This article was written by Lizzie Fane, published on 29th January 2010 and has been read 22319 times.
It’s simple, really. Picture this: you open your front door in the morning to be bathed in bright sunlight.
You step outside, hop on your bicycle and head along to your local for the usual caffè and cornetto before work/university. At lunchtime, armed with a fresh panino, you sit on the church steps in a piazza and watch the world go by. Evenings are spent at an apperitivo with friends and then out and about dancing or listening to live music all’aperto. Apart from the art, culture, delicious food and wine and the friendliest, most welcoming people you could hope to find, there is also one of the most enviable lifestyles imaginable...