Category Archives: Italy

Sardinia #5: Cagliari balconies

This is the final in the series of my posts about my trip to Sardinia. The boyf and I both discovered a passion for balconies the first time we went on holiday together four years ago. Every time we go away … Continue reading

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Sardinia #4: Cagliari

For our 10 day trip to Sardinia included a four night stay in the island’s capital, Cagliari. The old town is lovely for a wander. Cagliari boasts the longest urban beach in Europe, at over 7 km! Here are a … Continue reading

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Sardinia #3: Fiat 500

If I could drive – and had the money – my dream car is a Fiat 500: Source But as much as I love the new model, nothing beats the classic Fiat 500. Everywhere we went in Sardinia, there were … Continue reading

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Sardinia #2: the seaside

Following on from yesterday’s holiday post. We spent the first six days of our Sardinian holiday in the north, by the seaside. To save money, we stayed in a youth hostel which was actually really fun. We had a private … Continue reading

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Holiday outfit post #6: dinner date

This is one of the few outfit shots taken during our few days in Cagliari – the capital of Sardinia. It was taken on the balcony of our room which overlooked the little street below. Lovely. This particular photograph was … Continue reading

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Sardinia #1: food and drink

When the boyf and I go on holiday, our main activities are eating and drinking. Our recent trip to Sardinia was no exception. Days began with caffè: And days finished with birra: Somewhere in between, a lot of gelato was … Continue reading

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Holiday outfit post #5

Oh, what a difference a week makes. This was taken on the beach in northern Sardinia a week ago. Wishing I was back there now. I am wearing: H&M beach cover-up, Primark bikini and Topshop flip flops.

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Holiday outfit post #4: a Very beautiful dress

We are now in Cagliari – the capital of Sardinia – for a few days but before we left the beach and our hostel in the north of the island we had one last evening out at the local pizzeria. … Continue reading

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Italian Phrase of the Day: la fine

Source La Fine = The End As I jet off on my holibobs, here is the last post in the learn Italian series: I hope you’ve enjoyed the series. If you want a re-cap, you can find the entire series … Continue reading

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Italian Phrase of the Day: B come Bambino

Source B come Bambino = B for Baby After everything you’ve learned so far, I have now realised that it is time to learn how to pronounce all of those phrases. The Italian alphabet contains twenty-one. Five other letters are … Continue reading

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