Welcome to August! August’s weather was hot sunny as expected, but for the first time since we moved here there was a thunderstorm at some point during each afternoon or evening. Our friend Giovanni said that’s what he remembers about summers as a child, the afternoon rain. It also keeps the summer fires away which … Continue reading The Pinnacle of Summer, August in Scalea
A year on from Lockdown in Calabria
Dealing with a cold March and various colours of restrictions. This is our life in Calabria in March 2021
Multi Colour Christmastime in Calabria
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.
Going through Phase 2 in Italy
Going through Phase 2 in Italy, leading to phase 3
Still in lockdown but things are changing
Still in lockdown but things are changing. Relaxation of lockdown and hoping to have a bit more freedom that has been lacking for two months.
Our Life Under Lockdown
Our Life Under Lockdown.
We moved to Italy 15 months ago. March 2020 is our experience of life under lockdown. This is my view of what is happening in Scalea, Calabria in South of Italy.