A year on from Lockdown in Calabria

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Dealing with a cold March and various colours of restrictions. This is our life in Calabria in March 2021

Yippee Spring Arrives to Calabria

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It is February and spring has arrived. We try cedro flavoured pasta, see some murals and there's a new addition.

New Year in Scalea

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We're now in the orange zone, the weather is not great but we are still enjoying life in Scalea, Calabria. Read my latest post to see what we got up to.

Multi Colour Christmastime in Calabria

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As the sun sets on the year 2020, it is a multi coloured December. What did this mean and what did we do in December 2020.

In and out of the Red Zone

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November brought us winds, rain, sunshine great weather and the Red Zone.

Changes are afoot in October

October has come and gone, things are changing and it all got a bit wet. Here is our October story.

The hot summer is over, stormy skies and friends from the UK actually visit

The temperature has gone down, tourists have left, hopefuly fires are are no more, storms have arrived and Scalea has a new mayor.

I had forgotten how crazy August can be

The heat, the crowds, the birthdays, the visits of local towns all in August from the holiday resort of Scalea

Feeling Hot Hot Hot

As the temperature rises, we deal with exchanging driving licences and buying a new car. More tourists have also returned to Scalea.

Italy has reopened, so has Scalea

Italy is open, so is Scalea. We also leave Scalea for a night and see 1 euro properties.