I just got back from two fantastico weeks in Italy -- and not one of the airlines I flew lost a single piece of my luggage.
Of course, I didn't give them the chance.
I put everything I needed in a roller-board and a small "personal item" sized carryon -- and so did my wife and daughter. It can be done, if you pack lightly. And if your spouse is still skeptical, you might suggest that the huge bags she wants to bring will probably cause those Venetian water taxis to tip over.
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