The Holy Week is a period packed with local rites and traditions, as these pictures of Easter in Italy seek to show.
Goats are funny, inventive, loving and entertaining animals that can be used for a lot of things. That makes goat farming in Italy popular. But not among olive growers.
Italy is famous for its religious festivals and one of the most bizarre is undoubtedly the Cocullo snake festival.
Presepe nativity scenes play an important role in Italian Christmas celebrations