Category Archives: Liguria

A Simple Pleasure

When I first started thinking about going away this March, rather than waiting for May as I usually do, I was looking for a break from Canadian winter, a season which, the more I experience, the longer and more miserable … Continue reading

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Where Fooling the Eye is a Community Endeavour

This week’s post is a bit later than usual because I got side-tracked by one of those questions that it’s best not to ask oneself while trying to get on the subway during rush hour.  ‘What makes us human?’  You … Continue reading

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From One Horticultural Extreme to the Other

How far are you willing to go to visit a garden?  It’s a question that comes up whenever I’m planning a trip.  After Lake Maggiore the obvious next place to visit was Lake Como, a fairly short drive to the east. … Continue reading

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