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Isole Tremiti

July 26, 2011


The Tremiti Islands are a group of four islands, two of which have residents. There is a population of about 400 people, though most are on the main island of San Domino. The islands have been inhabited since ancient times, including by the Romans and Greeks. In the 11th Century, the Benedictines built the Abbey […]

Termoli, Italy

July 23, 2011


For those of you who are regular readers of my blog, you know that I travel a lot for work.  All over the place.  Sometimes glamorous, but usually not too exciting at all.  The hotels tend to all look the same, the food nowhere near as good as what comes from my own stove, and […]

2011 Doo Dah Parade

July 4, 2011


Today was the 28th Annual Doo Dah Parade, right through my neighborhood. As best described by the Short North Gazette: “The first Doo Dah Parade was July 4th (rain date July 3rd) in the year of our Emperor 1984. It was slated to start at one o’clock from Goodale Park – then to meander through […]