , , |

Rome...The Ancient City!! Rome is without doubt one the most beautiful cities in the world; every year millions of tourists come from around the world to admire the treasures and masterpieces of Roman art and architecture. Rome is an enchanting city where you'll discover a romantic blend of culture and history spiced up with a [...]

Your Private Tuscany between Luxury & Design: Argentario Golf Resort & Spa

By |2020-07-07T08:00:23+00:00June 15th, 2020|Categories: ACTIVITY, AUCTIONS, DESTINATIONS, EUROPE, ITALY, PROPERTY, RESORT & SPA, SPORT, WELLNESS|Tags: , , , , , |

Enter our auction and win 2 Nights at Argentario Golf Resort & Spa! View Auction The Tuscany Maremma is a wonderland for nature lovers, full of pristine landscapes with abundant local flora and fauna. Located between Porto Ercole and Porto Santo Stefano, just minutes away from [...]

Tourism: Italy reopens borders!

By |2020-06-08T10:26:19+00:00June 8th, 2020|Categories: DESTINATIONS, EUROPE, ITALY, TOP STORIES|Tags: , , |

Great news for all European tourists! However there are fears in Italy that people may be put off visiting, with neighbouring countries keeping restrictions on travel from the country even as they open up to other European nations. A severe nationwide lockdown was imposed in Italy in March as the country emerged as a global [...]

UNWTO, COVID-19: Technical Assistance Package for Tourism Recovery

By |2020-05-18T09:07:21+00:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: ABOUT, DESTINATIONS, ITALY, TOP STORIES|Tags: , , |

With tourism among the hardest-hit of all sectors, UNWTO has identified three possible scenarios for the months ahead. Depending on when restrictions on travel are lifted, international tourist arrivals could decline by 60-80% in 2020. This could translate into a decline in export revenues from tourism of between US$910 billion to US$1.2 trillion and place [...]

“Tourism in Italy will start again”

By |2020-05-11T08:42:17+00:00May 11th, 2020|Categories: ABOUT, DESTINATIONS, ITALY|Tags: |

“Tourism in Italy will start again, with all precautions and in maximum safety, Dario Franceschini, (minister of cultural heritage, activities and tourism) did well to clarify that no border closure is expected. Those who love Italy must be allowed to return to enjoy it, in compliance with governmental and regional guidelines,” he pointed out. Italian [...]

Home Away from Home in Tuscany, Italy – Fontelunga Hotel & Villas

By |2020-07-07T10:57:25+00:00May 9th, 2020|Categories: AUCTIONS, DESTINATIONS, EUROPE, HOTEL, ITALY, PRIVATE VILLA, PROPERTY|Tags: |

Enter our auction and win 3 nights at Fontelunga Hotel & Villas! View Auction Set amid 200 olive trees, Villa Fontelunga's red-brick building delights against the blue sky as you enter the driveway. Located on the beautiful hilltop town of Cortona, the famed setting for the [...]

When Luxury Happens Naturally: Grand Hotel Fasano – Lake Garda, Italy

By |2020-07-07T08:22:52+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: ACTIVITY, AUCTIONS, DESTINATIONS, EUROPE, HOTEL, ITALY, PROPERTY, WELLNESS|Tags: , |

Enter our Auction and Win 3 Nights at Grand Hotel Fasano! View Auction Full of warmth, elegance and charm, Grand Hotel Fasano was one of the first hotels that flourished on the "Riviera" at the end of the 19th Century. Created for a luxurious [...]

Coronavirus Crisis: Sicily (Italy) will pay for half of the airline tickets

By |2020-05-05T09:43:47+00:00April 27th, 2020|Categories: ABOUT, DESTINATIONS, ITALY|Tags: , , |

CORONAVIRUS CRISIS - Sicily (Italy) offers half of the airline ticket In Italy 13% of the GDP comes from tourism and the country is already planning ways to reboot the sector when lockdown ends on May 4: Sicily will pay half of the price of tourists' flights in a bid to lure back holidaymakers after the [...]

The 8 Best Day Trips from Milan

By |2020-06-19T07:33:35+00:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: ABOUT, DESTINATIONS, EUROPE, ITALY, TOP STORIES|Tags: , |

The 8 best Day Trips from Milan Milan is elegance and sophistication, a fast-paced metropolis where money talks, creativity is a big business and looking good is an art form. If you're living in - or visiting - Milan, you should also know that just within one hour you'll find peaceful blue lakes, rugged mountain ranges, medieval [...]