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Living close to Venice and being a regular visitor there, as those of you who follow my blog will already know, I experienced Acqua Alta for only the second time a few weeks ago. 575 more words


Gone but not forgotten - a life in letters

The stamps harvested from letters tell their own story – the life story of the recipient – their personal history and geography. 34 more words


Look both ways IV (double)

It was such a unique and beautiful evening before the sunset, the sky dark and ominous, the ocean flat and glassy, the air giving both a clarity to glimpse distant shores and a dusky grey ambiguous horizon, behind, the hills bathed in gold. 38 more words

South Australia

Why Traveling Sometimes Sucks

While traveling can be one of the most enriching and memorable times in ones’ life, it can simultaneously be the hardest. And not because sleeping in hostels is sometimes uncomfortable and dirty, or because the cultural differences are too hard, or even because of the close calls getting… 657 more words

Living Abroad

Look both ways III

One way is historic Glenelg Town Hall, the Hindmarsh Monument, bustling Jetty Road, looking towards the Adelaide Hills. The other way, the serene (today) Gulf St Vincent and the remote Yorke Peninsula. 7 more words

South Australia