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The slow road back to normality

Where to start …. ‘wow, what a week’ … doesn’t quite seem to cut it really! 🙂 I guess it’s fair to say we were in a bit of a state of shock on the Friday/Saturday following the evacuation notice/snow-storm … Continue reading

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End of the Road?

We’ve had a bit of a rough start to 2015 in the Abruzzo region, well actually that’s not true ….. it goes back to the tail end of 2013! That’s when we had the first of the terrain-changing rain and … Continue reading

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The Fissure King

What good is a motorbike or a car for that matter, if you don’t have a road to run along? About 10 days ago Jan and I went to do the weekly shopping and I must admit I was already … Continue reading

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Snow fun at all …..

The first storm hit sometime during the Thursday night, the 2nd of February. We woke to the usual picturesque scene, the one that makes you go ‘ahhhh’, then run for the warmth of the kitchen and a hot mug of … Continue reading

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The good, the sad and the rather wintery!

A week of highs, lows and extremes I guess. You may remember the post  ‘Strada Brutale!’  – the tale of our woes trying to get our road resurfaced. Well after a three month rest, the Comune has got the ball … Continue reading

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