Tag Archives: Expat in Italy

Judges

Up the road in Trani today a judge Angela Schiralli will give her decision on whether to remand a group of named executives of Standard and Poor and Fitch rating agency accused of manipulating the markets thereby causing the Sovereign … Continue reading

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Il Rottamatore

Nicholas Farrell is an English writer who lives in Rome and has written a book about Mussolini and is busy on another one discussing how a left wing socialist became a fascist dictator. he also writes for La Voce di … Continue reading

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Doggone

As the Americans would say, Puglia which has been nosing ahead in the abandoned dog statistics ( get the headline ?!) has now jumped way ahead of every other Italian province. We now have more abandoned dogs than anywhere else … Continue reading

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Tempo Brutto

Bad weather. Each year in Italy the summer season is ended by a large storm that sweeps in from the Atlantic and brings thunder, lightening and hail plus torrential rain. It comes either at the end of August or in … Continue reading

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Statistic Sunday

“There are two kinds of statistics, the kind you look up and the kind you make up.” ~Rex Stout. Now normally I take Sunday off as most Sundays we are either out to lunch or entertaining here and I spare … Continue reading

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Flipside of the Coin

There used to be a blogger near Lecce who wrote about living in Puglia but he gave up when he realised that he was starting to seemingly whinge about Italians and their traits which he actually had moved here to … Continue reading

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Driving, IMU, and Scorpions

I could probably dedicate a complete site to driving in Italy and I’m sure we will return to it at a later date. Until then I was sent this last night to illustrate some of the things you find as … Continue reading

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