Back in Italy: postcard from Salerno

We arrived in Rome on Sunday and immediately headed south by train to Salerno, a working port city at the bottom of the Amalfi Coast. We had visited over night, in 2010 on our way south to Sicily, to break the trip down the length of the peninsula. This visit gave us another chance to…

Sunrise, sunset, Orvieto style

Originally posted on Bagni di Lucca and Beyond:
I can’t decide which I like best…sunrise or sunset. Both look wonderful in Orvieto. An early morning walk around the edge of town revealed the fields below covered by fog. The other side of the town, at the end of the day was just as lovely.

Off to India soon

To regular readers of my irregular posts, I’ll be blogging to a travel site that I set up for a trip to India for the next 4 weeks.  We will also be in Malaysia for a few days at the end of our time in India.  So sign up for updates on the Ah, India!…

A recent quick trip to Sydney

A quick trip to Sydney is always a treat, but never long enough to catch up with everyone. When I went at the end of September I was fortunate enough to slip in a bit of Art! With iPhone in hand I roamed the streets of Sydney and hit the Art Gallery of New South…

Mexican Standoff

Here’s a post from Tumblr that I want to share regarding some recent Mexican food experiences! Mexican Standoff

Mid-March update from Adelaide

Well, already it has been an eventful month and it’s not quite over. Books, food, visitors, departures, music, comedy, Italian classes and work at the documentation factory. All this leaves little time for posting.   I should be doing my Italian homework now, however procrastination is something I am better at than studying. Each March…