A host of islands loll like the waves of the Tiber in a beguiling short story by Mark Anthony Jarman.Read More
A short story inspired by Mount Isola on Lake Iseo in northern Italy, by Judy Darley.Read More
Toti O'Brien on living in the Sicilian city of Messina in the 1960s.Read More
Two poems about Stromboli, island and film.Read More
An Italian businessman has bid half a million euros for 'the most haunted island in the world'.Read More
The island of Poveglia in the Venetian lagoon has been described as the most haunted on earth.Read More
Seventy five years ago the Italian dictator Benito Mussolini inadvertently created the first openly gay community in the country by interning homosexual men on the island of San Domino for several years, prior to the start of the Second World War. Read all about this fascinating story by clicking on the image below.