Today I am featured on the newly-launched travel blog of Jules Brown, author of The Rough Guide to Sicily.
One of my favourite bloggers, Veronica di Grigoli, writes with wit and passion about her adopted home of Sicily.
Her hugely enjoyable blog – The Dangerously Truthful Diary of a Sicilian Housewife – is a joyous ode to that amazing island, and anyone planning on visiting (or living in) Sicily should definitely give it a read.
I love Veronica’s story, of how she ended up in Sicily in the first place. My route there was very different – as author of the first Rough Guide to Sicily – but there’s plenty in Veronica’s story, and on her blog, that I recognise about that fabulously intoxicating and infuriating island.
Here’s Veronica, in her own words, sharing how it all began.
Ten years ago I plucked up the courage to leave my family and friends in London, give up my career as a business consultant, sell my house, car and collection of…
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