By Massimo Usai Easy to say, but Spanish people is different from French, which is different from Germans, which is different from English, without mentions the difference between Polish or Dutch, or between Swedish and Italian.In fact, from some Countries, I could bet precisely where they come from inside the Country. Easy for me for Polish, Italian, Spanish, American and English, I could have some … Continue reading 10 million people who comfort me and make me feel at home: London
by Massimo Usai Sono un appassionato di ciclismo fin da bambino ed ho praticato per tanti anni lo sport, per poi finire quando ancora giovane non riuscii a sopportare I venti della Sardegna su strade piatte e la mancanza di gente appassionata attorno a me. Differente quando vivendo in Piemonte, dove strade e passione, mi coinvolgevano decisamente di più. Ad ogni modo ho visto tantissime … Continue reading 100 anni Mondiali, 100 anni di grande ciclismo – A glorious day out –
by Massimo Usai This week challenge was created by Debbie Smyth have the title of Open. This is the town of Turin, in Piedmont. Finally, the ex Italian Capital is Open again. Continue reading One Word Sunday : OPEN
By Massimo Usai Strasbourg is one of the largest cities in France with nearly half a million inhabitants in a metropolitan area spanning across the river into the German city of Kehl, on the eastern bank of the Rhine. The city is the seat of the Council of Europe, the European Court of Human Rights, the European Ombudsman, the Eurocorps, the European Audiovisual Observatory and, most famously, the European … Continue reading Petite France is lovely but Strasbourg is more than you expect.
by Massimo Usai THE MEN’S ROAD RACECOURSE FOR THE CYCLING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2021 EDITION IS DEFINITELY WILD. Leuven is located between Liège and Brussels and has known in its past one of the most brutal pages of Belgium during the First World War.The Germans invaded neutral Belgium on their way to France. The first city they stopped in was this one, where they devastated and … Continue reading IN LEUVEN (BELGIUM), BETWEEN BEERS AND COBBLES, FOR AN EXCITING EDITION OF THE ROAD CYCLING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021.
A man who has not been in Italy, is always conscious of an inferiority, from his not having seen what it is expected a man should see.-Samuel Johnson, writer and poet Picture of Bologna -Italy by @massimousai to see the quote for Wednesday please visit here Continue reading The Wednesday Quote is about Italy and it’s a lovely one
By Massimo Usai With summer soon coming to an end, it’s worth looking ahead to autumn, when the weather is still warm, having a coffee in some local bar, not too far away from home, will make September so great. Few pictures around my house during a spectacular September so far. Continue reading September is a great time to have that vacation near your home you’ve always dreamed of the rest of the year
By Massimo Usai Whether we stay close or go far, taking the time to explore a location on your own offers a different experience than travelling. But what happens when autumn comes, and we try to explore “ourselves”? The cycles of nature always influence our lives. The ideas, silent and more prominent, offer us reminders that we are all in a continuous state of transition … Continue reading Why does autumn inspire such intensity of feeling? There’s something about autumn: people love fall so much, this is why.
Testo e Foto @massimousai PARTIAMO DAI LUOGHI COMUNI C’è un luogo comune all’estero che vede gli italiani essere troppo snob e in certo senso intolleranti verso il cibo che non arrivi dalla penisola. La realtà è molto differente, la verità e’ che la maggior parte degli italiani non è così “razzista nel cibo“, a molti piace indulgere in fast food grasso / facile / economico … Continue reading No, gli italiani non sono snob… diciamo le cose come stanno: sono solo realisti!!!