Italy

Italians on the whole believe in living life to the fullest. They laugh, shout, cry and argue at the top of their voices in public. They are always blasting their horns if you drive too slow. However they never take themselves too seriously and the Italian sense of humour is ever present.
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18 Things You Should Know Before Visiting Italy

Italians do not understand sarcasm or being ironic. Their sense of humor is more “slapstick,” unless they’ve spent time in England or had an American girlfriend. 1. Italian men have a reputation for being family oriented and for being wonderful lovers. They’re also famous for being cheaters, liars, and scammers. Dating in Italy can be a lot […]

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Italian Dating Etiquette

Italy has earned a good reputation for its traditional dating etiquette that could often lead to a successful marriage proposal. The country boasts a conservative culture where 70 percent of prospective couples marry for raising children. Italian boys and girls are good-looking as well as romantic, and people from other countries want to date Italians […]

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Italian Traditions And Etiquettes

All countries have peculiar social customs and Italy is no exception. As a foreigner you’ll probably be excused if you accidentally insult your host, but you may not be invited again.   Italians are stereotypically viewed as being a hot-blooded, intense Mediterranean people with a close-knit family structure and a passion for food and wine. […]

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Italian Society And Culture

Appearances matter in Italy. The way you dress can indicate your social status, your family’s background, and your education level. First impressions are lasting impressions in Italy. The concept of ‘bella figura‘ or good image is important to Italians. They unconsciously assess another person’s age and social standing in the first few seconds of meeting them, often before any […]

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Italy People And Culture

Italians on the whole believe in living life to the fullest. They laugh, shout, cry and argue at the top of their voices in public. They are always blasting their horns if you drive too slow. However they never take themselves too seriously and the Italian sense of humour is ever present. People Italians are […]