Monthly Archives: December 2013

Florence: a blagger’s guide part 1

Florence (Firenze to native speakers), the essence of Italy, home of the Renaissance,the formation of the Italian language and the centre of any Tuscan tour. But what if you don’t actually make it there – what do you need to … Continue reading

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Advent: the power of the countdown

For me, and I’m sure lots of others, advent marks the start of Christmas. Not the commercial “book your party now” or  “order now for xmas delivery” that seems to start in August, but a period of reflection to consider … Continue reading

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