Since I have lived in Italy I have always enjoyed and appreciated the food that we have here and the Italians (almost) take for granted. And each time visitors come from the UK I am reminded that the variety and the quality of the food and drink that we have in Italy is truly exceptionalContinue reading “Pizza and pasta, Italian food for dummies”
Monthly Archives: May 2023
A truly horrific accident in Ravello….very sad. But it could have been so much worse..
Last week the beautiful Italian town of Ravello experienced an horrific road accident which just by chance resulted in the death of “only” one young driver whereas it could have been 30 or more deaths or injuries. Let me explain. Ravello is 350m above sea level and very close to the town of Amalfi. RavelloContinue reading “A truly horrific accident in Ravello….very sad. But it could have been so much worse..”
Dinner in the Saracena Tower in Amalfi, part of Hotel Luna Convento
This week I was invited to dinner in the lovely Saracena Tower which is across the road from the Hotel Luna Convento and above the stunning Hotel swimming pool. I had eaten in the Tower a few years ago and the place and the view and atmosphere were magic whereas the food was so soContinue reading “Dinner in the Saracena Tower in Amalfi, part of Hotel Luna Convento”
My Honda CRF250 comes alive!!
I have been working hard on my lovely little CRF. This weekend I fitted a rear carrier which is super handy as I had nowhere to keep anything on my daily travels between Amalfi and my garage in Tramonti so a rucksack was essential. I bought this rear rack in the UK recently and theContinue reading “My Honda CRF250 comes alive!!”