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  • De Pasti in Chicago

    Vreti a sti cum e la o biserica Ortodoxa Romana din SUA in noaptea de Pasti? Aceasta e experienta mea (in acest an in Chicago; acum citiva ani in Orlando, Fl iar cu si mai mult timp in urma in Hollywood, Florida): Adevarat, sint obisnuita cu nopti...
  • Couchsurfing Forli: Area of Emilia-Romagna

    Invited to stay with a local in Forli through the Couchsurfing site, I took that opportunity again in hopes of saving money, practicing Italian and learning the local way of life. Leaving Bari, in the South of Italy at night, I arrived the next mo...
  • Bari, A City of Gelato Pleasure

    Narrow streets with open doors peering into people’s homes, curtains waving in the mid-day breeze,  sounds of metal silverware on ceramic plates, laughing children running around, bed linen and clothes hanging to dry above the streets; women making p...
  • Alberobello, The Place I Longed to See

    Alberobello, amore mio, my long time dream of seeing you finally turned into reality! Although much adventure and determination had to be exercised in order to get to you it was worth all the effort (see the post:"From a Farm to a Masseria: A Road...
  • Masseria in Puglia: A Fortress with a Possessive Master

    As my first day in the Masseria Genovese developed I realized that I was locked in behind the gates. Alone in the place, I climbed the stairs and took pictures from one easily accessible roof. I noticed a pool that I had not seen the night before, an...
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