If you want to expand your knowledge of Italy and Italian, below are
some links to sites that we can recommend!
has an online-translation service for translating a few paragraphs of
text, or a web page. Don't rely on it to compile your CV or love letters,
but it will give the gist of a message.
features an email-based service, useful for correspondence.
Software publish an excellent Italian-English dictionary for the
Psion series of palmtop computers, licensed by Collins.
Tourist Web Guide (ITWG) is an excellent site with reviews and information
on destinations within Italy, plus events, hotel and travel information,
special offers, and even online shopping for authentic Italian products.
The WorldBy.com series
are an excellent range of websites focussed on the major Italian tourist
destination cities, providing comprehensive tourist information and
online reservations for each.
Individual sites are at italyby.com,
florenceby.com or tuscany.net.
contains up-to-date information on destinations, festivals, concerts,
and other events.
Italy Online is another site with wide-ranging information on Italy.
And as for destinations,
one beautiful haven that the Italians have managed to keep to themselves
If you want to fly to Italy,
Easyjet, and Ryanair
all offer budget flights, while British
Airways, Alitalia and Gandalf
Airlines offer scheduled direct flights from the UK.
site contains useful information for those who are driving in Italy,
including an interactive
is the official Italian Rail Network site, where you can check timetables
and buy tickets online.
Major Italian Newspapers
online include La Stampa, La
Repubblica, and Corriere Della
is an Internet portal site which features an English-language Cappuccino
Of the many radio stations
online, Radio Deejay is a very popular
commercial radio station who broadcast on the web in both audio and
There are many sites which
feature pre-set lessons that you can study online.
The BBC offer both Talk
Italian, an online course by with video and audio resources, and
feature pre-set lessons similar to a listen-and-learn cassette course,
e Domani feature some online lessons with audio,
to Speak Italian offers lessons with an alternative subject matter
You can find Italian Recipes
at the Berkeley
SOAR Archives, and also at About.com
Italia is an online store for fine Italian wares
If you find that any of these
links are broken, or have a site to suggest, please contact