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A blog mostly featuring lots of photographs and some words describing my explorations of the high Apennines between Tuscany and Emilia and the Po Valley in Emilia. The articles about the Apennines are spit up into single day walks and cover the whole range from Corno della Scala, Bologna to Passo Cisa, Parma From time to time I stray from the main theme to talk about photography or anything else that interests me.
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  • Two Passes, Ospedalaccio and Pradarena 1 month ago January has not been great as far as the weather is concerned, so I have just done two short walks in the Apennines so far this year. Valle dell Inferno from cerreto PassThe first walk I did was from the Cerreto Pass up to the Ospedelaccio Pass. The name of the pass tells us that there was once a...
  • A Year Along the Crostolo 3 months ago Last year I had to visit a couple of Doctors for two minor health problems. Each one said that as part of the cure, I had to walk half hour every day. Seems to be a cure all these days.There is a linear park near where I live that follows, what we all consider to be, a rather squalid little...
  • On a film set. Commessagio 3 months ago Just a few kilometres north of  Sabbioneta, Vespasiano Gonzaga’s perfect city in the Po Valley is the small village of Commessagio. It is an agricultural centre just like many around Mantova(Mantua). But the entrance to the village is via a boat bridge, a curiosity that makes it worth a...
  • First Snow 4 months ago We had our first snow of the year in the Tosco Emilian Apennines last week. So, a trip up into the mountains to catch some snow scenes was obligatory. I had a nice sunny day as well. I went to the “Recinti” (enclosures) above Valbona RE one of my favourite places for snowy landscapes. I had...
  • Autumn with a bang at the Comunella 5 months ago Sunday was just the day to catch the Autumn colours in the Apennines. I decided to take a walk that starts at the Pradarena pass and heads east to the Passo Comunella. Nothing too strenuous and there are some great views here.The Autumn has almost passed to winter up there and in a few days the... Featured Expat Blog Badge:

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