Day 14: Work and Party at the Castle June 7th 2012 Hard to believe I have been gone 2 weeks!!!
Today, Thursday, is glass recycling day. We have a container for the glass that we put out the night before. The recycling man come in a little garbage type truck and picks up outside of every house. Recycling for plastic and paper are another day, and trash is every day.
We found some information on a Byzanine Church of St. Peter. We tried t ... read more
Europe » Italy » Apulia » Otranto 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