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Living near a James Bond film set

Living near a James Bond film set... well maybe or maybe not. August is a month that is different to the rest of the year so far, Scalea becomes a true holiday destination. There was the August rush of tourists, mainly Italians, mainly from Naples. It’s been an interesting month.

Summer in Scalea

July in Scalea is very interesting as the visitors, events and temperature heats up. How are we?

Someone has turned the heating up.

We visit a different part of Calabria and it is also time for Scalea in Piazza. Oh John's new passport has been on a full length journey across Italy.

What a Difference a Year Makes

I have been writing this blog for a year and a lot has happened. Ups and downs but ultimately the dream is a reality.

Spring has Sprung

Spring has Sprung in Calabria. The weather is nicely warming up, but there is still work to do.

Surviving the 70mph Gales

We had mad weather in February. Not what we were expecting in our Calabrian dream.

New company. Where is the dream heading?

I am a bit later in the month this time, for this I am sorry, to myself mainly. Just to let you know, I now have a full time freelance job, but full time – well 4 days a week until Christmas. I am working in an office, next to a window which is the … Continue reading New company. Where is the dream heading?