Creating an inspiring Italian Garden

Creating an inspiring Italian Garden

If you’ve watched Monti Don’s Italian gardens on TV, or seen photos of an Italian palace, farmhouse and lakeside gardens, you might be looking forward to having an Italian garden of your own. Visiting gardens in the area you plan to live can be a great design...
My experience of Italian healthcare

My experience of Italian healthcare

Following a ride in an ambulance to the Emergency department this month, I can share first-hand what’s it’s like to use the Italian healthcare system. Since writing my previous article about “How to get healthcare in Italy”, which you can read here I have had to use...
Guide to buying property in Liguria, Italy

Guide to buying property in Liguria, Italy

You don’t have to be a celebrity to walk the red carpet or to afford a property in the picture-perfect Liguria region. Approaching Liguria from the sea the villages look like beautiful film sets. It’s easy to see why it is one of the most popular holiday destinations...
Traditional summer events in Italy

Traditional summer events in Italy

An Italian summer is full of local events, usually involving great food and free concerts in the town piazzas. But what is a festa, sagra, notte bianca, carnivale, palio and corteo storico? Summer events (eventi estate) in Italy are mostly traditional celebrations...
Houses of the Itria Valley, Apulia, Italy

Houses of the Itria Valley, Apulia, Italy

The Itria Valley is the most popular area in Apulia for British house buyers and tourists alike. Three towns I like to take family to see are Alberobello, Martina Franca and the famous “White City” of Ostuni. The Itria Valley (in Italian: Valle d’Itria) is an...
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