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Sunday 9 November 2014
Let's start with the CONFESSION, Not private, anyone can read this!
Twelve days ago I could hold out no longer and I emailed my dearest Dad asking for his help?
We had been away from home just over six weeks, eaten many cuisines in many regions and I was missing, guess? Vegemite, yes indeed and peanut butter!
It wasn't that I didn't think ...
... and shoe shop..thinking of the difficulty in transportation. I do wish now, I did at least step inside!!
The Cathedral is at the highest point on top of this hill and not only oversees the city below, the view of the region is worth the meander. It had been drizzling earlier in the day and hence our wet weather gear was out for the first time. However, it didn't restrict us at all and made the ascent easier as it was cool.
Tuesday 4 November 2014
A Big Day in Panicale....for two reasons!
Firstly, I visited Mara, the ladies hairdresser in the piazza. Thought I wanted regrowth and trim?
Picture shows new Sue back in the piazza enjoying morning coffee. I put it down to "lost in translation", ah, it's Italy!
I must say it was definitely the "quietest" visit to a ladies hairdresser I have ever experienced.
Mara speaks no English ...
... about 15 minutes away where there is a giant Prada outlet store. Lovely clothes, bags, shoes etc but so very expensive. Even though we can get 30% discount off with cousin’s daughter – we have decided against this. So then we decided to ring and drop in on my Zia Nanina – which was lovely although she is consistently dominating in a sweet manner. Still raining we came home to cook our own dinner for a change. Our home is warm and cosy and hopefully the washing will ...
... learning to live in Italy and going to the post office and the trials and tribulations of this. Needless to say we had to go back later in the day as it was pensione day!!
We saw the Orvieto Duomo and once again it took our breath away – it is so gorgeous – the front is covered in amazing statues, carvings and gold mosaics. The inside also had many beautiful paintings all over the wall. Quite unbelievable! We next did the ...
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