Italian for Travelers is a fun, exciting and practical application focused language training course especially designed to give travelers to Italy the ability to communicate with Italians about a variety of tourist-related situations. The 3-4 hour, self-paced, video-based course provides travelers with the vocabulary, grammar and phrases they need to make hotel and restaurant reservations, use public transportation, browse in shopping areas, and visit tourist attractions. It also provides them with important phrases in the event they encounter urgent situations and useful tips any traveler to Italy should know to make their visit more enjoyable. This course is ideal for those who plan on traveling to Italy for vacation or business and for anyone who wants to learn the basics of the Italian language.
Louis E. Tagliaferri, Ph.D. is a retired management consultant, publisher and author. He has written many business educational works including seven non-fiction books and is the author of three novels: Bellaria di Rivergaro, The Web Shop and The Habsburg Cowboys. An Italian speaker for many years, Lou’s visits with his family in Italy prompted him to write and produce the language training program Italian for Travelers, an easy way to learn the basics of Italian for anyone traveling to Italy for vacation or business. Lou lives in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida with his wife of 59 years, Judy. In his earlier years, he enjoyed sailing, flying general aviation aircraft and playing golf.