The Italian Newsstand

A Newsstand in, Umbria, Italy

This week's images of Italy photo shows a newsstand in Umbria, Italy, which has a charming little extra 'guarding' all those valuable publications.  It's a lovely capture.Back in the United Kingdom, aside from kiosks which lurk beside tube station entrances in London, the newsstand has all but died … [Read more...]

Not in Italy

Yesterday, in the company of three Italians, and women at that, I made a little discovery concerning something which is not in Italy. What I discovered was that something I grew up with in England is hardly known here in Italy.  This surprised me, as the item to which I am referring inhabited … [Read more...]