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Monforte Belltower in Spring

We haven’t posted for more than a month now but life in Monforte continues a pace. Spring (La Primavera – it sounds so much more exotic in Italian) has arrived and we are currently blessed with our second set of Australian visitors -Jo’s Mum and Dad are here for nearly a month!

We loved the Monforte winter and we were fortunate this year that the snow stayed on the ground just long enough for us to revel in the new experience but not long enough for the novelty to wear off.

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La Neve è Arrivata!!!

Finally, the snow has arrived in Monforte! It is almost three months later than the first snowfall last year but based on the weather forecast, it looks like winter is finally here.

Whilst we have enjoyed the unusually warm weather, we have been eagerly awaiting this event.

For Master T, seeing snow in Monforte has been at the top of his wish list for our Italian adventure – needless to say, we are all like kids at Christmas!

The snow has transformed our pretty little village and before the practicalities of winter living (wet boots, multiple changes of clothes for the boys, slippery roads etc) dint our enthusiasm, we thought we would post a few photos from around the town.

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