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Forum: Italy
Jan 18th 2008, 6:31 am
Replies: 95
Views: 20,004
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Anyone in North Italy

I'll send you a message with it on :thumbup:
Carrie
Forum: Italy
Nov 8th 2007, 6:50 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,693
Posted By CarrieW

Re: driving in Italy, the definitive guide......

Another great list MattyC - you should start a book! :rofl:

I never forget the first time I saw someone here riding a bike down a busy street on a rainy day and holding an umbrella - priceless!...
Forum: Italy
Nov 8th 2007, 6:43 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,037
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Looking for new friends in Padova

For us it was my husbands work - the company he works for is global with an office in the UK and the head office here, so when the chance to move over came up we went for it - no regrets at all :). ...
Forum: Italy
Nov 6th 2007, 9:33 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,022
Posted By CarrieW

Re: my rules on Italian customer service

Excellent list! :rofl: Sounds like you are now truly bitter and twisted by your experiences here!

Guarantees on goods are a mystery to us right now. ....

We bought a portable air con unit in...
Forum: Italy
Nov 4th 2007, 12:58 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By CarrieW

Re: HELP NEEDED for integrating in VICENZA!

Hi there,

When we moved over in July 2006 we used an agent in Vicenza who is Italian but spoke fluent English. She also helped us with bills etc. If you are still looking for a place in the area...
Forum: Italy
Nov 4th 2007, 12:48 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,037
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Looking for new friends in Padova

Ciao!

We are not in Padova but not too far away, in Vicenza. My husband and I are both English (originally from London) and have been living here for 1 1/2 years now.

Have just joined the 'new...
Forum: Italy
Nov 4th 2007, 12:39 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 655
Posted By CarrieW

Re: msg for Carrie W

Ciao Emily.

Thanks for thinking of me :). Glad to hear you are getting settled.

Well, on 10th October our little girl, Elena, arrived into the world, weighing 3.5kg and is absolutely perfect. ...
Forum: Italy
Oct 3rd 2007, 2:37 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 899
Posted By CarrieW

Re: In which part of VICENZA should we live?

I agree that a car is a pretty strong necessity if you do not live in a town centre - where we live in the hills surrounding Vicenza we get a couple of buses a day and there are no shops, schools or...
Forum: Italy
Oct 3rd 2007, 2:34 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 5,162
Posted By CarrieW

Re: British Food Shop - Verona

Hiya,

Have replied to your e-mail with the website address of the shop in Verona.

Ciao
Carrie
Forum: Italy
Sep 18th 2007, 2:27 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,056
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Work in italy

Hi Mark,

Probably the most common route for someone in your situation is to teach English - might be worth contacting some language schools as many of them are currently looking for tutors for the...
Forum: Italy
Sep 17th 2007, 2:36 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Moving to Firenze/Pregnant

Hi there,

Have replied to your other post on here and sent you an e-mail with some weblinks that I hope may be useful to you.

Good luck with your move and pregnancy
Carrie
Forum: Italy
Sep 17th 2007, 2:16 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By CarrieW

Re: hello again!

Hi there Dinelec - congratulations on your good news too :)

The Italian website for the baby shop 'Prenatal' has a list of hospitals and what is offered at each that you can search through - be...
Forum: Italy
Sep 17th 2007, 11:49 am
Replies: 872
Views: 207,220
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Getting SKY Tv in Italy

Our UK video has worked fine on the couple of occasions I have wanted to record something here. Have you tried looking on your video manufacturers website for a PDF the instruction book?
Forum: Italy
Sep 14th 2007, 8:35 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,272
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Help!

Hi Julie,

Welcome to the red tape of Italy! :thumbup:

My husband is in a similar situation where he is paid by his company still in the UK and not here, so he has continued to pay tax and...
Forum: Italy
Sep 8th 2007, 6:47 am
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By CarrieW

Re: hello again!

Hi Emily,

Good luck with the move :thumbsup: and congratulations on your impending new arrival (we are 4 weeks off the birth of our first baby, so if I can be of any help with info in that respect...
Forum: Italy
Aug 2nd 2007, 6:58 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 892
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Sat Nav

I assume you have checked TomTom? We have the Italy maps for our PDA and I think all of Italy is covered on that.
Forum: Italy
Aug 2nd 2007, 9:59 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,557
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Just wanted to introduce myself...

Hi there - welcome to the site! The more the merrier!!

Where are you in Italy?

Carrie
Forum: Italy
Aug 2nd 2007, 8:45 am
Replies: 12
Views: 4,134
Posted By CarrieW

Re: help on best Italian Beaches

Can you narrow that one down a bit - there are lots of beaches in Italy! Which areas are you thinking of specifically?
Forum: Italy
Aug 2nd 2007, 8:41 am
Replies: 5
Views: 919
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Moving to Italy

Welcome to the site!

I am also in Vicenza (must all get together soon Duffer for another pizza evening!) and would think you would suffer more discrimination if you were from the American military...
Forum: Italy
Aug 2nd 2007, 8:33 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,024
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Let's lighten up!

Love the driving ones! Very true :rofl:

Carrie
Forum: Italy
Aug 2nd 2007, 8:23 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,814
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Residency urgent help needed

Info on the EU health card can be found here, including a link to apply online
...
Forum: Italy
Aug 1st 2007, 5:54 am
Replies: 8
Views: 827
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Moving costs

If you have any lamps you are bringing with bayonet fitting bulbs then bring some spares as I have only ever seen screw in type ones here.

Birthday cards are a good one - I usually stock up when...
Forum: Italy
Aug 1st 2007, 5:45 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,814
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Residency urgent help needed

Sounds about right! ;) It usually depends who you talk to as to the response you get, even within the same comune!
Forum: Italy
Jul 30th 2007, 7:38 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,814
Posted By CarrieW

Re: Residency urgent help needed

I have retired friends who moved to Italy in the last few months and they needed health insurance before being given residency. Once residency was granted they were entitled to free health care, as...
Forum: Italy
Jul 30th 2007, 7:28 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,272
Posted By CarrieW

Re: LimeWire Connection

Sorry Chris - our Limewire connection is fine :confused:

Carrie
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