New Years in Italy

I welcomed in 2018 in Matera, Italy, where I spent a week staying with friends while they were teaching abroad (a rather late post – the rain outside made me think of holidays and I suddenly remembered…) Matera is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Basilicata, southern Italy, famous for its cave dwellings, the ‘Sassi’. … Continue reading New Years in Italy

On the Road

Since my last post the van’s come along leaps and bounds, plus Naomi passed her driving test so we can actually take it out. It probably would have been sensible to be able to drive before we bought it, but we do love adventures. The bed’s in, the counter’s up (after violently falling over as … Continue reading On the Road