Following Our Hearts to a New Life in Irresistible Italy

Following Our Hearts to a New Life in Irresistible Italy

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June 18, 2017

For my husband, Bryan, and I, Italy had long been a favorite vacation spot of ours. And with each visit, we imagined what it would be like to live there. We'd return home after our two-week vacation longing for the piazzas (public squares) where folks gathered and enjoyed each other's company...

Enjoying Italian Life With an Airbnb Income in Piedmont

Enjoying Italian Life With an Airbnb Income in Piedmont

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June 18, 2017

"Looking from our balcony I see the valley with the green mountains that touch the clouds in spring and summer. Our village below has stood through time and the fields above our house are filled with Alpine wildflowers of every color," says Lisa Chiodo, who, together with her husband Sam and their two children, Carina and Luca, now lives in Piedmont, Italy.

Blog and Enjoy Luxury Travel on Someone Else’s Dime

Blog and Enjoy Luxury Travel on Someone Else’s Dime

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June 7, 2017

Six years ago, I was a lobbyist. It was a stressful job, and let's face it, politics is like watching sausages being made—you really don't want to know what's inside. So, I came up with an exit plan. I wanted to create a better lifestyle for myself. I wanted more adventure. I wanted to travel more. I wanted to be in control of my own destiny.