Dating & Making Friends

Are Italian Men More Romantic?

Are Italian Men More Romantic?

It’s the question so many people ask me when I tell them I moved to Italy. In this piece I wrote for my column A Life Romantic in Romeing magazine I share with you the reality of dating in Rome…

Where to Party in Italy in Summer

Where to Party in Italy in Summer

Want to drink Prosecco over aperitivo, flirt with locals and dance until dawn? Don’t go to the big cities in summer. Here’s where to party in Italy during the summer months of July and August!

6 Ways to Compliment or Flirt in Italian

6 Ways to Compliment or Flirt in Italian

Got yourself a new Italian lover? Hoping to find one on a life-changing vacation in Italy? Or are you simply just looking to be culturally courteous on your next Italian holiday? Allora, these tips will be invaluable…

How to Fool an Italian into Thinking You’re Local

How to Fool an Italian into Thinking You’re Local

Heading on vacation to Rome, Florence, Venice, Milan or any other city in Italy? Italians often make fun of tourists because they say they can spot a non-Italian a mile off, whether it be for their lack of style or their tendency to fall for tourist traps as opposed to living and eating like a local. Here’s how to blend in a little more…