Inside George Clooney's Love Affair with Italy

That's amore! The Oscar winner has long felt at home in the European country

IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT

He's so comfortable in the city's water taxis, he can drive them! Arriving at the Venice Film Festival at sunset to promote his 2011 drama The Ides of March, Clooney took the wheel, to the bemusement of pals Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber.