Back in the USA

Allora oggi . . . I am back in the USA.   Hhmmm . . . now the chore of laundry, shifting through two months worth of junk mail, emails, phone messages and general household catching up begins.  And yikes my garden has taken a beating in the heat and neglect of my...

Random Ruins in Roma

Ruined Rome: Many Romans believe this building ruined the Rome cityscape. Ruined Day: The Italian version of the Denver Boot View from the Spanish Steps more random ruins Trevi Fontana Michelangelo’s work Random Ruins in...

Knockoffs in Roma

Allora oggi . . . is my last full day in Italia and I will be spending it in Roma.  Davvero!   So hard to fathom after months of planning, saving, and preparing followed by two months of execution, study and travel that my experience in Italy is winding down.  Shortly...

aahhh . . . Roma

Allora oggi . . . ciò Roma.  There is nothing else to say – so I’ll share a few photos.  Restate sintonizzati . ....

Piano Piano Positano

Allora oggi . . . two nights into a six night reservation at a “Positano” bed and breakfast we bailed.  Incredibile! As my Italian friends would say.  You may remember several weeks ago in the Spoiled American post that I lamented about cultural competence and no...