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It’s because of the bottles and tetrapacks fruit juice comes in. If you squeeze your…

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… that a fish is symbolic for sexual happiness, fecundity, faithfulness, a gathering of Christians…

May 5, 2010 / / BLOG

She’s talking about thislist from here.

May 4, 2010 / / BLOG

So maybe you’ve landed on this website from some Search Engine or another. You wanted…

May 3, 2010 / / BLOG

The process to recycle glass is more efficient than the plastic recycling process.

April 30, 2010 / / BLOG
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April 28, 2010 / / BLOG

So it’s been more than a week and I only got round to unpacking my bag this morning. It’s good to be home again, but as Franz Ferdinand so eloquently puts it: “It’s always better on holiday.”

Our trip took us to many places and we met a lot of people. The impression of Italy and the Italians I am left with is this:
Never have I met friendlier, more helpful people. They are warm and joyful and never mind if we don’t speak Italian and they don’t speak English: we’ll have long conversations over cups of coffee (which is so strong, you don’t really drink it as much as chew it.)

Italy is a beautiful country and we took over 1300 pictures. I won’t make you look through all of them (I haven’t even, yet, so why should you?) This is a short summary of the places we have been:

1. Venice

Venice

Despite a hitch with the accommodation,

April 21, 2010 / / BLOG
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When in Verona, break out in spontaneous sonnet.

April 14, 2010 / / BLOG

Yes, the attendants look at you funny. But do you really need another plastic bag…

April 13, 2010 / / BLOG