Category Archives: Brindisi Airport

Life on the Ocean Waves

Once the monsoonal rains had stopped we left the Hotel Nemo to head out to the dock and into the hands of Grimaldi . Luckily there seemed to be no early morning flights and the first i heard of a … Continue reading

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Few Tourists Come South

Beppe Severgnini is a columnist at Corriere della Sera and the author of “La Bella Figura: A Field Guide to the Italian Mind.”. He did an article the other day that asked why no tourists come south and filled it … Continue reading

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Ah Shucks

Those spoil sports at John Hopkins University School of Medicine ruined my day today. They have been running research over a 9 year period  in Tuscany monitoring 783 Italian men and women 65 years or older to see if their … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny

The Easter bunny in the form of Wheel of Fortune Renzi came early to lots of Italian tax payers this year. After his cabinet meeting he took to the podium to announce €10 Billion in tax cuts for those earning … Continue reading

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Oil on Troubled Waters

The New York Times no less, has earned the wraith of none other than Fabrizio Nardoni who is our esteemed Minister of Agriculture here in Puglia. I presume there is also a quite capable Minister of Agriculture sitting in Rome … Continue reading

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Stormy Weather

The weather is a little inclement to say the least today. The wind is gusting at 75 km an hour with showers and tons of cloud. It is not a day to be out and about but rather sitting in … Continue reading

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Honeymoon Over

After 5 months away you return to Italy wearing a very large pair of rose coloured glasses and wander about for a week loving everything you see and marvelling at your amazing ability to choose such a great place to … Continue reading

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