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  • Food, General Info

    Grocery Shopping in Italy

    Grocery shopping in Italy is an event all its own. You must bring your own bag to put your groceries in or you get charged about $.12€ for each bag. That can…

  • Words of Advice

    Words of Advice – Our August Nightmare

    Learn From Our Mistake; Words of Advice   I have posted previously on June 2014, under TRAVEL TIPS to be aware that thing close in August. Not everything – but somethings, especially small stores.…

  • Places to Visit

    Castle di Torrechiara, Parma

    Torrechiara Castle In the Providence of Emilia-Romagna The Torrechiara Castle stands on the hills of Torrechiara, near Langhirano which is about 18 km from Parma. This is the most spectacular and well-preserved…

  • Italy 411
    General Info, Tips

    What is Italy 411?

    Italy 411 Italy 411 is set up to help you navigate through Italian rules and regulations. Unfortunately, Italy’s regulations and rules change rather quickly. We will endeavor to keep you up-to-date as…