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Fontanellato castle and the market

Visiting Fontanellato ‘s Castle

Fontanellato, with its castle, churches and markets are only a few miles away from Fidenza. We arrived after a few miles’ drive in the beautiful and peaceful Emilian countryside. View…

Leeds Castle, Maidstone, Kent

First impressions of Leeds Castle

Following my mother’s 10-year-long suggestion, I finally picked up the car and went to Leeds Castle. The weather is just right, sunny, blue sky and not too cold. Leeds Castle,…

The easy life

New Year’s resolutions…Anyone?

OK. Last year I didn’t make any resolutions, but this year I have just a couple in mind. I am going to take a “quarterly approach” to my little list –…

Fenis Castle

A day in Valle d’ Aosta

After the great Pizza moment in Quincinetto we went to Gaby, in the Aosta Valley, which is situated north-west of Italy – near France and Switzerland. The “Valle d’ Aosta”…

Windsor Castle - Garden

A tour of Windsor Castle

  Windsor Castle is one of the oldest castles in the world; it was built by William the Conqueror following the Battle of Hastings in 1066 and it has been…

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