Road trip 2011 July 26th 2011 The dreaming stage
Its was back at Christmas 2010 and I was stuck in Kuwait due to problems with visas. I was a bit feed up and so to give myself something to look forward to I began to plan a summer road trip to the Alps. My first thoughts were to take in some of the great passes through the Alps. This would take me into Italy, which i love and so my thoughts logically moved south and into nor ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Lucca Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
The work is almost done and the plans are set to return to my beloved Harbinger to carry on sailing. As of April 18th 2014 I will be free of the daily grind and I can finally become a nomad.
I will wander as the weather and the whim takes me, sometimes sailing, sometimes by road, but wander I will. Come along, it'll be fun.
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