Rome new rules for tourists: everything you need to know on how they will affect your trip

A few days ago the Council of Rome has approved a new set of rules in the attempt of introducing more “decorum” among both locals and tourists.

New safety plan to be introduced in Venice after cruise ship slams into tourist boat

On the 2nd of June 2019 an out-of-control cruise ship collided into a dock and a tourist riverboat on a busy Giudecca Canal in Venice, injuring 5 people.

Single use plastic banned in Capri and Sorrento

In line with the European Union decision to ban all single use plastic by 2021, the Island of Capri and the city of Sorrento have announced that starting from the 1st of May 2019 the use of plastic bags, cups, utensils, water bottles, straws and even coffee stirrers that are not biodegradable is officially prohibited.