Everything by Italy Chronicles founder, Alex Roe

Alex Roe, the founder of Italy Chronicles, lives and works in Milan, Italy. When not working on Italy Chronicles, Alex teaches English, translates, writes articles for other web sites and runs training courses. You can hire Alex to write for you.

Is Italy’s Jobs Act A Waste of Time?

Italy's Matteo Renzi led government is attempting to make the nation's employment market work. Enter the Jobs Act which, it is hoped, will get Italians back to work. Well, that's the intention. Italian governments before Mr Renzi's have attempted to drag Italy's stodgy employment market a little … [Read more...]

Yes, You Can Go Skiing in Sicily

Etna Sud - Nicolosi ski map

Not only can you ski in Sicily, but you might be surprised to hear that there are three ski resorts on this lovely island in the south Mediterranean. You may be a little less surprised, and possibly slightly concerned, to hear that two of Sicily's ski resorts lie on the slopes of the Mount Etna … [Read more...]