Top ten common Italian stereotypes
Published: 23 Apr 2013 16:09 GMT+02:00
Updated: 23 Apr 2013 16:09 GMT+02:00
Is your vision of Italy based on the blockbusters Under the Tuscan Sun, The Godfather or Roman Holiday? Then you may be in bad need of a reality check.
With the help of Martin Solly, the Turin-based author of Xenophobe’s Guide to the Italians, The Local has debunked (and confirmed) some of the commonest Italian stereotypes.
Have you come across any more stereotypes? Leave a comment in the comments section below.