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Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

I awoke on Monday April 7th after 11 hours of sleep. Finally totally over jetlag and feeling great. I had made an appointment with Franco who I had met on the web and with whom I had a number of conversation with Skype. So this was the first meeting face to face. I don’t remember […]

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Che incubo! (what a nightmare)

Monday, March 31st, 2014

I got up this morning ready to go to the gym and took a quick look at my email. There was an email from Lufthansa. The title said it was something important about my flight. Well, it was certainly important, my flight was canceled. What?! I tried calling their 800 number and couldn’t even connect. […]

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Where have I been?

Monday, February 10th, 2014

Well, taking a little detour from the Italian theme of the blog. I feel that I should mention why I haven’t made a blog post in over two months. Part of it is my natural laziness (pigrizia in Italian if you must know) but the last 6 weeks has been something entirely different. Last August […]

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Finale Ligure

Sunday, October 27th, 2013

After the two night stay with the wonderful hosts in Genova I decided I wanted to see the other Italian Riviera. There are two one goes south from Genova (Riviera di Ponente – coast of the setting sun) and includes renowned places such as Portofino and The Cinque Terra. The other stretches west from Genova […]

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