Captains Blog Day 10 May 19th 2012 Plans changed last night as the Glass show wasn't happening (I didn't really want to see it anyway) so we went to the show. Word was that the GC hadn't arrived and it was hardly mentioned all day or in the programme apart from a violinist so we thought one of the orchestra was doing a set. Anyway his name was Greg Scott and he was brilliant - of course there were only about 25 people w ... read more
Europe » Italy » Lazio » Rome 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
At last - a long overdue holiday away from this miserable wet grey country and the longest winter in living memory. Here comes the sun, the sea and lots and lots of boats!
I think I'll keep this picture of me - I haven't worked out to change it and I look quite thin in it!... full info