Focaccia…for breakfast?

Focaccia…for breakfast?

All my life I’ve been a breakfast lover. As a kid I would devour toaster strudels and pop tarts. In fact I ate so many toaster strudels in my early years that the thought of even looking at them now makes me a bit queasy (although I’ll admit, I still miss the fun of making […]

Autumn Events in Genoa

Autumn Events in Genoa

When I first moved to Genoa I was really disheartened by the lack of events. Coming from Bologna where culture just happened almost as a matter of course,  the absence of events in Genoa was a real shock. Where were all the events? Why was nothing happening? The problem was that it was August, a time of the […]

How I Got an Italian Work Visa

How I Got an Italian Work Visa

One of the hardest parts about moving to Italy for a non-EU citizen is finding a legal way to stay, usually in the form of a study or Italian work visa. Over the years of blogging, I’ve received countless messages from readers about how to stay in Italy in the long-term. You might have everything else […]