Bussana Vecchia – from Earthquake struck Town to Artistic Paradise

While I lived by the sea, I went back to one of my favourite places in the hills. The very small town Bussana Vecchia. In 1887 a violent earthquake struck the hinterland and only ruins were left. Some time after several artists started to make the town alive, and today you´ll find many interesting artistic…

Visiting La reggia di Venaria Reale

La reggia di Venaria Reale is the hunting castle of the Savoia royalty. It has been renewed and is today a very popular tourist point. It´s so popular that they have even made a new big parking for all the visitors. Yesterday was one of those rainy Sundays where you either stay in the house…

The Antique Shop in Turin

Every Thursday I go to an Antique shop in Turin. Not to buy or restore furniture, but to teach Norwegian to the owner. It´s quite seldom that an Italian person wants to learn Norwegian, but Angelo is actually soon moving to Oslo… In his shop there are many funny objects. I found these really old…