Smooth sailing makes a poor sailor in Catania

A Broken car, A Broken tooth and still a nice holiday in Catania. Albeit that I’m currently sat in a cafe in Catania with pouring rain and thunderstorm the view and the holiday, optimism still flows forth. Maybe helped by the young Americans excited about travelling for the first time or the young Sicilian couple…

Good Morning with a smile.

I’m lying in bed this morning and thinking about what to talk about. So I thought I’d do something a little different. I’d like to know what you all do as a morning routine to perk you up? What gets you energised? Motivated? Clears your mind? Puts a smile on your face? So you can…

Into the unknown

Is it a big deal to jump into the unknown? Or is it a simple opening of a new chapter? The reason I’m writing this piece is that I’ve handed in my notice to my work, booked flights back to Sicily and will leave my online work December 31st. I’ve written before about facing your…

Personal thoughts on Provence.

Welcome to my final blog on Provence. This is my final travel blog before I hit the U.K. and I will be doing some writing about Oxfordshire and London. So this week will be relatively short and sweet. I have repeatedly talked about Maison Lambot’s food. There was so much else as well in the…

Maison Lambot

Maison Lambot If you’re looking for a relaxing getaway, with fresh air, great food, wine, and beautiful views you shouldn’t look further than here. Maison Lambot is huge, with quite a few amenities. Built-in top of an old mill, which you can still see parts of if you look in the basement or around the…

Never turn down Glaswegians offering you a free beer and food.

The sun sets, and orange and blue colours mix in the water as I sit pondering what am I to write about this week. When two Glaswegians sit down next to me, eating ice cream and conversation begins to flow on Sicilian food. My week has been one of culture. (I’m not debating the meaning…