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Living the Italian good life

Published September 26th, 2015

Spread out on a beach somewhere in Italy, the taste of espresso fresh in his mouth, someone is living the Italian good life. For many, the closest they'll get is this collection of enviable Instagrams.

However, for the lucky ones, that Italian dream is only one flight deal or group tour away. Will you settle for these photos, or let them inspire your next overseas journey?

Splash

Dive in for a mid-afternoon swim near Conero on Italy's Adriatic coast (Image: @andykate)

A Day In Sperlonga

Gelato on the beach, tan, and go to sleep (Image: @cucinadigitale)

Simplicity In Sardinia

A packed picnic bag, a friend, and some sun make for a perfect day (Image: @mattego)

Carnivale Di Venezia

Centuries-old, high-fashion party attire for Italy's most famous festival (Image: @_h__a__n__n__a_)

Caffe E Dulci

When in Rome, you'll want to get up in the morning (Image: @cucinadigitale)

Pretty In Positano

Seaside seating, hillside houses, and your best pair of swimwear. Hard not to look glamorous (Image: @tuulavintage)

Take A Break

Too much Venetian architecture, history, and gelato? Stretch out for a nap along the canals (Image: @giariv)

Ostia Beach

Walk on the beach, watch the kite surfers, and eat a big bowl of spaghetti con vongole. That's how you celebrate the end of winter in Rome (Image: @moscerina)

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Monterosso, Cinque Terre

Effortless enjoyment on the Italian Riviera (Image: @50mmcoloridos)

Today's Reading

Hours fly by with a book on the beach. An afternoon well spent (Image: @andykate)

Piedmontese Pork

Choice chops — soon to be grilled, eaten outdoors, and talked about for days (Image: @claymclachlan)

Sail Away

Seductive sights draw the eye off the coast of Capri (Image: @garypeppergirl)

Feeling Fancy

The view of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II from the Gucci Cafe in Milan (Image: @o_alsaadi)

Tuscan Villa

The table is set, the wine is poured, and the backdrop is perfect. In comes Aziz Ansari and company for dinner (Image: @yearontheroad)

The Grass Is Always Greener

Daydreaming in Rome (Image: @cucinadigitale)

Awe & Tranquillity

Bobbing along Panarea in the Tyrrhenian Sea. This must be the good life (Image: @emmiecosser)

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