Recovering from Sunday

We slept in Monday and essentially spent the day recovering from the events of Sunday night. Matt made fried spaghetti for lunch – apparently that’s a big thing here – using fresh eggs from Nonna’s chickens. I learned how to operate a gas stove properly, without setting things on fire. After a late lunch we headed to the base to get my seven-day pass and make sure that my card was still in working order. Continue reading


Napoli…awesome day, BAD ending.

Napoli: a place in which Murphy’s Law is very, very present. Sunday started off well. I woke up to find out that Matt had baked chocolate chip muffins for breakfast, then got ready to head into the city…

on Matt’s BMW. Continue reading

Benvenuti a Napoli!

Well, I’ve been in Napoli, aka Naples, since midday Saturday, so I suppose it’s time for an update. If I wait until next Monday, when I get back to London, to try to write down everything, I’m sure I’ll forget something important! So, without further ado, here’s what I’ve been up to for the past few days: Continue reading