Thinking of getting married in italy?
Thinking of getting married in italy?

Thinking of getting married in italy?

Thinking of getting married in Italy? Well I recommend Lucca for the perfect italian wedding. Its obviously the perfect tuscany wedding, warm weather, relax city, streets to wanna around, no cars, food to die for, and plenty of great sightseeing to be done. Lucca is Such a relax tuscan town, a short ride for the dull over tourist Pisa, is Lucca, 4 euro ride ont he bus gets you here, you arrive to the city walls which still in close the city. Once you enter those walls you are... 

The boy who changed Italians – Nicholas Green

The boy who changed Italians – Nicholas Green

After finding out about this story, I had to reveal it, it’s one of those stories, that isnt told. – Or to us expats, isnt told enough. The boy who changed Italy At the end of September 1994 a seven-year old American boy, Nicholas Green (9 Sept 1987 – 1 Oct 1994), was shot and killed in an attempted automobile robbery on the autostrada in Calabria. Following the tragic event his parents decided to donate his organs; five people received his major organs and two... 

La festa a totti

La festa a totti

La Fifa prepara la festa a Totti: “Auguri leggenda vivente” http://www.romatoday.it/sport/compleanno-totti-auguri-fifa.html Francesco is 38 this year, and give homage to El Captaino.. FIFa are going host a special ceremony. here’s a look back on the god career… Happy Birthday Totti, for the 27th September Italian links.. La Gazzenta Della Sport http://www.gazzetta.it/Calcio/Serie-A/Roma/21-09-2014/roma-fifa-festeggia-totti-auguri-una-leggenda-vivente-calcio-compleanno-90514325972.shtml Share... 

Biscotti ti amo! ❤❤❤

Biscotti ti amo! ❤❤❤

Biscotti.INNOCENTI Biscotti ti amo, biscotti love, fall in love with these biscotti’s…. total amazing, totally forgot about this place, hard to find but well worth the effort, when visiting roma. (rome you brits). Check out the video… If not the best, one of the best places in Rome to eat biscuits (cookies!) buon Ferragosto! of course find them at this Address.. Via della Luce 21 Roma Also you use EatingItalyFoodTours if you want to have a walking around... 

Walney to Whitby Coast to Coast Route

Walney to Whitby Coast to Coast Route

Walney to Whitby cycle route Coast to Coast route for road bikes Coast to Coast Road bike route 3 men, 3 road bikes in 3 days! The UK coast to coast, back in the uk to do it – July 2014 W 2 W cycle route – no.70 THE FULL STORY DAY ONE Three of us decided to ride the coast to coast route from Walney to Whitby-on-wear on road bikes, over a period of 3 days. We set out carrying all our luggage in rucksacks on our backs, our rucksack’s consisting of 3 changes... 

Beers in Rome or from Roma

Beers in Rome or from Roma

Beers from Rome, made in around Rome and Lazio, me and my firends like to try new beers when we see one, this can be in a pub, or from the local supermarket, I recently picked up a birra da rome from a little supermarket here in Rome, amazingly the price for the beer was over 4 euros in a supermarket That got me interested, why so much, the bottle design was beautifully, black with a good label, what makes you choose your beer you drink? or pick a new beer? – anyhow after... 

Frascati… porchetta and great wine

Frascati… porchetta and great wine

Reasons to visit Frascati! – spend an afternoon among the gods in frascati 1. The prime dish is the porchetta – roasted suckling pig Frascati Porchetta is probably the best i have ever tasted! unexpectedly though the crackly was poor! it wasn’t solid at all! more like uncooked bacon! The whole pig has bee grilled over open fire for longer then 48 hours, which give it a wonderful crust and an extremely juicy meat. check out this blog on italian food: -http://nordenberlin.wordpress.com/tag/porchetto/ Lena... 

Lucca in September for a italian wedding

Lucca in September for a italian wedding

Planning a trip back to italy, with Lucca been the top destination for an all italian wedding, well, scottish mix italiano wedding.. within the walls of the ancient city.. how nice.. roberto and jenni… (see there blog here :- http://robert978.wordpress.com/) But before that can happen, we need to sort our accomodation? any one got any great ideas, tips, places to stay, websites they used.. budget is the issue… Plus any cool things we should do… what films have... 

