Tag Archives: Puglia Expat Life

Olives

Sorry for the lack of a Saturday post but the olive harvesting has begun and after a day bashing trees with a stick I found myself quickly out to dinner with no time to type a few words. Today followed … Continue reading

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Do you Feel Lucky Punk

As an ex airline guy ( amongst many other jobs) I have been following the Alitalia story this week. Union officials spilled the beans earlier this week by claiming that the company from this Saturday would be unable to fly … Continue reading

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Bari Airport

During our time here in Puglia we have flown into many of the major airports often in search of cheaper airfares or going and returning from intercontinental flights. Flights from Bari to the UK are expensive unless you wear all … Continue reading

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Little Red Tomato

To market today and the veg area was teeming with tomatoes ( pomodori) in case after case. This week is salsa week when Pugliese families make their years supply of passata the tomato sauce that forms the base of almost … Continue reading

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Barber Shop Lessons

So there I was last Thursday sitting in the barber’s chair having an haircut. The chair next to me was occupied by a young guy having the latest haircut craze to sweep Puglia the very short sides and back and … Continue reading

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Post Holiday Blues, Scopa and Limoncello

We are having our patios re-tiled this week by a team of guys led by Pietro. How did his family know he would deal in stone and become tiler ? Come to that our electrician’s surname is Corrente ( current). … Continue reading

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Lampascione ( Tassel Hyacinth Bulbs )

You may remember if you are a regular reader that last week I spent an hour or so digging up bulbs in a field not far from my house. ┬áNow lest you have suffered sleepless nights and worrying days wondering … Continue reading

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