Italians are a poorly bunch. The slightest breath of wind can lead to three days of bed rest, air conditioning can cause pneumonia and an overly-chilled drink can kill a […]
I come bearing good news… as you may have guessed from the title of this post, we have just received planning permission for our renovation.
Between AWOL geometras, pointless planning committees and a frankly incomprehensible health service, Italy has been giving us a tough time of late. In various fits of frustration, I’ve made a […]
I think we might be bad neighbours. Not like Channel 5 documentary bad, we’re not “From Hell” or “Who Kill”, we’re just not very good. We don’t do neighbourly things. […]