Author Archives: browney

Why do we do this?

If we were having coffee I would ask you why do you write your blog? Is it in the hope that you’ll make your fortune, that someone will actually read and like it, or some other reason? As I was … Continue reading

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The Diary of a Slow Traveller – Sunglasses at Mt Etna

Coffee after our early morning bike ride is part of my weekly ritual. During the week I was sitting with my riding buddies at coffee lamenting not having sunglasses to deal with the morning glare. It provided me with a … Continue reading

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It’s Record Store Day 2016

  I received a message from Pandora and saw a post on Guardian Sleeve Notes  that it was Record Store Day. How ironic that over the last few weeks I have started frequenting record stores again. A couple of weeks ago … Continue reading

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It’s time for Study!

  In recent weeks as our time away recedes to a very lovely memory its been back to study. Days spent walking the Island of Ortigia with the only concern being where to find a coffee have been replaced with … Continue reading

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Diary of a Slow Traveller – We are in no hurry

Sitting with a friend over a coffee discussing our recent trip to Italy I started to discuss how we got there Sure the centre piece of our trip was spending three months in Italy but we had a strategy for … Continue reading

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