Tag Archives: Brindisi Harbour

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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Mezzogiorno ( Mid-day)

Not only does it mean mean-day but it is the term used to describe the South of Italy including Puglia. ┬áIt was first used in the 18th Century and popularised by Garibaldi and came into vogue after the unification in … 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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Planes and Boats and Trains

Bari has been host this week to the party conference of the ruling PD party who head up the coalition under the tutelage of Sr. Letta. Our bejeweled governor along with the Mayor of Bari took the opportunity to present … Continue reading

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Seaplanes 80 Years On

In 1993 I was back in the UK turning around a small regional airline that British Airways had foolishly bought because the man in the wooly jumper ( Richard Branson) had threatened to buy it. Despairing of me ever organising … Continue reading

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