Italian dream

move to italy checklist

If you are planning a move to Italy then creating your own Move to Italy Checklist is a Must! I have always thought of myself as a forgetful person. As a child I'd be sent to the local milk bar with a list of things to buy only to return shortly after having forgotten to […] Read More

italian dream

 'Maybe one day we'll find the place where our dream and reality meet'  ~ Winter is on it's way with temperatures dropping down to one degree (that's celsius ) outside. The italian dream is getting cold. Last week we had our first heavy snow, making us realize that the pathetic efforts we have been making […] Read More

italian dream

Italian Dream 'Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life' Anna Akhmatova It's there instantly, the flash and widening of  the eyes, pupils dilate. The slight movement towards me almost imperceptible unless you watch for it. At the service station filling up with petrol, at the supermarket chatting to the […] Read More

'Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you imagined' Henry David Thoreau Yes, we are moving to Italy! No we haven't sold our house yet... everyone seems to be asking us when we are leaving and I have to say I don't know! We have been planning and working towards this […] Read More

When Sam said let’s go and live in Italy way back in 2004, I had an instant vision of rolling Tuscan hills and strolls around Florence with our perfectly presented children. Enjoying gelato and café and taking in the delights of the Italy I fell in love with during my single backpacking days. Of course […] Read More