Expat blogs in Italy

Few resources can build a better picture of life in Italy than the expat blogs maintained by already established foreigners. Whether these writers are recounting great challenges, relaying roll-on-the-floor funny encounters, delivering crucial advice and important tips or reaching out to those around them, their insight affords others a unique and personal glimpse into their new community.

Best Expat Blogs in Italy

Ciao Mr

Pete Coles is a Brit living in Italy. His blog is a lighthearted account of expat life in Milan and travelling around Italy.

Nationality: British

Vino Vita Viaggi

Diana Skok Corridori is an American expat from Texas living in northern Italy with her Roman husband and two children. Her blog focuses on life in Italy, travel and food and wine. 

Nationality: American

Maremma Tuscany

Elisa is an Australian journalist who came to Tuscany for a year, and fell in love. Not one to keep paradisical holiday destinations to herself, this is her travel blog about the infinitely beautiful Tuscan Maremma.

Nationality: Australian
Maremma Tuscany - An Italy expat blog

Sunshine and Tomatoes

Amy, a twenty-something British expat, maintains this blog about her life as an English teacher in the Puglia region of southern Italy. It's full of colourful stories about fashion, travel and food and has stunning pictures of life in Italy.

Nationality: British
Sunshine and Tomatoes - The blog of a British expat in Italy

This Italian Life

A great blog by a young American woman who moved to Italy for love and is now married to her Italian stallion. She writes about cooking, learning Italian, reading, observing business, socializing and Italian weddings, amongst other things, and enjoys comparing and contrasting Italy and America.

Nationality: American
This Italian Life - An American expat blog in Italy

A Hotchpotch Hijabi in Italy

This colourful blog by Sarah, an Anglo-Muslim English teacher living in Bologna, contains interesting thoughts, entertaining experiences and advice on a wide range of topics from travelling in Italy to cultural observations, Islam and education.
Nationality: British
A Hotchpotch Hijabi in Italy

John P. Brady

John P. Brady is an Irishman living in Italy. This is his relocation blog about life in this phenomenal, radiant, chaotic and appetising country.

Nationality: Irish
John P Brady - An Italy expat blog

Questa Dolce Vista

Jasmine is a freelance writer, foodie and fashionista from Canada living "the sweet life" in Bergamo, Italy. Her fun and clolourful blog highlights her delectable Italian experiences.

Nationality: Canadian 

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