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Celebrating the life of an old friend

The leaves are just turning this autumn in Italy, but with the sun shining, there was a steady procession through the village, over the canal to the old church for a commemoration of the life of a distinguished local man, … Continue reading

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La Vendemmia: Harvesting prosecco grapes

It’s ┬áSeptember and wherever you go the roads are full of tractors with trailers full to overflowing with grapes. I arrived at 8am, equipped myself with a wheelbarrow, a plastic bucket, plastic gloves and a pair of secateurs, and set … Continue reading

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