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Cell Phone Usage in Europe | What You Need to Know

Cell Phone Usage in Europe Cell phone usage in Europe is not as difficult as you might think. We have visited Italy several times and each time we purchased a SIM (subscriber identification module) card once in Italy rather than using an international plan with our US provider. I wanted to do a post about traveling with your smartphone as we have received many questions about this topic. I hope this will help you prior […]

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Practical Guide: how to travel together 24/7, ouritalianjourney.com
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Practical Guide: How to Travel Together 24/7

Traveling Together Traveling is truly one of the most amazing things you can do with your spouse/partner. You will create memories that you will cherish forever. Gary and I will be married 39 years this November. We have a different history than most married couples and our friends often laugh about it.   This post contains affiliate links. Our Italian Journey will receive a small commission from purchases made through links at no extra cost […]

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Parking in Rome, Hysterical and Creative Ways; ouritalianjourney.com
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Parking in Rome: Hysterical & Creative Ways

Parking in Rome Parking in Rome is not an easy task. After all, Rome is the third busiest city in Europe. And to top it off, the difficulty of finding parking make mobility in the Eternal City even more complicated and chaotic. Gary and I walk almost everywhere and when we are not walking, we take the train or metro. We started to notice the various and funny ways people were parking while in Rome. […]

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One-Year Adventure

Highlights from our One-Year Adventure So Far

Highlights from our One-Year Adventure So Far Gary and I both feel so blessed to be granted this one-year adventure and it is all possible due to his obtaining dual citizenship through Jure Sanguinis (bloodline) from his grandfather. For those that know us well, we have been living through this journey what seems to be forever; but only since November 2015. We even sold our home, furniture, cars and most all our possessions back in […]

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New Changes for Dual Citizenship Now in Effect, ouritalianjurney.com
Dual Citizenship

New Changes for Dual Citizenship Now in Effect

New Changes for Citizenship New changes for dual citizenship with Italy went into effect on December 4, 2018. Ones of these changes include linguistic criteria.   This post contains affiliate links. Our Italian Journey will receive a small commission from purchases made through links at no extra cost to you. Thank you for your support!   I can’t tell you how lucky I feel to have received my citizenship prior to this change. Of course, I […]

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