Blog Post Archive

1Welcome to Volterra!
2About Volterra
3Of all places, why Volterra?
4A little about me
5Volterran Facts and Myth
6T-minus One
7A rocky start
8We’re going to need fans!
9Ti piace il sale?
10My Scooby-doo moment
11Hot deals, but not hot wheels
12Holiday day! Eating out.
13Eating in again
14Of Markets and Mazzolla
15A walk in the park
16Booze and Books
17We Blitz-Visit 4 Hilltowns
18August Strikes Again
19Bibbona, Bolgheri and Prepping for the Medieval Festival
20Roll out those days…
21The calm before the storm
22Volterra AD1398 Festival, Day 1, Part 1
23Volterra AD1398 Festival, Day 1, Part 2
24A Trip to Massa Marittima
25A Haircut and Shopping before Ferragosto
26A Trip to Pisa
27Volterran Antiquities and Medieval Fest Opening 2
28Medieval Festival – Day 2
29San Gimignano by Night
30The Beach and a Farewell
31Nothing Much Happened Here Today
32The Psychiatric Hospital Exhibit
33Soup, and the ‘Ludus Balistris’ – Crossbow Competition
34The Original Sword in the Stone, and Casole d’Elsa
35A Lazy Day, Mostly In
36Goodbye dosh, plus The Museum of Sacred Art
37A Couple of Walks and the Trouble with TIM
38Montegemoli and a Cheat Meal
39An Anniversary Meal at Del Duca
40Blogflash: Take a bow, Querceto!
41Another Visitor
42Shaking off a Stomach Bug
43Monteriggioni and Colle di Val d’Elsa
44All is Quiet in Peccioli
45Going Up in San Miniato
46Race? What Race?!
47Terriciola, Castelalfi and Montefoscoli
48Back to La Rosa
49Lari and the Pasta Factory
50The Red Night and the Prison
51A Tuscan Cooking Class
52A Little R and R
53A Grand Lunch at Del Duca
54Volterra’s Art Museum
55A Walkabout in Florence
56A Stroll in Siena
57Who wanted to go to Navacchio anyway?
58Inside Volterra’s Cathedral
59Suvereto, Campiglia Marittima and Populonia
60Palazzo dei Priori and the Etruscan Museum
61Spending 4 more weeks in Volterra – with Anxiety
62Flying to Italy – 22/07/2020
63First full day – 23/07/2020
64A blurry day – 24/07/2020 in a new tab)
65A functional Saturday – 25/07/2020—25-07-2020/
66Keeping it safe in Volterra – 26/07/2020—26-07-2020/
67Work, Bank, Work – 27/07/2020—27-07-2020/
68Walk, work, food and me – 28/07/2020—28-07-2020/
69A Tale of two Walks – 29/07/2020—29-07-2020/
70Archaelogical Dig, Pomerance and Montegemoli – 31/07/2020—31-07-2020/
71Another Stay Staycation – 01/08/2020
72Chianti Country – 02/08/2020
73Exploring La Fontana dei Ponti – 03/08/2020—03-08-2020/
74Here goes nothing – 04/08/2020—04-08-2020/
75Our glowing balls – 05/08/2020
76Hospital Stroll – 06/08/2020
77Lunch at Del Duca – 07/08/2020—07-07-2020/
78Gambassi Terme and Montaione – 08/08/2020—08-07-2020/
79Down by the Riverside – 09/08/2020—09-08-2020/
80Osteria Fornelli – 10/08/2020—10-08-2020/(opens in a new tab)
81The Acquarium in Livorno – 11/08/2020—11-08-2020/
82The Tower and the Theatre – 12/08/2020
83Siena and Shoe Shopping in Ambra – 13/08/2020—13-08-2020/
84The Cathedral – 14/08/2020—14-08-2020/
85Staying in Volterra – 15/08/2020—15-08-2020/
86The Borghi, the Balze and Dinner at Del Duca – 16/08/2020—16-08-2020/(opens in a new tab)
87Casale Marittimo – 17/08/2020Casale Marittimo – 17/08/2020 – Our Man In Volterra
88Just a Day in Volterra – 18/08/2020
90Walking in the Curragh and What’s Going on in Volterra Now?
91I Became My Anxiety
92Symptoms, Setback and Walks
93How I’m Healing and a Walk in the Curragh
94Cosa sta succendo a Volterra?
95Virtual Tour of Volterra #1
96Agoraphobia: Getting the Heck Outta Here
97Virtual Tour of Volterra #2
98We Came Back, Baby (04/08/2021)
99Long and Lovely Lunch at Terra di Mezzo (05/08/2021)
100Siena, Monteriggioni and A Golden Hour Walk (06/08/2021)
101Of Markets and Fine Food (07/08/2021)
102Etruscan Tombs and Another Day in Volterra (08/08/2021)
103Massa Marittima and a nice Night Walk (09/08/2021)
104Lunch Rescued! (10/08/2021)
105A Trip to the I Gigli Mall (11/08/2021)
106To the Beach and Casale Marittimo! (12/08/2021)

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