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Lucca, Carrara, Bibola, Lerici and other goings on

This year, we enjoyed Easter celebrations at Christina and Enrico’s house in Lucca.   We drove down in time for lunch and enjoyed a delightful pre-dinner Prosecco in the garden before sitting down to an enormous lunch. It was not quite … Continue reading

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I love Paris in the Springtime

It’s hard to believe we’ve been here almost 6 months already, how time flies! We knew at this point that we’d have to go to France to swap the car over, so we thought we’d make a vacation of it … Continue reading

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Malgrate etc.

One of the best things about Bagnone, besides the gorgeous foliage and breathtaking mountainous panorama, is how friendly the locals are.  I know I wrote about this in the “friendly natives” post, but bear with me.  Before we left for … Continue reading

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Pisa, Siena and Firenze

Better go and make yourself a cup of tea (or whatever beverage takes your fancy), because this is the longest post yet. Lots of pics too, but then you’d expect that from us by now! We took advantage of a … Continue reading

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