Life on a Gelato Diet
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Life on a Gelato Diet

Everyday expeditions with an American in Bolzano

About the Book

Join American photographer Lee McIntyre as she takes a sabbatical from her high-tech career and sets off to master not only Italian, but also the ins and outs of the language of life in the South Tyrol. Lee's daily errands in Bolzano/Bozen, Italy regularly turn out to be anything-but-routine.

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New! Gelato Diet Gifts: Tote bags (and more) are now available featuring Lee's photos from the world of Life on a Gelato Diet. See the collection at and take one along on your own everyday expeditions!

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L. Lee McIntyre
L. Lee McIntyre

I'm an American photographer and writer currently living in Germany. Check out some more of my projects on my website:, or my shop at

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Welcome to Bolzano
  • At the Bank
  • Grocery Store Shopping
  • Medieval Shopping Mall
  • Eating and Drinking all’italiana
  • More than just Speck
  • Fruit and Veggies
  • In the Neighborhood of the Most Famous Resident of Bolzano
  • There is a Washing Expert
  • A Place to call Home
  • Language Lessons
  • Life on a Gelato Diet
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Author

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