La Dolce Vita in Cortina d'Ampezzo... January 20th 2022 The Beijing Olympics Games are over....Great, I was not a big fan of the concept this year! I'm not sure I'm going to be a big fan either of the World Cup in Qatar end of this year! So let's celebrate the 2026 Winter Olympics coming to Cortina next! Let's hope we'll get back to the proper Olympic tradition. Somewhere, somehow...old fashioned may be more enjoyable than what we have just been served ... read more
Europe » Italy » Veneto » Cortina d'Ampezzo 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
This blog is just short of 10 years old. We have now move to South Africa.
Why South Africa? Simple, great wine, great food, great golf and even more amazing diving! I will for once continue to blog from time to time about home. After all, this is just my fourth continent after having grow up in Europe, lived in Asia for twenty years, and even spent a full year living the life of Buenos Aires.
Come to visit....there is so much to do here! ... full info