13. Italians really do only eat pizza and pasta.
12. The grocery stores are never open.
11. It is always time for wine.
10. The same is true for gelato.
9. You need to take a number wherever you go.
8. Never order a salad at a restaurant
7. Italians dress for the season NOT the weather.
6. Nobody pays for bus tickets.
5. The United States does not appreciate hot chocolate.
4. The permesso di soggiorno will be the bane of your existence.
3. Being late is the same as being on time.
2. Aperitifs are the greatest thing ever.
1. Italy is a magical place.
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