Midsummer already So the longest day has now passed. It’s always seemed strange to me that people talk about summer starting on June 21st when from that day onward the days are shortening, first slowly then accelerating through autumn and into winter. It’s true that the big summer heat has yet to arrive but I […]

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Early summer in Liguria After the dampest New Year period anyone can remember, Spring quickly made way for Summer and by the middle of May things were hotting up nicely. We took a rare day out to go to the Monday market in Savona. This town is about 100km away, an hour on the motorway. […]

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