Monthly Archives: October 2011


I always stay in Verona before I head over to Mantova to meet up with my old friends Gian and Roberto. These places are so relaxed in September and October when there’s hardly any tourists and the locals go about their business in the golden light of the Autumn sunshine. And yes, this is where you see the real style of the Italians – lots of cyclists but wearing Armani and Prada not sportswear!