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Jun 13, 2006 - Going to Switzerland for the Day

I am allowed to be in Italy for 90 days on a NZ passport, but will actually be here 92, so at some point I must exit the country and re-enter. The family decide to fix this by taking me via Switzerland to Livigno in Italy. Livigno is very near St Moritz and was so isolated that the Italian government decided to abolish duty on goods there. Consequently many Italians go there to buy duty free cigarettes, petrol, perfume, food stuff like sugar etc. The day starts off OK but deteriorates after we go though the Swiss border - well I go through...

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