Tag: Italy travel

Cambodia announces entry restrictions, bans international river cruises

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2020 14:28

Cambodian government announced a ban on entry of citizens from five countries: Italy, Germany, Spain, France, and the USA, commencing March 17, 2020 for a period of 30 days. Also, ... Read More

Italy travel: Extraordinary opening of hidden treasures to the world

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 22, 2019 00:26

An extraordinary opening is about to take place of over 1,100 sites in 430 locations in Italy, from the Palazzo della Consulta in Rome to the Castle of Melegnano (MI), ... Read More

Italy travel: Destination Baia and Latina steps into the video limelight

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 21, 2019 02:03

In 2017,  “The Year of the  Borghi” was celebrated in Italy. According to the directive of the former Minister, Dario Franceschini, the initiative was created with the intention of enhancing ... Read More

The legacy of Gnudi now online

editor editor- February 4, 2013 08:35

ITALY (eTN) - Leadership, jobs, and the south of Italy are the three lines of Tourism Italy in 2020, the Strategic Plan presented at Palazzo Chigi by Minister Piero Gnudi. Read More

Lean times for Italy tourism industry

editor editor- August 7, 2012 08:31

This year, and for the first time in history, there is no usual August exodus as of endless caravans of Italians hitting the roads for summer holiday. Read More

Promoting Europe as a whole in Asia and South America

editor editor- March 10, 2012 08:08

ITALY (eTN) - This is the proposal of the Minister of Tourism Piero Gnudi to the EU Commissioner Antonio Tajani. Read More

From the boardroom of Italy’s building industry at Palazzo Madama

editor editor- February 2, 2012 07:46

ITALY (eTN) - At the opening of a conference, the first thought of the newly-elected Minister goes to the victims of the island of Giglio. Read More

See “The Best of Italy” through TourCrafters’ e-brochure

editor editor- December 17, 2011 05:17

LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - TourCrafters, the popular Italian tour operator, is happy to announce that “The Best of Italy 2012” brochure—now available in PDF and the easier, faster flash format—i Read More

Smog emergency in Milan

editor editor- December 9, 2011 09:19

ITALY (eTN) - Guiliano Pisapia, Milan’s Lord Mayor, confirmed in his official statement yesterday, a stop of traffic stop on Friday and Saturday, December 9 and 10, 2011. Read More

Ryanair expansion to and from Italy

editor editor- August 3, 2011 09:23

ITALY (eTN) - Ryanair announced that by November, seven new routes from Rome Ciampino Airport to six European destinations (Bordeaux, Marseille, Poznan, Wroclaw, Manchester and Leipzig) and Italy (Gen Read More

Shore guide to Sorrento, Italy

editor editor- July 20, 2011 02:56

(eTN) - When Americans visit Italy, I believe we have different tastes and expectations than regional Italians; our way of life is quite different, so I’d like to give some ... Read More

Southern Italy clings to the past

editor editor- June 28, 2011 07:58

Italy - the land of Armani, Prada and Gucci; the birth place of Versace; the land of Parma ham, Calabrian sausages, salami, pasta, wines, and olives. Read More

European Tour Operators Association asks where hotel tax dollars will go

editor editor- May 25, 2011 06:05

Various hotel associations and other representatives of the travel industry were told in a special meeting yesterday with city authorities that Florence (Italy) plans to introduce an accommodation tax Read More

ETOA welcomes Italian round table on coach tourism

editor editor- May 4, 2011 05:21

The main focus of the Italian round table forum is to look at how Italian cities handle their permit systems and the future of coach tourism in the country. Read More

Italy is celebrating

editor editor- April 22, 2011 07:32

ITALY (eTN) - This year, Italy is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the unification of the country, which started a month ago on March 17, 2011 (this date has been ... Read More

A plan for Italy to increase tourism income

editor editor- April 2, 2011 06:26

ITALY (eTN) - The objective: for Italy to increase it's tourism market by 10 to 20 percent within the next four years. The means: The Italian Minister of Tourism Mrs. Read More

Take the kids to Italy on TourCrafters’ spring break package

editor editor- February 15, 2011 03:32

LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - What’s more fun and more educational than a trip to Disney World? How about a trip to Italy, home to the Colosseum, St. Peter’s, and pizza? Read More

Italian hotel industry planning street march against new tax

editor editor- January 28, 2011 07:34

ITALY (eTN) - The Board of Directors of Federalberghi-Confturismo met today in Rome in an extraordinary session and decided an immediate protest declaring a state of agitation against the introduction Read More

Tourist taxes at a federal level in Italy

editor editor- January 14, 2011 03:45

The President of the National Association of Italian Communes (ANCI), Sergio Chiamparino, has said that in the future, municipalities across Italy may be able to collect a visitor tax. Read More

Italy is closing down Italian government tourist board offices

editor editor- December 17, 2010 07:02

ITALY (eTN) - Due to massive budget cuts and restructured programming, the Italian State Tourist Board-ENIT is closing its iconic German Office in Munich (the Berlin office closed in 2009). Read More

Tiffany sends Christmas tree to Italy

editor editor- December 7, 2010 07:15

(eTN) - Italians used to travel abroad for this special holiday at the beginning of December, doing a “ponte” bridge from December 6-8. Read More

BTC takes events to TTG Incontri

editor editor- September 30, 2010 08:14

Meeting Time, the new workshop dedicated to the meetings industry, will be held on October 22-23 at the Fiera di Rimini Exhibition Centre as part of TTG Incontri, Italy’s leading ... Read More