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Living in Italy, from South Africa

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Living in Italy, from China

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Italy

  • Join our community and get to know members of Italy’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Italian expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Rome, Napoli and many other regions

The InterNations Expat Guide for working and living in Italy

Are you an expat working and living in Italy? Or are you preparing to move soon to Rome, Napoli or any other of the Italian international hotspots?

Expat life in Italy has much to offer and provides a great intercultural experience – from discovering the countryside like hot and dry Apulia, full of ancient footsteps left by Greek, Arab, and Norman settlers, learning how Italian people celebrate Ferragosto, up to tasting Italy’s favorite dishes such as minestrone.

We certainly provide other expat communities than our members in Italy with useful information on everyday life. Our guide features a range of topics, from living in Cyprus to living in Costa Rica.

Italy Expat Locations

Naish 1111

Naish 1111

Restaurants & Nightlife

La Fraschetta

La Fraschetta

Restaurants & Nightlife

Il Barone di Porta Romana

Il Barone di Porta Romana

Restaurants & Nightlife

Restaurant Daiichi

Restaurant Daiichi

Restaurants & Nightlife

Latteria Mozzarella Bar

Latteria Mozzarella Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

MAMBO - Aperitivo bar

MAMBO - Aperitivo bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

Peggy Guggenheim

Peggy Guggenheim

Culture & Sights

The American University of Rome

The American University of Rome

International Schools & Education

Working and living in Italy – Valuable Information from A to Z

Moving to and living in Italy requires a wealth of up-to-date, trustworthy information on various aspects of Italian expat life. Living abroad in Italy raises a lot of questions such as: ʺHow do I find the best relocation services for moving to Italy?ʺ, ʺHow do I best deal with "red tape" and Italian bureaucracy?ʺ, ʺWhich international school in Rome should our kids attend?ʺ or, ʺHow do I obtain a work permit for my spouse at the Italian municipality in Milan?ʺ

Collecting all that information on working and living in Italy is quite laborious and time-consuming. Our InterNations Expat Guide for Italy aims to help you and provides you with reliable info on those topics that matter to expats living in Italy. The Guide includes information on many different areas ranging from administration and finance, to culture & sights or food and shopping, up to health-care. Typical questions related to expat life abroad, such as ʺHow do I go about finding some non-touristy restaurants with traditional cuisine?ʺ, will no longer remain unanswered.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Italy. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from living in South Korea to living in USA.

Tips on living and working in Italy –
From language schools to embassies and consulates

Moreover, our expat directory for Italy includes recommended listings of expat institutions and relocation services, e.g. language schools or embassies and consulates. As a member, you’ll also be able to share your experiences of living abroad in Italy with your fellow expats on the InterNations Forum. We are looking forward to welcoming you with a heart-felt Buongiorno from our expats living and working in Italy.

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