Anyone who pays attention to this kind of thing (and lots of people who don’t) knows that George Clooney has a house on Lake Como in Italy.
While most of what we found about Brad Pitt and Italy involved the rumors that he and Angelina Jolie were going to use pal George Clooney’s Lake Como villa,
Among several other dwellings owned by the former Police frontman is Il Palagio in Tuscany. And while you may never be invited to share a meal with Sting and his family, you can pour his organic olive oil on your own ribollita and call it good.
When you write a best-selling book about how you renovated a Tuscan farmhouse, the house becomes almost as much of a celebrity as you are.
While you may not recognize this name, you’d probably recognize the face
Taormina is popular with lead vocalists from U.K.- based bands with variations of the word “simple” in their names, apparently, because Jim Kerr – the lead singer for the Scottish band Simple Minds also runs a hotel there.
Woody Allen has a palazzo on the Grand Canal in Venice – He’s filmed movies in Venice, had films debut at the Venice Film Festival, married Soon-Yi in Venice.
You might cringe at the thought of a New York or New Jersey accent attempting Italian, but that’s what I picture when I think of Debi Mazar living in Tuscany.
If I told you Virgin CEO Richard Branson had a home on Lake Como, would you think he was just trying to copy George Clooney?