Monthly Archives: May 2013

Geordie Humour on the Metro

There I was, minding my own business, coming home from a modest shopping trip, and standing on the ‘down’ escalator. It had been raining, of course, and I was holding¬†a half folded umbrella as I thought about why I hadn’t … Continue reading

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An unexpected feast with a view

It was our last full day in Italy and we wanted a¬†memorable lunch. The place I had in mind, Pirio, on top of a hill with a spectacular view over towards the lagoon and Venice, turned out to be closed, … Continue reading

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