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A slow walk in Tuscany

By Mavis
The next day Barry took us to Toppi but on the way we stopped in this quaint little walled village called Barga where a Scottish community live. I spotted this old Lady going for an afternoon walk or going for one of the Gelatos we had had further down the waySmile

When we arrived home at Villa Grassinni Marianne cooked Lamb chops with Rosemary that grows so prolifically everywhere and some crispy brown fried onions and potatoes . A glass of red wine completed the meal. We watched the sun go down as we sat outside in the warm evening.

The portrait of Marianne was taken by Barry

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dotpix 16 5 Pakistan
19 May 2009 6:27AM
What a description Mavis... Wink feeling hungry... Dreamy shot coz of Shadows... like this one.. wonderful shot..
Clicks!
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CarolG 13 199 20 Greece
19 May 2009 6:35AM
Lovely images to end your journey, Mavis. Thank you for taking us with you and sampling some of the wonderful sights that you enjoyed. Carol
Bob_V 12 1 2 United States
19 May 2009 7:40AM
What a fabulous set of images Mavis.
Bob
fentiger 19 920 24 England
19 May 2009 8:24AM
A great set of interesting images Mavis,

Albert
BERTRAM 12 United Kingdom
19 May 2009 8:38AM
A super set of images.
Dave
hary60 11 2 United Kingdom
19 May 2009 10:10AM
Brilliant set of images
Harry
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
19 May 2009 10:27AM
Is this really the end? Such a shame, really enjoyed your images of Tuscany, Mavis. And those chops are making me feel even hungrier still after just seeing that pizza!
TrevB Smile
woolybill1 Plus
13 34 76 United Kingdom
19 May 2009 11:21AM
Another enjoyable reportage, Mavis. I thought we were going to see the red wine too Wink and I'm feeling hungry again ......
Bill
taggart Plus
15 47 14 United States
19 May 2009 1:46PM
I has been a great trip! Thanks for the ride along!
Jennn
Daisymaye Plus
11 23 17 Canada
19 May 2009 1:47PM
Another beautiful set of your days shots. How dedicated you are to spend a part of each evening downloading and uploadiing. Really lovely holiday. Thank you......Sandy
Mavis 18 143 2 England
19 May 2009 2:46PM
Thank you all for th great comments and clicks.

I was so overjoyed to have this holiday, such magic , don't know if I will manage another trip at 77 Wink
19 May 2009 5:38PM
What a lovely series Mavis, and a wonderful ending.

John Smile X
pamelajean Plus
14 1.3k 2144 United Kingdom
19 May 2009 5:39PM
So glad you enjoyed this holiday, Mavis, and thankyou for sharing it with us.
marianne 18 30
19 May 2009 6:21PM
The town was called Poppi and the walled village is called Barga, where the Scottish community are living. Gorgeous photos but surely you have some more? xxx oh and i didn't like to say but there is only one 'r' in Marianne xxx Wink
Mavis 18 143 2 England
19 May 2009 6:31PM
Yes I do get carried away sometimes wanting to get to your 2 R's LOL After all I only gave you the name Love to you Marianne !!

I have loads more photos but didn't like to bore people with my holiday snaps . There is Pisa tomorrow but then I will have a break and show odd ones later xxx
marianne 18 30
19 May 2009 6:33PM
you leave my 'R's alone haha...looking forward to Pisa. xx
Bodiewil 12 46 Wales
19 May 2009 6:43PM
Superb series Mavis beautiful images throughout
wyatturp 14 2 England
19 May 2009 7:45PM
Lamb chops with Rosemary-Yum my fav, nice picture storySmile
Dougxx
EAS 11 1 13 Scotland
19 May 2009 7:54PM
You're determined to make us all hungry! Love those beads by the way. Some lovely images. Hope to see those of Pisa soon.
19 May 2009 8:01PM
Great self portrait gran...............Ill get my coat...
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
19 May 2009 8:20PM
Great shots Mavis. Could I please have an extra order of the lamb chops. They look superb.
Ron
19 May 2009 9:43PM
Beautiful images Mavis.
Tony
Mavis 18 143 2 England
19 May 2009 10:14PM
Thank you all so much .
Cheeky devil Colin I'm not Ninety YET !! Smile xxxx
helenlinda Plus
13 366 22 United Kingdom
21 May 2009 7:26AM
Super light and shadow in v1. Lovely atmosheric shot
Helen
tartanlady 16 58 Scotland
24 May 2009 6:01PM
This could be my Mum or Grandmother here Maeve, lovely capture.
Louise
GillyB Plus
15 317 8 United Kingdom
27 May 2009 12:15AM
Well spotted and captured mavis, was in Barga a couple of days ago and have enjoyed your images from Tuscany.

gill

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