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read Not in a Tuscan Villa doc ¾ Paperback Ê john petralia ↠ ❮Reading❯ ➻ Not in a Tuscan Villa ➳ Author John Petralia – Dogsalonbristol.co.uk What happens if you decide to make a dream come true? Newly retired and looking for than a vacation John and Nancy Petralia intrepidly What happens if you decide to make a dream come true? Newly retired and looking for than a vacation John and Nancy Petralia intrepidly pack a few suitcases and head to the perfect Italian city Within days their dream becomes a nightmare After residi I found this book interesting for the two different voices The authors alternate chapters so it's a sort of he said she said He's of a commentator and a funny one talking about things they observe and often relating that to his South Philly upbringing She's the narrator of their experiences and talks about art the working people their friends and the benefits of winter travel They both write of the struggle to become fluent in Italian and their misadventures I was surprised how much history both Italian and American I learned from this bookIt's an easy read and a pleasant one I'd say the overall message is that a different perspective changes you And over time the authors change how they feel about many aspects of their lives For anyone who's dreamed of living abroad especially in Italy this book is almost as good as doing itI enjoyed learning about the places in Italy than you get from the typical whirlwind tour; about daily life for Italians and those trying to be Italians; and about the authors' story and adventures I think you will enjoy it too

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Ng in two Italian cities negotiating the roads and healthcare discovering art friends food and customs the Petralias learn than they anticipate about Italy themselves what it means to be American and what's important in life Part memoir part comment This is a book about what happens when two people not only dare to dream but dare to make their dreams come true to become the authors of their own life story It's a book about life It's about the friend on the other side of that stranger It's about life lived outdoors on foot or bicycle at an outdoor café and in the public suare It's about life lived with eyes and ears open to experience It's about life invigorated by learning about self and other And it's about life enriched by generosity Whether your dream includes Italy or whether you haven't let yourself dream at all this book is an invitation for you too to become the author of your own life story

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Not in a Tuscan VillaAry uirky and sincere Not in a Tuscan Villa is about having the courage to step out of your comfort zone and do something challenging in later life The adventure recaptures the Petralia's youth rekindles their romance and changes their lives forever Well kudos to you I have read many adventure stories of people traveling throught bella Italia but I truly felt I was taking the journey with you both it was very real and written with so much heart The joy of your discoveries and experiences was palpableAlthough every second I spend in Italy is food for my soul it's always nice to venture along through someone else's eyes Thank you for sharing your unforgettable year in this book I'm sure if we met one day we'd feel connected by our passion for Italy and our love of sharing joys with family and friends

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