Looking for a little La dolce vita?
Virtually explore Italy with locals to decide where to go and what to see during your next trip to Italy. From hidden gems to popular destinations discover authentic Italian charm with those who know and love it best, Italians!
We’re Paolo and Brandy. Together we have been traveling across Italy for over a decade. After becoming dual Italian American citizens we moved to Italy to live out our early retirement dreams. Now we travel to Italy’s most popular destinations and explore hidden gems full time from our home base in the Italian Alps. We made ALOR Italy for anyone hoping to move to Italy, or simply visit Italy for a little la dolce vita.
What’s on ALOR Italy
On ALOR Italy we share helpful information about visiting Italy from Driving in Italy to How to Use a Bidet. Looking to move to Italy? You’ll also find information about dual citizenship, renovating a house in Italy, and what it’s like to live in Italy. Plus, see photo galleries from top travel destinations to hidden gems across Italy in our Pictures of Italy feature.
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Many of the questions we get here on ALOR Italy deal with one thing, travel anxiety triggered by visiting Italy for the first time. So… Read more
The last capital of the Western Roman Empire, what Ravenna is famous for in Emilia-Romagna, Italy is Dante’s Tomb and Byzantine mosaics. Read more
“The Boot” and “Bel Paese” are a few of the nicknames for Italy. See how many nicknames for Italy, Italian regions and Italian cities you know. Quiz & List. Read more
Will front runners for the best pizza in Turin, Italy like Sestogusto, Libery Pizza & Artigianal Beer, Patrick Ricci, or TELLIA® make the list of… Read more
See what the five autonomous regions of Italy are and what it means for Sicily to be an autonomous region in Italy. Read more