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3 December 2016

It’s been an on-the-road week. Or rather, an on-the-rails week because why on earth anyone would get behind a wheel in a country where the trains run so well and cost so little (yes, this is not irony: this is … Continue reading

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25 October 2016

Positano   It’s odd how things happen when you’re not looking. Off we went to Rome, for just one night last week, and when we got home the big field maple (Acer campestre) had gone from more-or-less summer-green to yellow … Continue reading

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8 April 2015

It was odd how I began waking up well before my alarm went off, a week or more before the clocks went forward: first 15 minutes, then 20, until I was tossing in my bed with an hour to go, … Continue reading

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16 October 2011

We have been on the Amalfi Coast (me – most strangely – without a camera: how did I do that?) in truly summery conditions and the lap of luxury. We were at the glorious hotel Le Sirenuse in Positano, for … Continue reading

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