Living in Italy offers expats a culturally rich life in a country that has a fascinating history. The country is littered with various churches, monuments, museums and famous works of art and is a fascinating place to live and work. They are also well known for their love of food. Italian cuisine is famed in almost every city throughout the world.
Italy is a member of the European Union and uses the Euro as its currency.
It is very easy to live and work here if you are from a country within the EU. However, citizens from extra-EU countries are required to apply for visas and work permits.
Climate is mediterranean : hot, dry summers and cool, wet winters. Snow falls in the north in winter, and summer in the south can be extremely hot.
Italian is the language but English, a language that is widely spoken in the larger cities .