I think this will be a recurring theme… most differences are charming, some can be frustrating and all of them can be humorous when looked at in the right light.
A perfect example of some of these differences that “welcomed” us to our new life in Italy was our own house key.* There are normal keys right next to it so that you can get a proper scale.
|Didn’t know we were living in a bank vault!|
*When we say “our house,” we really mean Dominic and Diane’s beautiful home that they have so graciously allowed us to live in for the next year. We’ll do a separate post with pictures of the place as well.