Moving

Houses on sale at 1 euro
Monday, July 28TH, 2014 by
  Would you be happy to pay 1 euro for a house in Italy? It’s a dream for many, mostly the youngster who find it difficult to buy a house. It’s a dream that can come true thanx to the initiative of some Italian “comuni”, municipalities, that want to combat the desertion of some towns and revive...
Cost of Living in Italy
Friday, January 31TH, 2014 by
(Prices last updated January 2014)   A common question asked in our forum is "How much do I need to earn to live comfortably in Italy?"  We thought it would be a good idea to have an article here on the website to answer it.  A few caveats. The answers come from a number of users...
Moving from the UK to Italy - Part 6
Monday, June 06TH, 2011 by
  By mid September, we were settling into the house, the children were attending school and we were actively searching for work. We had days that were very positive, when we'd been pro-active in delivering the translated CV's to various workplaces and the children were making friends and...
Moving from the UK to Italy - Part 5
Monday, January 10TH, 2011 by
Fay: Moving from the UK to Italy   This is part five of Fay's story. You can also read part 1, part 2, part 3 and part 4.   We all had succumbed to a good deep sleep and woke happily remembering we'd finally arrived at our 'first home' in Italy, all be it a campsite! It was also...
Italian Life in a Small Town
Monday, October 11TH, 2010 by
When thinking about owning a property in Italy it's nearly impossible not to picture the typical farm house in the country, most likely in the Tuscan style, surrounded only by hills and an ocean of green grass. This image reflects what the majority of non-Italians look for when they consider buying...
Are you ready to move to Italy?
Friday, October 01TH, 2010 by
Moving to Italy : Moving to Italy : Rome   Here are some tips on how to make it easier to start a new life in Italy. Moving to Italy is a thrilling opportunity, but also one that requires courage and dedication. You should find ways to make relocating easier such as hiring...
Moving from the UK to Italy - Part 4
Tuesday, September 28TH, 2010 by
This is part 4 of Fay's story of moving to Italy. You can find part 1 here and part 2 here and part 3 here. Part 5 is here. Remember that you can send us your travel diary, expat experiences and any other story you have about staying in Italy.   Italian countryside   The alarm...
Moving from the UK to Italy - Part 3
Saturday, August 28TH, 2010 by
This is part 3 of Fay's story of moving to Italy. You can find part 1 here and part 2 here. Remember that you can send us your travel diary, expat experiences and any other story you have about staying in Italy.     Piazza Grande in Montepulciano   Derek and I talked,...
Travelling to Italy with Your Pet
Monday, August 09TH, 2010 by
Would you like to visit Italy, but don’t want to leave your beloved pet behind? No problem! Here are some requirements when it comes to bringing your furry friend along for the ride, as well as some tips to make it as easy as possible. In general Italians aren’t a nation of pet lovers, although...
Sculptor and Artist David Booker
Wednesday, July 28TH, 2010 by
David Booker Originally from Australia and having studied in Sydney and Hobart in Tasmania, David Booker has held many exhibitions of his drawings and sculptures.  His current graphite and pastel drawings exhibition, entitled 'Castelli di Cartone' features empty cartons and 100% recyclable natural...

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