The Italian city of Ravenna is famous for its mosaics but one young artist is taking the ancient artform and giving it a modern touch!
San Gimignano is a city of towers. Fourteen in total these days (although at one point there were as many as 72!).
St Francis believed in a life free of material goods where worth was measured in kindness. How a visit to the Italian town of Assisi reinforces this idea.
The old Italian company town of Crespi d’Adda reveals a time in history when employees cared about the welfare of their workers and families.
The centre of the Italian city of Siena is normally a peaceful place, popular with tourists and locals. But when horses are let loose, everything changes.
Everyone knows the Tower in Pisa leans, but it’s not clear exactly why. There’s one theory that it has all been done just to get you there to look at it!
It’s not far from some of the most popular cities in Italy but Bologna is slightly off the tourist radar. It’s part of the charm that helps it feels so hip.
Making the perfect balsamic vinegar is an art that literally takes decades. Here, at a family house in the Italian city of Modena, some of the best is made.
The Italian maestro Luigi Tagliavini gives me a special tour of his incredible collection of musical instruments at San Colombano in Bologna, Italy.