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Lemoning in Limone

It was my last day on Lake Garda.   At the north end of the lake is a village with the usual array of delightful lakeside restaurants and narrow, cobblestone alleys lined with tempting shops.  Less usual are the lemon trees – … Continue reading

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The Lemon Grove – A Good Place to Start

Il Limoneto is an agriturismo an hour’s drive south of  Fontanarossa – ‘Red Fountain’ – the airport halfway down Sicily’s east coast, which was presumably named in honour of, or perhaps in a feeble attempt to placate Etna nearby. I could have stayed at … Continue reading

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The First Renaissance Gardens – Part III – Villa Medicea di Castello

Throughout my most recent trip to Tuscany – mid May to June, 2013  – I was plagued by bad weather.  It was the coldest (several mornings the temperature gauge in my car hovered between 6 and 7) and rainiest (not … Continue reading

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