I am Legend Film Location

I am Legend Film Location

I am Legend 2007 Film Set Locations Recently visited the mighty NY, the big apple, New York Babe, and amongst many sight seeing locations, some of the famous movie locations were top priority for myself. I am Legend, is great film, set in New York, Robert Neville (Will Smith) is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world.... 

How to make the perfect Spaghetti Carbonara

How to make the perfect Spaghetti Carbonara

How to make carbonara the italian way! Pasta Carbonara, spaghetti carbonara as we called it! Whats the secret to this simply dish. This is one of my fav’s, and really simply to make and quick. Don’t bother with a sauce for this, you make the sauce far better and cheaper yourself. “Carbonara is the Italian word for ‘charcoal burner’, so some people believe this dish was first made for charcoal workers in the Apennine mountains. The general view now, though,... 

As Roma US tour announced

As Roma US tour announced

As Roma have just announced next year pre-season tour fixtures in the mighty US of A. AS Roma (USA Tour for 2014) Dates begining – 26.07.14 – 4.08.14 vs Milan, Inter, Man Utd, Man City, Real Madrid, Liverpool & Olympiakos Wow should be good! The games will be played in 12 cities across the United States — Dallas, Washington DC, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Denver, Miami, Phoenix, Charlotte, Ann Arbor, Hartford, New York and Philadelphia. The tentative schedule for... 

After the Fall – Silvio Berlusconi Interview

After the Fall – Silvio Berlusconi Interview

Silvio Berlusconi gives his first interview after the fall The Sunday Times has a wonderfully article of the fall of Silvio berlusconi, Italy’s president, senator, convicted of sexual offences and tax fraud. Hate by most Italians, the man who controlled ac milan, and the ria tv network in italy, which needs a complete update if you ask me. The man who had underage sex, dated models, took drugs, gives away all his secrets. Some of the article here on the sunday times website. http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/Magazine/article1365327.ece Italy’s... 

Italy vs England Rome this march

Italy vs England Rome this march

15th March will see us brits in rome for the six nations clash against italianos Get your tickets here:- http://www.federugby.it/ Wanted in Rome has 2 tickets up for grabs right now! – here http://www.wantedinrome.com/news/2002866/win-six-nations-rugby-tickets-in-rome.html Wanted in Rome has two free tickets to give away for the Italy-Scotland Six Nations rugby match at the Stadio Olimpico (Tibuna Tevere seats) on 22 February at 14.30. I’ve put an entry in my self... 

Park of monsters

Park of monsters

Parco dei monsters!, sacro bosco – bomarzo! Bosco Sacro (Sacred grove) or, locally, Bosco dei Mostri (“Monsters’ Grove”), named after the many larger-than-life sculptures, some sculpted in the bedrock, which populate this predominantly barren landscape. Some history, this garden dates back to 1552, The park of Bomarzo was intended not to please, but to astonish, and like many Mannerist works of art, its symbolism is arcane; for example, one large sculpture... 

Let’s all #bespontaneous!

Let’s all #bespontaneous!

I the, theitalianj0b loves living lastminute.com I want to be Spontaneity Champion, because? So I wanted to enter this lastminute.com competition to go travelling last minute for the whole year. The criteria been below… “Would you like to lead a more exciting and spontaneous life? To sample a world filled with unforgettable moments? Then we’ve got the ideal opportunity for you. We’re looking for someone special to become our Spontaneity Champion. If that’s you,... 

  • About me and my life in Rome

    The reason for this blog, simply to tell people, how everyday life is like in Italy. Rome is where we live now, we moved here from Hull, UK. On October 10, by a mass roadtrip across europe, me, my dog and the wife, in search of happiness in Italy. I have given up everything to be here in rome with my wife! she has the job here! I am just a tourist now! I want to keep you up-to-date with my joys, my worries, my life as it happens, via this blog! real accounts, of how life can be and life can be so !!! You know!