An ambitious plan to restore the floor of Rome's Colosseum hopes to restore its appearance of ancient times.
Have a look at some quirky museums: Out of the main stream, but full of interest!
Venice's new flood barrier system has stopped the tide several times, but this time a wrong forecast made it too late.
DrFumblefinger shares the view from a room he and his wife enjoyed while visiting the Villa Athena in Agrigento.
In a year when there are all-too-few visitors, Venice puts off a new 'day-tripper' tax for now.
DrFumblefinger visits this UNESCO World Heritage site in February. While best known for ancient temples, it holds a special almond blossom festival each year.
George G shares memories and photos from his visits to the great city of Venice.
Venice's anti-flooding barriers, long-delayed and controversial, get their first real-life use.
DrFumblefinger shares a collection of signs he saw while in Catania, Sicily's second largest city.
Anxious to get their travel industries booming again, Italy and Hawaii are finding new ways to work with Covid-19 testing.
A house once lived in by civil rights icon Rosa Parks is on display while seeking a permanent home.
Because of Covid-19 and the restrictions it brings, cruise lines are holding much tighter reins on time ashore than they used to.
In one of Naples most magnificent museums, PHeymont spotted the cleaning staff hard at work keeping it beautiful.
With empty homes and a declining population, a town tries a new tactic to build a tourism trade and win new inhabitants.
On its first post-Covid cruise, MSC puts a family off after they break away from a controlled shore excursion.