Christmas Eve Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Learn how to get tickets for Midnight Mass and how to prepare for the event.
Campo Felice is an easy winter day trip from Rome.
The ideal place in Rome to spend New Year’s Day.
Ferrara is a gorgeous little city in Emilia-Romagna known for its Renaissance walls and palaces, the Castello Estense, and its rich Jewish heritage.
Skiing and sledding within a tank of gas from Rome.
Winter means the music season for most of Italy. Opera productions and church-sponsored chamber music events are typical fare from Lecco to Lecce at this time of year. But you’ll also find jazz and blues in the mix. Umbria, which is home to Umbria Jazz, hosts a summer and winter version of its well-regarded festival. Umbria Jazz…