Tag Archives: Cagliari

Help yourself to help the homeless

It was the coldest night of the year, in the UK, it was shiver factor ten, which translated into Sardinian language, meant you needed an overcoat and maybe a scarf. My mother had caught the bug that seemed to have … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thats Amore!

After an evenings walk along the sea wall, I encountered the same fishermen as always. They sit by the bus stop with their bait boxes and nod and utter gruff words to one another, as if each fisherman doesn’t really … Continue reading

Posted in travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Veg out in Sardinia.

I am no stranger to sunrises and in fact I am much more likely to see the sunrise, than I am to welcome night time. I am indeed a chronic insomniac, however this is much alleviated when I leave the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An epiphany.

So winter brought with it, a hole in the conservatory, a freezing cold house and a showering experience that made me feel like I was an extra in Doctor Zhivago, without the glamour and only a fraction of the fur. … Continue reading

Posted in travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Winter’s Tale

August and September stretched on for longer than the beach outside my house, offering fresh lemons and limes, sultry nights and swimming in abandoned coves. December however offered an altogether different experience. My idyllic apartment villa has thin paned glass … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum.

So, this mornings faux pas started when I asked my lip- locked fellow flyers if I could get past them to sit at the window seat ( note to self, if claustrophobic on one hours sleep- book the aisle.) Schoolboy … Continue reading

Posted in travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment