Italy

The Most Romantic Clifftop Hotels in Europe

By nature, most clifftop hotels come with incredible views, but not all have that extra special something that makes them ideal for a romantic …

Amalfi Coast

The Cool Girl's Guide to Rome

Created by Marie Claire for From Marie Claire for<p>The Eternal City has endless options. Here's how to navigate them.<p>Things I've learned: When in Rome, it can be difficult to restrict usage of the phrase "When in Rome," whether you're consuming a double scoop of gelato or purchasing a pair of custom, …

Rome

The Young Pope: Inside the architecture of Vatican City

The incredible interiors and beatific buildings in the Holy See’s home<p>HBO’s new limited series The Young Pope starts with a fever dream from his holiness, and proceeds to give viewers a stylized lens through which to watch the intrigue of Vatican politics and the ascension of the world’s first pope …

Rome

HSBC: These are the 21 countries where expats have the best lifestyle

HSBC annual expat explorer report looks at one its like to be a foreigner living and working in countries around the world.<p>The bank asked YouGov to survey nearly 27,000 expats from 190 countries and territories for the report, asking them about how easy it was for them to live, work, and raise a …

Italian Riviera

99 Places You Need To See In 8 Countries Across Europe - Hand Luggage Only - Travel, Food & Photography Blog

• shares<p>Ah, Europe – where do I even begin? 🙂<p>Of course, calling this part of the world home means that I am slightly biased when it comes to things to …

Italian Riviera

Italian Paintings

<b>Italian paintings</b> are some of the best examples of European art since the Middle Ages are were particularly influential during the Renaissance …

Tuscany

Leicester manager Ranieri hopes Chelsea win title

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri is hoping fellow Italian Antonio Conte wins the English Premier League title with current leaders Chelsea.<p>Ranieri led Leicester to a shock triumph in the competition last year but they are languishing 15th in the 20-team standings, 31 points adrift of his …

Antonio Conte

Nemanja Matic and N’Golo Kanté Are the Best Midfield Trio in the Premier League

In Chelsea’s midfield, one plus one equals threeContinue reading on The Ringer »

Antonio Conte

Inter Milan 3-2 Bologna: At least we got there in the end

After the terrible group-stage elimination from the UEFA Europa League and a similarly disastrous start to the Serie A season, Inter headed into …

Soccer

Luxottica's Del Vecchio says listing in both Italy and France still an option: report

(Reuters) - The group created by the merger of Italy's Luxottica <LUX.MI> and France's Essilor <ESSI.PA> will consider a listing in both Italy and France, as well as the United States, Luxottica founder Leonardo del Vecchio was quoted as saying on Tuesday.<p>The companies agreed on Monday a 46 billion …

When does the January 2017 transfer window close?

What date is transfer deadline day?<p>Tuesday, January 31.<p>What time is the deadline?<p>As has become traditional in recent seasons, 11pm will be the time by which clubs have to have filed all their paperwork for signings to go through.<p>Any exceptions?<p>Yes - of course.<p>How long until the end of the January …

Antonio Conte

Chelsea plan shock move for Middlesbrough starlet Adama Traore

Traore only joined Boro from Aston Villa last summer.<p>Adama Traoré has emerged as a surprise target for table-toppers Chelsea, who are keen to do a …

Antonio Conte

Chelsea draw up shortlist to replace Diego Costa and it includes Arsenal talisman Alexis Sanchez

Diego Costa may have called a truce with Chelsea, but that hasn’t stopped the Premier League leaders drawing up a list of candidates to replace him …

Antonio Conte

Report: Chelsea enquires over availability of Boro's Traore

Chelsea wants breakneck speed on the right flank.<p>Antonio Conte has sighted Middlesbrough's Adama Traore as a potential signing this month, while …

Antonio Conte

Shady deal: Italian shop owners in Conegliano fight tax on shadows

Shopkeepers in town in Veneto whose signs block light on public walkways are refusing to pay levy of €100 a year<p>Goethe once wrote that where there is much light, there is also strong shadow.<p>But for shop owners in Conegliano, a town in Veneto known for its dry prosecco, the emission of light – and …

