Tai’d To The Past

Tai’d To The Past

The Berici Hills south of Vicenza in the Veneto are a place of quiet peace and tranquillity, far away from hustle and bustle. But even here, in this green haven, you can find yourself sucked down a wormhole into the depths of history as Vinnie and I found out when we...
Grazie For The Custoza

Grazie For The Custoza

Today the area around Verona and Lake Garda seems peaceful, prosperous, and industrious; however, in 1944 it was anything but. The retreating German Army was determined to hold out as long as possible and to try and dislodge it one of the Allies’ tactics was to...
A Mi Manera – Doing It His Way

A Mi Manera – Doing It His Way

Heading north east across the region of Italy called the Veneto, it was as flat as the proverbial pancake. “Are we not stopping to see Venice?” enquired Vinnie. “Not this time,” I replied. “We have business elsewhere on Terra...