Travel Blogs from Viareggio
... I would just fall Down the slope somewhere. I ended up trekking up really slow (yes I was so paiseh/guilty about it). The trekking journey seems like it's never ending. The next town seems nearer and nearer but the trek never ends hahaha. In mid way of the trek, we saw a backpacker setting up a store and selling female accessories like bracelets and stuff, how cool/weird is that! Hahaha. Who will buy accessories like that when everyone is so tired from the trekking ...
... of ice creams, home made of course, for 1 Euro each. Pistachio and Strachiatella, a kind of mint choc chip, piled up on top of a biscuit cone. Lush.
I had intended adding some pictures to the entries today and brought the memory stick with me. Unfortunately, I forgot the essential lead that connects the memory to the laptop, so they'll have to wait until another day.
Finally for this entry, we went to the Commune, (pronounced Kor-moo-nay), the town hall, ...
... at Westmorland has collapsed…unbelievable….it& #8217;s all covered by insurance
but I cannot believe how many things have gone wrong at our home over the last
year. Jacqui will let us know at any rate.
After breakfast we took off to
Carrefour again for daily provisions… as that is how we are doing it at the
moment…and then we began wrapping things up for the ‘surface mail boxes’ that we
are going to be sending…Good idea ...
... I had a dip, just because it was there. Only about 22 degrees in the air but the water is so WARM.
A FEW ODDS AND ENDS
A bonus of a lazy day is having the energy in the evening to type my thoughts and not just crash as soon as we finish dinner. By the way, that`s not too outrageous because restaurants do not even open until 7:00 and then you have to remember eating dinner is a social event, Italy being the home of the slow food movement. One other ...
... it did work mind you but we were all in fits of laughter trying to make sense. Especially when Steve came out with ‘does anyone feel like a smoothie ?’…very funny. Anyway we had a lovely chat with the two of them and then a video chat one at a time…it is so good to be able to see them through skype while we are away. Maryce was quite over the moon that Alycia had asked her to be her ‘Maid of Honour’…like it would have been anybody ...