Those Weather Dependent Italians

While I thought us Brits were bad when it came to moaning and groaning about the weather, it seems Italians are just as bad, if not a little worse. 2014's unsettled weather is keeping Italians from travelling. If the nation's weather forecasters hint that its going to rain at the weekend, … [Read more...]

Up In Gran Paradiso with the Church

The Waterfall at the Gran Paradiso Camp site, Italy

For the next two weeks I'm up in Italy's spectacular Alps in the Gran Paradiso national park along with my son, a bunch of other children and Don Mario, the priest who arranges annual trips up to this area of Italy. How did the trip come about? Well, schools out in Italy until September so my son … [Read more...]