Category Archives: Travel

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 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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The diary of a Slow Traveller – Walking the streets, Siracusa, Sicily

The very nature of  Slow Travel is that you can establish a daily routine because there is no  need to race to the next new thing. Over our weeks in Sircausa our daily routine became a leisurely walk through the … Continue reading

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The diary of a Slow Traveller – Markets

One Love of slow travel is being able to frequent the local market.  That means not just a walk through the local market as you take in the sights but the opportunity to visit and revisit a market that overtime becomes … Continue reading

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