Tag Archives: Evelina

The Great Pillage

Today is Halloween – it is great many things to many different people.  For ghosts and goblins and witches and monsters it is time to freely roam the streets. For little Vikings at heart it is time to get out and liberate the neighbourhood of some candies and for the dentists it is time to pick up […]

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Viking and Dragons

There are many different things we all miss about being on the other side of the pond.  From the simple narrow and twisted cobble stone streets we walked in the old town Nuremberg to our friends  and our favourite coffee shops and stores, the amazing gelato and the atmosphere of the old city, the history and […]

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Weather Forecast

Yesterday in Rouen we had amazing weather – read no rain and even some sunshine.  Today’s forecast is somewhat similar.  Cloudy, with light wind, occasional sunshine and guaranteed downpour or five.  I think that by now we all got used to the idea that the beach towels we brought with us will go back home […]

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A year has come and gone.  So far we have visited 11 countries and what seems like innumerable number  cities and perhaps even more restaurants and shops.  We walked what seems like hundreds of kilometres on old cobble stones, consumed pounds and pounds of gelato and drunk gallons of espresso and wine.  The blog has had over 22,000 […]

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New Friends

Evelina made a new friend today.  Walking from the pool to the main house she heard a little bird chirp.  Being a good soul that she is, she helped it get off the road and back into the shade in the grass where it could be cool and safe.  

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