Tag: Alassio

Postcard from Portugal (not): Part I

As you know, we were planning to spend Christmas and New Year in Southern Portugal. The choice of destination had been made by my beloved who’d booked the flights to Faro, booked the car hire and chosen the hotel (with my blessing). While we… Continue Reading “Postcard from Portugal (not): Part I”

Thursday doors #46

Would you believe it, I’m still featuring doors photographed on my last visit to Alassio, in Italy, which are all still from the same street! We’re enjoying our first Thanksgiving on Long Island and I hope you’re all having a great time too with… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #46”

Thursday doors #45

Today I’m featuring doors photographed on my last visit to Alassio, in Italy, which are all from the same street! Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world.… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #45”

Thursday doors #44

Today I’m featuring doors photographed on my last visit to Alassio, in Italy, which are all from the same street! Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world.… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #44”

Thursday doors #43

The next couple of weeks will feature doors photographed on my last visit to Alassio, in Italy, all from the same street! Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #43”

Thursday doors #42

Today and the next couple of weeks will feature doors photographed on my latest visit to Alassio, in Italy, most of which were all from the same street! However I’m kicking off with church doors – always rich pickings. The Sant’Ambrogio Parish Church was… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #42”

Wordless Wednesday – beach

Thursday doors #11

It’s yet another door from Alassio, on the Italian Riviera. Bizarrely, given how often we visit, it’s one I’ve only recently noticed. It could do with a quick clean and polish to better accentuate its handsome features.  I particularly like the door surround and… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #11”

Happy New Year

I hope you’ve all had a very enjoyable Festive Season and are looking forward to 2019. Of course, for those of you who continue to celebrate until Epiphany, just carry on! We had a surprisingly lovely time before Christmas in Paris (see future posts… Continue Reading “Happy New Year”

12 days of Christmas: day 8

We love heading over the border into Italy for a bit of farniente and la dolce vita, which may or may not involve a couple of Aperol Spritzs! If we go for a couple of days, we’ll typically stay in Alassio at a hotel… Continue Reading “12 days of Christmas: day 8”