Tag Archives: Expat Puglia

Andiamo al Mare

We head off to the seaside. Conscious that anticyclone the one eyed Cyclopes is now to end after they, only yesterday, confidently predicted it’s staying power and that rain returns on Saturday. The route takes us through Cisternino which weirdly … Continue reading

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London Buses

It is true as well, you wait twenty minutes and then six come along at the same time. Well it was a bit like that this morning at the house. From nothing happening for two weeks because of the weather … Continue reading

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Una Sorpresa ( A Surprise)

The planned busy morning in Martina Franca fizzled into nothing when luckily I looked at the weather site on line and saw at the top of the page  Festa della Repubblica in brackets before the forecast. Hang on I thought … Continue reading

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Ultimate Compliment

When I first arrived in Puglia and took possession of the ” habitable” house we had two neighbours at the top of the street one either side of the road. I had assumed the house was indeed liveable in as … Continue reading

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Extremes and Extremities

I’m feeling a little smug this morning as I look out of the window here in Puglia. The rain is coming down like cats and dogs,the thunder is booming, the lightening crackling, the wind is blowing at about 40KPH and … 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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East Meets West

For those of you who in the last month have kindly started following this blog could I just again explain I’m on an over 60’s gap year for 5 months touring around South East Asia. If you want to follow … Continue reading

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