Monthly Archives: January 2012

Catapulted head first from crossed skis…

As I read it, I could just imagine it – in fact I could practically feel it!! This was in a recent article in The Daily Telegraph in which Boris Johnson, Mayor of London talks about his abrupt ski encounter with … Continue reading

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Snow flavoured ice cream

It might be a tad chilly right now for ice cream but that has not stopped our friend Paolo from opening his second gelateria.  As a matter of duty and in a quest to report back honestly, I had to go … Continue reading

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Love is in the air

The Christmas lights and baubles have been packed away and so now we cast our thoughts towards love – after all we are in one of the world’s most romantic countries – love is never very far from our thoughts. … Continue reading

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Celebrating Italian food

I just read a really interesting article on Lonely Planet’s website which got me thinking a little about how the Italian’s view their fabulous food. The range is extensive, the tastes and textures varying from region to region, so much … Continue reading

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