Travel Blogs from Viareggio
... It was quite warm by that time of the day so we drove home, got coffee/petrol etc and eventually got home to rest.
tonight we had a yummy munchy dinner at home and then spent time playing musical quizzes with John and my Itunes - lots of silly fun with our matching teeny bopper music.
I can now announce that yesterday Craig officially sent in his resignation to Scotch. In 2015 he will be a retired man. The next stage of our lives will ...
... their merits. Here, TV producers unemcumbered by such irritating requirements, can deploy the eye candy as they see fit.
To be fair though, on a popular daily quiz show, there are 4 beautiful young women, one of which is clearly superior to the rest. She is able to multitask by reading from a card and looking straight down the camera, sometimes 3 or 4 times in one show. For this, she gets a round of applause from the studio audience each time. Yes, really.
... I certainly needed to get some in, but the voice sounded pretty
Later the afternoon I took off to
check on the photo shop and on the way met up with Vicente who reminded me that
the Milan – Barcelona game was on tonight and if I was still going. I was sure
it was tomorrow night so it was lucky that I had bumped into him…I bought some
freshly cooked peas and potatoes and returned home in time to have a little
rest with Mary …we talked ...
... of Murano glass which is psychedelic colours and could have been made by someone in a seriously altered state. Overwhelming amount of work in decorating, again, which goes to prove you don't have to be a Catholic church to indulge every artistic whim, just rich.
We woke up Saturday morning to much clamour in the street and we threw open the shutters on the window to see a street market right below us. Trucks that open up their sides and sell flowers, ...
... and Michelle are well onto their car trip now and having left us their bike I decided to give it a real workout…well sort of anyway. After starting dinner (osso bucco needs plenty of time) I took off on the bike straight onto the wall and rode a couple of laps…such a joy!!! Same as walking really except, of course, much quicker and not as much time to watch all the sights. After the two laps I came off at Porta Santa Maria and went for a quick detour through a few of ...