Venice in between

Between the floods  (the terrible Acqua Alta of 12 Nov 2019) and the lock-down due to the Covid-19 epidemic in 2020, Venice has not had much luck lately.  La Serenissima Repubblica di San Marco is suffering, and I feel for the inhabitants of this beautiful city (and of course all others affected by it).  UsuallyContinue reading “Venice in between”

Dog days of summer – where to cool off together

OK, I admit it: I´m a dog person.  I love them.  I have a “dog radar” – if a dog passes by in the street, chances are my heart will beat a little more joyfully.  I follow several dog feeds on Instagram, and my heart bleeds for every adoptable candidate from a shelter, even thoughContinue reading “Dog days of summer – where to cool off together”