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Perugia Libresca: A Tiny Bookish Guide to Perugia, Italy

I spent the last week of my summer holidays in Italy, in Perugia. Going there, I had two goals in mind: a) to read, and b) to eat. 1.192 altre parole


New on 500px : A Sinuous Melody by MythLands

I shot this photo together with my great mate and master of Tuscany, Attilio di Giangiacomo, who brought me to explore this amazing place, in the heart of this wonderful region, where the hill’s shapes and the morning’s colours, create some awesome contrasts with pastel tones. 7 altre parole


Detour to Lucca

The only way to fix a flat tire is to pump it up – right? There’s lots of fresh air in one of our favorite cities in Tuscany. 37 altre parole


Lecce to Galatone

I arrived in Lecce after a five and a half hour train ride from Rome. Lecce is known for its Baroque architecture and is often called the “Florence” of the south. 292 altre parole

Love! 2018

Rest day

It was another hot day in Bologna. We ventured out this morning and happened upon a nice hidden gem–a museum of medieval Bologna with some amazing exhibits from private collections. 114 altre parole



Today was a very pleasant, easy day. We split the long, very challenging 32+ km stretch from Pontremoli to Aulla into two and stopped at a B&B about half way at the ancient little village of Filetto. 284 altre parole


Turtle Dove

Pessimo tempismo per leggere questo delizioso libro di Matt Sewell, A Charm of Goldfinches and Other Collective Nouns, visto che io mi trovo attualmente in Italia, il Mediterraneo dove si spara a questo uccello raro di cui la quotidianità ha perso memoria (Streptopelia turtur), nello specifico in Italia è perfettamente legale sparargli e a decine muoiono così intorno a casa mia proprio in queste settimane. 39 altre parole