Man, if you have no strong reason to prefer to go to Italy, go to another country. It's probably the country in the EU with the most corrupt politicians. Plus, when the debt crisis explodes, Italy will tubmle down.
He turns his mind away from those phenomena, and having done so, inclines his mind to the property of deathlessness: 'This is peace, this is exquisite — the resolution of all fabrications; the relinquishment of all acquisitions; the ending of craving; dispassion; cessation; Unbinding.'
(Jhana Sutta - Thanissaro Bhikkhu translation)