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The Greenest Italian Towns

The year’s end is fast approaching. It’s a time when many choose to reflect on the months gone by and to set your 2020 goals. So, if you are thinking about relocating abroad, you could start from this list of the greenest destinations in Italy compiled by Legambiente, the Italian environmentalist association. In their report, Ecosistema Urbano, they… Read More »

Italy: New Eldorado for Pensioners from all Around the World?

What’s the best place to retire abroad? Italy, of course! Or even better, the South of Italy. Especially since when the country has introduced the Flat Tax for pensioners, which consists in very favourable tax conditions to encourage Italian and non-Italian retirees to move to the peninsula, as Portugal did in 2009. As part of the 2019 Annual… Read More »

Which is the most beautiful town in Italy?

Italy is rich in history and tradition and, behind every corner, from North to South, lies a small jewel to be discovered. But which is the most beautiful of all? Difficult to choose, but Petralia Soprana, in the province of Palermo, has been elected as the most beautiful town in Italy 2019. The Madonite municipality beat Subiaco (Lazio)… Read More »

Italy Is Offering Historic Buildings for Free: How to Get One

Are you ready to own your “surreal estate” in Italy and start a business? In the past it was lighthouses. Now Italy’s State Property Agency (Agenzia del Demanio) along with the Ministry of Cultural Heritage are giving away 103 abandoned historic sites all over the country. This means masserias, small railway stations, castles, monasteries, roadman’s houses and towers… Read More »