Blog archives for May, 2014

Archive for May, 2014

Lunch at Mamma’s Place

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Franco and I had seen each other at least three times since I came to Bologna despite his ever changing schedule. But he does sometimes have some days off during the week so he invited me to lunch at “the best restaurant that I know, the kitchen of my mother”. I’m not sure where it was but it […]

Giro D’Italia

Sunday, May 25th, 2014

Also on Sunday the 18th as I was headed into the center I saw a fellow with one of those yellow vests used to draw attention to themselves( and avoid being run over by someone) at the intersection of my street, via Orsoni, and Via Saragozza. I asked why he was there and he said […]

Work at the library – the lost post

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

This post must have been written in early April and somehow I lost track of it. I didn’t want for Marco to get lost or the photos of the military club where he’s a member –  so here it is. Tuesday the 8th was a busy day. I went to a gym (the same one that I […]


Saturday, May 24th, 2014

Another beautiful day and I went back into the center again. More meandering and taking photos. The night before the Mille Miglia had come to town. This is a recreation of a race that was run from 1927 to 1957. Only cars of the same models and year that ran in the actual races run in these […]