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... next 2 hours trying to book it only to find that Dick has been issued a boarding pass as being from Afghanistan not the UK. We will just have to see if he will be able to catch the flight.
We then set off towards the old port, by a fairly tortuous route including some remarkable churches & a street of incredible palatial houses, opened only once a year to the public , including an impressive art gallery. Eventually we arrived at ...
... idea for dinner was apparently everyone else's idea as well, because the place was very full, with no availability for the rest of the evening. Nonetheless, we managed to find another place called Trattoria Della Raibetta (taking its name from the old Moorish name for Genoa), where there were far fewer people, but with an equally enticing menu. Something I didn't really know about Italian dining is the relationship between courses (antipasti, primi, secondi) and the size ...
When trying to think of a novel start to this blog (or
should that be ‘start of a novel…!!!) Roisin suggested that we begin our
journey from work. If it wasn’t for my bad back I would have jumped up and down
with glee for this was a splendid idea. (5 lines in and I’ve started to write
in the style of Enid Blyton!!!)
Due to my bad back, Roisin packed both cases and dragged
them down stairs and loaded them in to the car. On ...
... English, Italian, and French.
I pressed on to tackle the rough trail to Monterosso. Since this was only the 2nd stretch of low coastal trail that was open following the floods, this trail was quite congested. Much of the trail is only one person wide and frequently bottlenecks of 30 people would wait to pass a narrow stretch on a cliff. The views continued in every direction and it was ...
This whole week was pretty uneventful because I am such a routine of going grocery shopping on Sunday's or Monday's, going to class until Wednesday's, and either say trips or staying in Firenze on the weekends. However this week was such a thrill and so spontaneous!
Tuesday, I woke up bright and early to head to my fashion class, where my teacher always shows up dressed nicely wearing stilettos and carrying not only her Fendi purse where she keeps all her notes and ...