Should you travel to Italy at the moment?

As a second Covid-19 wave looms, is it a good time to visit Italy?

Verona from Castel San Pietro (Photo by Z S on Unsplash)

Last week, as temperatures soared to 40C and a number of Italian cities were placed on a heatwave red alert, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte sought parliamentary approval to extend the state of emergency in Italy. The extension (the existing provision expired on 31 July), gives Conte…