Small Business

Transfer live blog: Barcelona want Diego Costa, Dimitri Payet will take pay cut

The Diego Costa transfer saga continues to rumble on with the Chelsea striker set for talks today with manager Antonio Conte falling their falling …

Antonio Conte

Chelsea line up defender deal: Conte set for Serie A raid

GETTYChelsea are interested in signing Atalanta defender Andrea Conti<p>Antonio Conte, whose side have a seven-point advantage at the top of the Premier …

Antonio Conte

Chelsea on alert with Manchester United ‘expected’ to sell Luke Shaw in the summer

Chelsea are reportedly keeping tabs on Luke Shaw’s situation at Manchester United, with the defender ‘expected’ to be sold in the summer.<p>Spotted: …

Antonio Conte

Courtois: Back on track

Thibaut Courtois says Saturday’s convincing win at Leicester will have dealt a big blow to our title rivals, and the Chelsea goalkeeper believes all …

Antonio Conte

First migrant boat disaster of the year: 180 are feared dead

Around 180 people are presumed to have died in the first major migrant boat disaster of 2017 in the Mediterranean, officials said Tuesday after …

Trauma

Glimpses of Everyday italy

I have been asked why I don't produce more photopainted images based on photographs of the famous tourist sites in my area. Well that is simply …

Italy Box Office Up 3.86% in 2016 Calendar Year, Driven by Local Films

ROME — Italian motion picture association ANICA on Tuesday announced figures for calendar year 2016 showing a 3.86% increase in box office grosses to …

Entertainment

Former CIA rendition agent issues plea to Donald Trump as she faces jail in Italy

A former CIA agent who is about to be jailed in Italy for her role in a snatch operation against a jihadist suspect, has pleaded to President-elect Donald Trump to review her case and “stop this precedent of US diplomats and US military intelligence officers being convicted by foreign …

Crime

ÖBB selects Siemens to supply 200 locomotives

AUSTRIA: Siemens AG Österreich has submitted the best bid for a framework contract covering the supply of up to 200 freight locomotives, Austrian …

Locomotives

Nest products launching in Italy, Spain, Germany, Austria

While the Nest Learning Thermostat, Nest Protect and Nest Cam are installed across more than 190 countries, buying availability is presently limited …

Smart Homes

Italy weather: Heavy snow grips earthquake region

<b>Central Italy is in the grip of heavy snowfall and very low temperatures, adding to the disruption caused by recent huge earthquakes.</b><p>Worst affected is the Abruzzo region, still recovering from a 2009 quake, while towns hit in Marche and Lazio last year are also badly affected.<p>More than 300,000 …

European News

Pep Guardiola has not improved players like Antonio Conte at Chelsea or Jose Mourinho at Manchester United – Stan Collymore

Former Liverpool star Stan Collymore has laid into Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola for his inability to do more with the squad he’s inherited …

Antonio Conte

‘I had to agree’ Asylum seeker reveals ISIS offered him £24,000 to become SUICIDE BOMBER

GettyA Pakistani asylum seeker has revealed how ISIS offered him £24,000 to become a suicide bomber<p>The man, known as Aftab, described how the terror …

Refugees

"It was a beautiful match, compliments to my team - Gagliardini did very well..."

<b>Stefano Pioli</b> spoke with <i>Rai Sport</i> after the victory against <b>Bologna</b> in the <b>Tim Cup</b>:<p>“It was a beautiful match, not easy thanks to Bologna, compliments …

Bologna

LIVE: Inter vs Bologna

Stefano Pioli's charges are out for glory in the Coppa Italia as they take on Bologna in a tough clash on Tuesday. Follow LIVE with Goal!<p>Stefano Pioli's charges are out for glory in the Coppa Italia as they take on Bologna in a tough clash on Tuesday. Follow LIVE with Goal!

Bologna