Tag Archives: Italy

  1. Final step: Application badge walkthrough


    September 5, 2015 by JL Walker

    Fireworks badge

    Prerequisites Before starting the final step in your Italian citizenship application, make sure you meet the following prerequisites: All badges …
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  2. An aspirational guide to achieving your bucket list goals

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    April 28, 2015 by JL Walker

    Collage from various trips

    I made my travel dreams come true and you can too! Many moons ago (in January 2012) I took the time to …
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  3. What’s in a name

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    April 5, 2015 by JL Walker

    Three images from Juliet's home, Verona, circa 2002

    Juliet’s most famous soliloquy asks the question: What’s in a name? Her dilemma is the dilemma of all great love stories: …
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  4. #whyilovemilan contest


    November 17, 2014 by JL Walker

    Cityscape framed by Duomo

    Do you love Milano? I certainly do! During my first visit, the city was like an excerpt straight out of Italy Calvino’s …
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  5. Game over!


    June 17, 2014 by JL Walker

    "GAME OVER. Thank you for playing. Please try again"

    “If at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and try again.” -Aaliyah An Aaliyah song from the late ’90s …
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  6. If a butterfly flaps its wings in Ohio, what happens in Italy?

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    October 4, 2013 by JL Walker

    Italian dictionary cover

    “Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Doctor Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and …
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  7. Why the sky is not always blue: Linguistic relativity part II


    December 18, 2012 by JL Walker

    Church façade with blue sky

    Are there any examples of linguistic relativity in Italian that are similar to the multiple words for camel found in …
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Date to submit applicationSeptember 10th, 2015
Time to submit my application for dual citizenship!