Italy in detail


Whether you're hankering for theatre at an ancient amphitheatre, arias at a gilded opera house, or nail-biting football matches at a famous stadio (stadium), you'll find it in Italy. Summer is an especially lively time for alfresco arts events and festivals, among them Verona's Opera Festival and multi-arts events like Estate Romana in Rome and Ravello Festival on the Amalfi Coast. Book tickets well in advance for especially popular events.