Seeking Italizan citizenship? The 007 of lost Italian documents may be able to help

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Travel news: Where to stay, how to travel, and what to eat

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Germany’s upside down railway: The Wuppertal Schwebebahn

(CNN) — Suspension railways today seem like an anachronism — a 19th-century vision of what the future of transport would look like. By the year 2022, surely we would all…

Saudi man charged after Maserati driven down Rome’s Spanish Steps

Rome (CNN) — When in Rome, don’t drive your fancy sports car down historic stairways. That advice apparently went unheeded by a man who this week drove his rented Maserati…

Revenge travel: How vacation vengeance became a thing

(CNN) — As more and more countries reopen their borders to eager tourists, a trendy new phrase has emerged on social media: revenge travel. The term has been used to…

23 of the world’s best sandwiches

(CNN) — Is there a food more humble yet universally adored than the sandwich? And while one person’s go-to hamburger snack might be another’s katsu sando or chivito, there’s hardly…

Air traffic control shuts down in Jamaica, stranding passengers

(CNN) — Air traffic control came to a stop for parts of Thursday morning and afternoon in Jamaica, forcing flight cancellations and leaving thousands of frustrated passengers stranded there or…

The Road Retaken, and Thus Seen Anew

Any traveler knows that a trip is not just about the encounter of a new place but, equally, a journey into the self; and that the more foreign the place,…

Cannolo: The ‘erotic’ origins of Sicily’s top pastry

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On Switzerland’s Mount Pilatus, a Writer Remembers

I WAS 12 when I went with my mother to Mount Pilatus, two years after her first visit. She would travel there with my younger brother the following year, but…