Idle days

Idle days in Sicily; plenty of time this wonderful scene. Day after day.

Jan Theo
Facts on China Little known facts about China: it has the oldest children in the world. Various international panels came to this shocking conclusion. And although results have been circulating since October 2016, the ‘establishment‘ systematically refuses publication and diffusion. Other yet striking facts: most people in China drink tea more than any other beverages. …
Jan Theo
Salute! Costruire Salute: a storm of protest broke out when the Regional Health Department launched a new campaign. ‘How much can a woman drink?’ Referring to the dose of alcohol related to health. Nothing wrong with spreading the ‘alcohol awareness’ idea. Nothing wrong with addressing women rather than men. Well, something went wrong anyway. Doctor …
Jan Theo
Introducing street food Why is street food so popular and ubiquitous in Sicily? Is it a reminiscence of the many occupying powers? Or is it a direct result of the abundant raw material? Some suggest it’s the sea breeze, some even hint at a secret society. Just to be sure we’re talking about the same subject: street …
Jan Theo
Fast, faster, the fastest A couple of days before I was flying to Rome, a friend sent me this article. The connecting idea frankly seemed a bit dim. A flight for a flight I guess. One hour from Palermo to Rome, one hour from London to New York he wrote in an accompanying message. Was he having a laugh? …
Sampolo 246 - Cultori del Gusto
a nice cup of coffee at the bar to start another day
pasta feudo Mondello

Further more

Vini Cassarà - Kilim
Frolla Divina cookies, three categories
Feudo Mondello
Vini Cassarà - Sicilian Mastery

Reference.guru

man sleeping on a bench with a typical Sicilian hat

From dusk till dawn

From dusk till dawn

An arbitrary selection of the finest place to stay overnight
snooze
silhouette of a man eating, wearing a typical Sicilian Coppola

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