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Favorite Italian Villages - selling the house

Selling our house in Liguria seems like selling part of a beautiful dream, another renovation of course but in a glorious spot. For favorite Italian villages,  Veravo has a hold on my heart. This house is one I don't want to give up but know…
liguria

Renovating Italy hits the road - Liguria

We set off for Liguria with high hopes, expecting beautiful weather, gelato, family time, some much needed rest and relaxation. Each of these arrived in different ways, at unexpected moments, our maiden voyage in the camper van was an education…
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Italian Rustic - Did you see the new place?

Italian Rustic Home No these are not our balcony, these are my inspiration photos for our Italian Rustic home. This is the image that will keep us slogging through the renovation. I can imagine our terrace looking just like this, sitting…
cinque terre

Of boobs and bears... memories of Cinque Terre

Once when visiting the Cinque Terre with a fairly "busty" friend of ours an old lady wandered over to us and said "si dovrebbe dare un pò del tuo per lei" (forgive me if the translation is a little out), which roughly translates to "You should…