Lonely Planet Writer

Italians respond to ISIS invasion threat with travel advice

Italian's offer cheeky travel advice to would-be invaders.
Italian’s offer cheeky travel advice to would-be invaders. Image by Bruno / CC BY-SA 2.0

Italian wits have hijacked Isis’s threatening twitter hashtag #We_Are_Coming_O_Rome to offer cheeky travel advice to would-be invaders. Rome’s residents have pointed out that any jihadis who hope to reach the Italian capital will have to negotiate the heavy traffic on the city’s ring road, as well as public transport delays and strikes. Others have asked whether the Islamic militants might be coming to help collect rubbish from the city’s streets or bail out its economically stricken monuments. Read more: washingtonpost.com