Tag Archives: food

Hydra

About an hour and a half on the ferry from Port Pireseus took me to Hydra. It’s a beautiful little island, with probably not as much holiday traffic as some of the more well known islands, but it is perfect … Continue reading

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Let Me Take You Down

Imagine a market that nestles next to a centuries old place of worship. It is a market that was first recorded in 1276, but has probably been around since the Romans brought their gastric requirements to Britain. It is just … Continue reading

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Siena. Sun Soaked & Delicious

Looking back at our days in Siena from the overcast Isle of Britain, I remember the heat, and the smell of Siena. Ripe tomatoes and garlic, the bluest steak I have ever had and the amazing Chianti (wine of the … Continue reading

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Gastronomy

A post done with my iPhone, I hope this works. So, Italian food. Molto bene! We’ve been careful with our money through most of our holiday, but once we hit Rome, Sarah and I rebelled a little – we had … Continue reading

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