Category Archives: Italy 2015

“Tickle me Elmo” – taking the funicular to Vomerio, Naples

I recently posted  about three cities that you must visit. One of  those was Naples, and as I was searching for links to my posts on these three wonderful but under-rated cities, I realised that I hadn’t completed this post. … Continue reading

Posted in Italy 2015, Slow Travel, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

Diary of a Slow Traveller – Catania, Palermo, Naples – three cities that you must visit

  It would be fair to say that when you think of three cities that you must visit, it’s doubtful that Catania, Palermo and Naples immediately come to mind? However they are each cities with enormous character and personality. Each … Continue reading

Posted in Italy 2015, Slow Travel, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Two Years of “What’s Next”

It is now two years since I commenced “What’s Next”. I am no longer the man in the suit peering over the fence to see what’s there. I am living, and dare I say loving “What’s Next”!!! I am well … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Italy 2015, Music, Stuff!, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Diary of a Slow Traveller – Planning UK 2017

  While I know that many people don’t like planning for travel, that isn’t me. I love trip planning! When I think back over our 3 months in Italy, so much of the fun was the planning. Where to base … Continue reading

Posted in Italy 2015, Slow Travel, Travel, UK 2017 | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Diary of a Slow Traveller – San Gimignano – a mix of old and kitsch

During our sojourn to Italy we took a day trip tof the medieval walled town o San Gimignano. Getting there from Florence is pretty straight forward even if you are not driving. We’d read the guidebooks and spoken to others, … Continue reading

Posted in Italy 2015, Slow Travel, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment