Remembering the Giro D’Italia

The Giro D’Italia bicycle race is going through Bologna today. I’ve been tempted to try to go see some of it, but it’s later this afternoon and sure to be crowded. A lot of effort for seconds of actual racers. I know, because I saw the race years ago when it started in the Netherlands and they passed through Utrecht. In fact, they passed along … Continue reading Remembering the Giro D’Italia

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A Tale of Bologna Bicycles in One Walk [8|365]

It all started with a pink Vespa that reminded me of a book I’m currently reading (Magpie Murders), in which a character has a pink motorscooter.  The Vespa was cute, so I couldn’t resist a quick snap. As we moved on, I suppose my mind was still on bicycles and motorbikes, as I began to notice the mix. You certainly do see a lot of … Continue reading A Tale of Bologna Bicycles in One Walk [8|365]

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A Dog, A Bike, A Canal in Bologna

So yeah, it’s been a while since I’ve blogged. In fact, it’s been so long that I forgot how to start a new post for a brief moment.  Ooops! So yeah, life. Let’s leave it at that. To be honest, I haven’t done much exploring, because I really don’t handle the heat well and it’s been stupid hot this summer. Think 40sC/100sF. But there was … Continue reading A Dog, A Bike, A Canal in Bologna