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Ancient Greek and Roman Statues Re-Emerge After Decades in Storage

One of the most important private collections of ancient Greek and Roman marble sculptures opened to the general public for the first time in...
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Italian, Israeli Groups Protest Hagia Sophia Conversion to Mosque

Italian and Israeli groups protested on Monday the decision by Turkey to turn the Hagia Sophia museum to a mosque. Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside...

In the Covid-Free Italian Town of the ‘Last Greeks’ You Can Buy a House...

Cinquefrondi, a village in the southern region of Calabria, Italy, made headlines around the world for its offering of homes for 1 euro ($...

Betting Against Greece and Italy Backfires for Hedge Funds

Some of the world's leading hedge funds, including Citadel, Marshall Wace and AKO Capital, are currently dealing with losses after betting against Greek and...

Ancient Greek City of Paestum First Site to Open as Italy Eases Lockdown

The towering Greek temple complex at Paestum near Naples became the first Italian archaeological site to reopen to tourists after the coronavirus pandemic lockdown. Even...

Italians, French Put On An Extra Two Kilos During Lockdown

The Italians and the French, both renowned for their love of good food, have gained weight since the imposition of the coronavirus lockdown, the...

The Coronavirus Will Change the Way We Fly — Perhaps Forever

Taking a casual look to see if there are any cheap flights for this summer, one grasps immediately that there are no flights whatsoever...

Can This Be the Future of Dining Out?

The coronavirus pandemic is changing life styles across the globe as people are wondering if and when they can enjoy the things they used...

Grandmother, 104, Becomes the Oldest Person in the World to Beat Coronavirus

A 104-year-old Italian woman who survived the 1918 Spanish Flu has become the world's oldest person to survive the coronavirus. Ada Zanusso fell ill at...

101-Year-Old Man Who Survived 1918 Flu Beats Coronavirus Too

A 101-year-old Italian man who has survived the 1918 flu, and two World Wars, has now survived the coronavirus too, becoming the oldest in...