Retire in Praia a Mare, Italy

Retire in Praia a Mare, Italy

Love Italy but hate the crowds?   Been to enough museums and churches?   If you want a warm beach and a nice quiet place to spend a cold winter, you just might want to retire in Praia a Mare, Italy.  Located on the top of the “foot” of Italy, this great...
Retire in Rome, Italy

Retire in Rome, Italy

Photo By Paolo Fefe’ via StockPholio.com Well, maybe not right in the center of the city but how about retiring in the Parioli neighborhood?  One of Rome’s most elegant residential sections, you will find beautiful open green spaces and some really fine...
Retire in Syracuse, Sicily!

Retire in Syracuse, Sicily!

Photo By ro431977 via StockPholio.com We picked Syracuse Sicily!   Siracusa sits on the east coast of the island (right off Italy’s toe) for the weather, culture, history, food, and location.    Syracuse has mild, but wet, winters and hot dry summers and...
Retire in Brescia, Italy

Retire in Brescia, Italy

Before we even get started, watch this amazing video about Brescia to put a picture in your mind! In the north of Italy, midway between Verona and Milan, lies Brescia. (Pronounced bresh-ia)  A metropolitan area of about 1.5 million people, Brescia has been an...
A visit to Sardinia, Italy

A visit to Sardinia, Italy

Photo By Patrick Nouhailler via StockPholio.com If you are looking for a relaxing place in the Mediterranean, consider a visit to Sardinia, Italy.  In 1980, my sister and her US Navy husband had a baby while stationed in La Maddalena, Sardinia.   My mother and I...