Thursday, September 6, 2007

Summer's end

view from the aventine hill

st.peter's at sunset

emily, sebastian, and thomas above piazza del popolo

our neighbor leo and the LIFEGUARD anselmo!

luca and andrea at lunch... coke and corn on the cob... is this italy?

just all the kids in the middle of the sea

punta rossa steps

meeting up with some nd friends in rome

elisabetta at punta rossa... she's had 3 children.

eli and andrea listening while luca tells one hell of a fish story

matteo helping tonia with the fresh octopus

we didn't realize the beach gate was locked after midnight...

thomas and andrea at "camp circeo"

our street in san felice circeo

terracina ruins at night

luca and andrea heading to the pool

filling up our own bottle to take home

sebastian, thomas, and i had a great time wine tasting

sebastian and matteo compare muscles

ludo listening to the guys tell stories

lola enjoying some watermelon

elisabetta's aunt and uncle

english books for lessons -- even in the summer!

eli reading on a rainy day

he's quite the climber

saint mary's grads at punta rossa

poesia, near lecce. we jumped in!

eli with her zia and zio

everyone wants a piece first

harbor in lecce

getting ready to jump

emily, daph, and gigi at the poesia beach near lecce

future armani model

andrea playing in the beach chair

our residence's beach

elisabetta, andrea, and a friend on the beach

Saturday, July 28, 2007

2 months already...

ludovica just beat me in checkers.

circeo rooftop

oh just a little bored one afternoon

tonia. wonderwoman.

ludo waiting for the pool to open

andrea took this one of his dad cleaning the closet

everyone drinks coffee during english lessons

matteo and andrea trying to sell /trade toys with neighbors in the residence.
they're already businessmen!

matteo reminding everyone to not touch the merchandise

luca's 50th

gelato, cannoli, chocolate...

and then ludovica poured everyone a glass of beer for the birthday toast!

boys getting ready for lessons

tif washing dishes in roma

near piazza farnese, roma

em and tif -- saint mary's humanistic studies grads

hotel punta rossa in circeo

things could be worse.