Foreign tourism boosted Italy's economy in 2013 and 62 percent of international operators worldwide confirmed an increase of travel to Italy during Christmas and New Year's Eve holidays, a recent survey from the National Agency of Tourism (ENIT) revealed.   The positive trend gives a solid boost to an exhausted economy slowly emerging from t...

This exhibit details the history of Italy's travel posters from the beginning of the 1900's to its peak in the 1960's, which could be considered the golden age of poster art.   ENIT - Italian Government Tourist Board, was founded in 1919 with the purpose of promoting Italy and its varied travel offerings throughout the world. To accomplish t...

by Carla Hunt   In the same way that Italy continues to be the top pick for all kinds of travelers, for the ninth year in a row, Italy topped Recommend's list of Readers' Choice Award for the Best Destination in Europe. Taking top favorites a step further, the Tuscany region is a favorite among the more than three million American travelers...

Come and join us for the consignment of the seal and certificate to the 15 selected restaurants in Miami, winners of the prestigious Q seal. The awards will be given by Hon. Adolfo Barattolo, Consul General of Italy in Miami and Mr. Eugenio Magnani, North America Director of ENIT (Italian National Tourism Board).   An Italian food & wine...

By Filippo Brunamonti La linea scelta dall'ENIT Agenzia Nazionale del Turismo di New York per rendere omaggio alla femminilità, italiana e non solo - in occasione dell'evento Why Women Love Italy (4 marzo scorso) - è una pedina indispensabile all'eterno duetto donna-uomo, campo contro-campo dalle imperdonabili banalità di giudizio. Difficile parla...

A special award to certify the authenticity and quality offered by representatives of the Italian hospitality industry in the world, the so-called "Marchio Q" (Quality Label) was established in Rome in 1997.   Originally bestowed exclusively on hotels, it was soon extended to restaurants as well and internationalized by involving the Italian...

by Federico Pacchioni On Sunday, March 5th, over 200 students and community leaders gathered for the Italian Studies Council's conference Culture and Business: An Italian Perspective. The conference brought together innovative business leaders representing film, architecture, design, agriculture and other industries from California and Italy. &nb...

by Qin Xie   Italy is famed for fashion, food and, of course, history. In fact, Italy has the highest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites of any country in the world. As other social needs have taken priority in economically turbulent times, however, the country's budget for maintaining and restoring some of its greatest tourist...

Sarà il superdollaro a trainare l'incoming in Italia nei prossimi mesi. La volata della moneta e la ripresa dell'economia stanno facendo aumentare la propensione ai viaggi degli statunitensi. Un monitoraggio dell'Enit su 190 operatori presenti in 28 mercati stranieri rivela che l'Italia si colloca al primo posto delle destinazioni europee più ambit...

by Carmine Fotina   The plan to merge the supervision of foreign trade, foreign investment and tourism in a single agency continues to meet resistance from Culture and Tourism minister Dario Franceschini.   The Italian Trade Agency (ITA, ICE) and Invitalia are gradually supporting it, while Italian tourism body ENIT could drop out. Id...