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A white corridor - Celsa Bianca, Canalone centrale

At times, returning from a winter climb on the southern flanks of Serra Dolcedorme,  the eyes can get caught by a peculiar detail of the precipitous escarpment which characterizes the south-east face of… 994 more words


Trabocco Coast - Chieti

Not long now. Wired my deposit to the Realtor in Vasto Italy! In a couple of weeks I’ll pay the balance.
March 2018 seems a long way off, but time flies, especially when you’re old, and I am old so I have to move fast and get some good years in my new home. 17 more words

Book Reflections - Love and War in the Apennines by Eric Newby

Eric Newby was captured in the sea off the coast from Catania after failing to find his submarine after a special mission to sabotage German aircraft in 1942. 1,017 more words

Book Review

From Monte Circolo...

My grandfather, Annibale, on the eastern edge of Monte Circolo near Castle Ocre looking over the Aterno Valley (with Fossa just below) in 1975. It was the first time he was able to return to the village and was so happy to revisit all the places of where he’d grown up. 67 more words