On my way from Sorrento, it’s a grey morning with low cloud but the forecast is fine… On the Island! Up the funicular to Capri township, and then onto the bus and up, up, up to Anacapri. Then straight onto the chairlift up to the highest point on the Island. I am in heaven! I’m… Read More Capri
My gorgeous husband bought me a very old book about Italy from the opportunity shop. I have had a bit of fun comparing pictures of some sites I visited against how they looked over 90 years ago. My beautiful book: ‘Wonders of Italy’. (Italy for the Tourist Series): The Monuments of Antiquity, the Churches, the… Read More Italian Timelessness
After a year of lessons I arrived in Italy keen to parlo Italiano. My first encounter was to let my convent know I would be late arriving. I called from Frankfurt having pre jotted some notes. I got as far as Buongiorno, mi chiam….and the person I was talking to cut me off and said… Read More Am I Using My Italian?