Category: Come fly with G

La Voyageuse Immortelle

A busy week this week, I am still reading Paul Louis Rossi’s 1990 book, Régine, which is more like an autobiography of Rossi living through the 1930s and 40s, at least, so far.  I suspect the character, Régine, will start…

On Vis

A double entendre. Indeed. Or treble. My interest in the island was first stimulated by Jasper Ridley’s biography of Tito (only two reviewers on Amazon. Both give it five out of five. Which begs the question why only two reviewers?…

On Korčula

Korčula: name of a city, name of an island. When Marco Polo was born in the city, in 1254, Korčula was part of the Venetian Republic. Today, the island is in Croatia, a couple of decades ago, it was in…