October 16, 2017 11:49 pm

THE OTHER COUTRYSIDE, Chapter Nine: Scent of Rossella.

From the novel “The Other Countryside“, published by Meeting Benches (e-book format in Italian, coming in the English version), a page in the Last Chapter: Scent of Rossella. That morning, Giorgio woke up much later than usual. The refectory of the Mission was deserted, and he was apparently alone. You could hear the distant voices of children at the nearby ...

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BOUTIQUE TRAVEL: Travel Guides

Amazon.com, Whitestar.com, or a library of your city, offering you a large selection of books-guides. You can buy them, flipping through those catalogs in advance, in a selective manner: the budget, is obviously related to the season and the destination of your trip. A second your chance – but having first set your budget – is to visit your local ...

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THE MEETING BENCHES BOUTIQUE TRAVEL

Travelling by car, train, plane, bicycle, motorcycle, or on your own two feet? The choice of things to carry with you – whatever your destination – start here, but with a dual premise: there is no perfect suitcase, not carry with yourself. The suggestion, before you fill your suitcase, is to observe yourself at the mirror, carefully watching your reflection, ...

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THE OTHER COUTRYSIDE, Chapter Eight: The eyes of heaven

From the novel “The Other Countryside”, published by Meeting Benches (e-book format in Italian, coming in the English version, a page of Chapter Eight: The eyes of heaven. The next morning, the bishop asked him to accompany him to the Samburu National Reserve. They would have carried out the usual intermediate step in Wamba, and after lunch they would arrive ...

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THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE, Chapter Seven: Silver Sand Road

From the novel “The Other Countryside”, published by Meeting Benches (e-book format in Italian, coming in the English version, a page of Chapter Seven: Silver Sand Road. With her friends, Rossella was returning from the center of Malindi, where they had visited in the afternoon the old part of the city. It was characterized by narrow streets with houses ruined facades, ...

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THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE, Chapter Six: The charm of the Rift Walley

From the novel “The Other Countryside”, published by Meeting Benches (e-book format in Italian, coming in the English version, a page of Chapter Six: The charm of the Rift Valley. A few days later, he appeared on the scene a lion, big and strong. According to the Bishop says, that lion is bothered by the fact that the lioness reserve ...

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SCHLOSS HOF, AUSTRIA: Good news from the courtyard of the castle

At Easter – on 29 and 30 March or on April 5 and 6 (from 10 to 18 hours) – you could visit a particular market, but you run the risk of losing you in weird mazes, made of stalls particular, those in the courtyard of an Austrian castle situated on the B 49: Niederweiden. Visiting his beautiful garden, but ...

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THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE, Chapter Five: The Seventh Wave

From the novel “THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE”, published by Meeting Benches (e-book format in Italian, coming in the English version, a page of Chapter Five: The Seventh Wave.  The seventh wave was considered by sailors the most dangerous, because it could cause damage and inconvenience to the vessel, in the tumult of a storm. Oceanographers knew that it was a superstition, ...

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ENGLAND, STRATFORD ON AVON: Fall in love in the night.

On a summer night, I watched the sky for a English countryside. I felt an unpleasant sensation of human limitation, as if I were only a fly, as if the few clouds that veiled the sky they were the boys, the ones that were crushing me. I walk in, absorbed, under the same sky as the eyes of a “Swan ...

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FLORENCE: TRAVELING WITH BENOZZO GOZZOLI

From the diary-atlanteillustrato TRAVEL IN ITALY, publisher Meeting Benches (e-book format, available in Italian language and English). A painter of the Italian Renaissance, born in Tuscany in 1420, a pupil of Fra Angelico, has long lived in Florence, by decorating  the church of San Marco. Like many painters of that period, he also was in Rome, by decorating a chapel ...

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THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE, Chapter Four: Mutoni

From the novel “THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE”, published by Meeting Benches (e-book format in Italian, coming in the English version, a page of Chapter Four: Mutonia. Giorgio he had way of knowing – through Maurizio, his colleague in the parish Caritas – that in the same town, since the nineties, he had established the most consistent and artistically active community mutoide ...

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THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE: Chapter Three, The Great acacia

From the novel “THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE”, published by Meeting Benches (e-book format in Italian, coming in the English version, a page of Chapter Three: The big acacia. “Hello, I’m George, I’ll call you from a phone booth, not far from your home. This morning I have not you seen at the bar. I need to see you. Now “. Cristiana ...

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CHINA: A TASTE OF THE INFINITE.

9.7 million square kilometers, the second largest country by area in the world, landscapes and incredibly diverse, with forest steppes and deserts, the arid north and moist forests of the south, its vigilant sentinels of Himalayan ranges, Karakoram and Pamir, which protect the cradle of a nation born along the Yellow River. Many dynasties have built a thousand-year history, but ...

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PANAMA: SLIP IN THE SUNSET

It slides in the open jungle and excites you, but she is not a beautiful butterfly, because it is a large tanker. The Americans have gone for a year, but what I observe still bears the signs of their presence ordered: the huge metal walls of the channel, the many boats anchored awaiting their turn to maneuver. Until the previous ...

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