Calm / peaceful and simply nice – lovely short break

After a lovely 1 1/2 train ride from Nice I arrived at Imperia. From their it is little under 30 min. by car  (25 km). A village with around 1.400 inhabitants (in 1861 approx. 4.360) who are actively (!) with a lot of passion participating  to make it a nice place to be: welcome to…

Size matters / Amazing Discovery / Collegiata S. Giovanni Battista

I decided to walk around and explore the neighbourhood a bit. The weather was beautiful and so was the church. I seriously had no idea what to expect when I entered……. Hear say: In the year 1234 the first parts were built! Latest studies declare that the build started 1333 (gravestone news!). Originally the church…

Let’s go Italy / Europe is greatย 

My friends invited me to spend the weekend with them in lovely Italy. They bought a 14th century  house in a 14th century village. Almost needless to say that needed to be explored, visited and embraced.The beauty of Europe is to get to most places without big hazzle and in a timely manner to be…