Category Archives: Ferries From Bari

Snakes Alive

After the ” summer” ( a bit of a misnomer this year) in Puglia it is a surprise to get to Cyprus and hear so much English. Our entire apartment block is British, indeed barring one Greek family our entire … Continue reading

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Arrivati a Cipro

” Is there anyone there ?” said the Traveller in Walter de la Mare’s poem The Listeners and I guess I echo that as I have been off the air for so long but those of you who live on … Continue reading

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Un Giro ( But Outside Italy)

If you have ever travelled up through Italy to the Mont Blanc tunnel and then on into France you will know that on the Italian side the road sweeps you under mountains in the form of long tunnels and across … Continue reading

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Gun Boat Diplomacy

The house we have rented has no internet. The Greek lady owner tells me that without a phone it is still not possible to have the internet. “ Greece is far behind the rest of Europe” she says as I … Continue reading

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L’Estate Torna

Summer is back. The Met boys seem convinced that summer is back after an eight day hiatus in Puglia. However here in the high hills of Martina Franca they say we can expect thunderstorms most afternoons for the next week … Continue reading

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Des. Res. on Roof

We waved goodbye to the house guests early on Monday who in an inspired decision determined  to go 300 kms north to the Gargano peninsular from where they have been sending us envy causing e mails describing the sunshine and … Continue reading

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Trying to Connect is Trying

I am writing this on Word for Mac as we have no internet again today. At least every other month the signal is affected for 3-6 days. Often it is because of high usage in the area and this is … Continue reading

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