Monthly Archives: October 2014

Review: Bed & Breakfast degli Aranci

On reconsidering, we should have stayed four nights in Sorrento instead of three. There turned out to be more to the place than we expected. The B&B, maybe a little less. For reasons explained elsewhere we caught a cab from … Continue reading

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Trains And Planes And Crawly Things

During the trip I started writing a story called “The Vacation Trip From Hell,” but it was getting overly long, so I parked the story until after the trip. I have now resurrected the concept as a series of clips. … Continue reading

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The Signs Of Italy

Sometimes when I travel I look around for interesting signs to photograph. The fact is, there is a market for photos of just signs. This came home solidly a few years back when I posted this sign with one of my … Continue reading

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Trains And Planes And Crawly Things

During the trip I started writing a story called “The Vacation Trip From Hell,” but it was getting overly long, so I parked the story until after the trip. I have now resurrected the concept, because continuing developments wove themselves … Continue reading

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Review: Casa Vacanze il Campo

  We stayed at six places in Italy this year, and my aim is to get in a review of each, with photos where available. Our stop in Siena is called Casa Vacanze il Campo, which I take to mean … Continue reading

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Trains And Planes And Crawly Things

During the trip I started writing a story called “The Vacation Trip From Hell,” but it was getting overly long, so I parked the story until after the trip. I have now resurrected the concept, because continuing developments wove themselves … Continue reading

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Austin Raceway Park

Another excuse for posting some photos. My records indicate I took these photos in March 1968. Apparently I was using my brother’s Petri 35 mm SLR. In May 2005 I was out on my own in Tucson without much else … Continue reading

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Wedding in Sorrento

Apparently there was an epidemic in Italy. However, it was an epidemic of the joyful kind. About every other place we stayed somebody was getting married. Our second day in Sorrento we noticed a big crowd, people were coming out … Continue reading

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Villa d’Este Tivoli

Another excuse for sharing some recent vacation photos We finished out our vacation with five days in Rome. You know and I know there’s a lot to see in Rome, but nobody’s thinking five days worth. Prior to the trip I … Continue reading

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Stock Photo Adventures

The first of a continuing series on the adventures of stock photography Five years ago I was out in North Hollywood with Greg, another photographer and also a co-worker on an aerospace contract. We took a day off and went … Continue reading

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