Tag: holiday

Holiday voucher 2024: Stay for 4 nights at the price of zone 2

Holiday voucher 2024: Stay for 4 nights at the price of zone 2

The Piedmont holiday voucher will also be offered again in 2024. This was confirmed today by its creator, Paolo Bongioanni, currently group leader of the Brothers Italy in the regional council and manager of ATL Cuneo for many years. “A note states that the Piedmont Region has allocated 431 thousand euros for the formula, which […]

Winter holidays, a luxury for the few: From ski passes to ski lessons, prices are rising

Winter holidays, a luxury for the few: From ski passes to ski lessons, prices are rising

While the arrival of cold weather is welcomed as good news by winter sports enthusiasts who return to skiing, snowboarding and similar sports with the arrival of snow, families are also starting to plan their usual “ski week”. At least those who can afford it. In fact, it is not possible to say the same […]

No sellout in mid-August: Italians fear high prices

No sellout in mid-August: Italians fear high prices

It won’t be sold out in mid-August. Thanks to the international breakthrough, we cannot talk about a real recession in tourism, but the success that many expected before the summer season could not be achieved either. According to data from the Ministry of Tourism, the second week of August tends to see Italy as the […]

Inflation is slowing, but spending and holidays stagnate

Inflation is slowing, but spending and holidays stagnate

A new, small, inflation-slowing little drop, hardly “perceived” by Italian families, is now smashed by months of price increases in food, fuel and transport. According to the final data released by Istat, the national consumer price index (NIC), gross tobacco for the whole community in July, is still unchanged on a monthly basis, showing an […]

Going on vacation and leaving one-year-old daughter alone at home: dead

Going on vacation and leaving one-year-old daughter alone at home: dead

The 16-month-old girl died of starvation after being left alone at home by her mother, who decided to go on vacation without bothering to entrust her daughter to a relative or friend. A terrifying story from Cleveland, Ohio (United States) that inevitably brings thoughts to the situation of Alessia Pifferi and little Diana, who was […]

Umbrellas and sunbeds for 40 euros a day: the most expensive summer ever

Umbrellas and sunbeds for 40 euros a day: the most expensive summer ever

We are a little over forty days away from the summer of 2023, the most anticipated period of the year and synonymous with rest, relaxation and – this year – price increases. Because inflation does not go on vacation and we see its effects, albeit under the umbrella (if we can afford it). With a […]

Dear travellers Summer vacation has become a luxury: 500 euros more per family Summer vacation in 2023 will cost 40% more than in 2022. All increases: +30% for accommodation, +10% for transportation, +20% for beach service. Tourist tax also increases by +9.5%

Dear travellers Summer vacation has become a luxury: 500 euros more per family Summer vacation in 2023 will cost 40% more than in 2022. All increases: +30% for accommodation, +10% for transportation, +20% for beach service. Tourist tax also increases by +9.5%

Whether it’s a vacation dedicated to relaxation or adventure, the most important thing is to take a break from routine, to put these complicated years behind you, to say the least. This year, holidaymakers (perhaps they don’t know yet) will have to deal with the expensive summer of 2023, which promises to be heavier than […]

Holiday nightmare, couple sues tour operator: ‘They abandoned us at sea’

Holiday nightmare, couple sues tour operator: ‘They abandoned us at sea’

Five million dollars. This is compensation demanded by a married couple who had a nightmarish experience to say the least on their honeymoon in Hawaii. Alexander Burckle and Elizabeth Webster decided to sue the local tour company, accusing the staff of “leaving them in the ocean while we were snorkeling”. The story, which has appeared […]

Country that canceled religious holiday to buy more guns

Country that canceled religious holiday to buy more guns

The Danish government wants to abolish the religious holiday and use the money saved to boost the country’s defenses, thereby respecting NATO’s commitment to reach an annual military expenditure equal to at least 2 percent of GDP. But the proposal by the executive, led by socialist Mette Frederiksen, caused an uproar, in which not only […]

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