Italian News

So, it’s probably not the stuff you’d find on the front page of the dailies in Italy, but it’s Italian news nonetheless.

Good news for anyone who’s looking for more time than a two-week vacation in Italy, but isn’t quite sure they want to become permanent residents: Foreigners can now live in Italy for study or work for up to three months without the dreaded stay permit (permesso di soggiorno). It’s not […]

Visa Change: No Work Permits Required for 3 Month Stays

Want to learn your way around one of Italy’s cities while also adding a little whimsy to your home? Why not pick up a fly swatter in the form of Milan’s street system? It even comes in four fashionable colors. Remember my post about crazy fun Italian festivals? Jackie found […]

Italian News Snippets: 05.12.07

Some Italian news tidbits for an April Sunday:   When a real estate agent tries to sell you an “unspoilt” piece of land in Abruzzo, make sure it’s not the site of an illegal toxic waste dump. A new Italian reality show has put the whole “Mama’s boy” idea on […]

Italian News Snippets: 04.22.07

Some Italian news snippets for your reading pleasure:   It’s not like we haven’t heard this before, but now it seems more true than ever – Venice Under Water in “Few Decades” This is recycling at its best – Italy Invents “Apple Paper” Palermo will get to take its Easter […]

Italian News Snippets: 04.13.07