Two momentous events are about to happen in my life, and you will be witness to both, well that is one you will be fully witness to, the other I will do in private and then tell you about.  I now know that I have two not one huge announcements to make, they are exciting […]

Look dad what I have just done all by myself! Abbandonato shows off the new driveway at Bellaugello Gay Guest House in Umbria, Italy. Huge thanks to the builders for a splendid job. just to prove he was helping Abbandonato did leave his paw prints in the wet cement

I has been said that I’ve taken leave of my senses, but want to make the Bellaugello experience better for you guys. Both my builders and I waited until the weather turned indifferent and then we dug up the drive here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House and are now softening the curve and paving the […]

Yesterday a glorious day I was busy up olive trees picking olives in the sunshine. We have picked the olives on the trees below the house, and now are busy at the trees in the field. The olives glistened, the sun was hot, in the shade less so, a need for warm fleecy clothes. but […]

It is raining, the wind is blowing and today we have had to dig a hole right outside the dining room door as we have a leak here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House. The leak is in a heating tube that runs from our wood and pellet fired boiler town through the garden to the […]

Work on the dining room alterations is progressing well here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House, and today we are blessed with warm sunshine, it is a glorious day Ok we are making a bit of a mess at the mo but in the end it will all be worthwhile!  A smart new bathroom for guests and […]

Flurries of snow meant that work stopped early today. I have very mixed emotions as having spent the past week emptying the dining room at Bellaugello Gay Guest House, putting the ornaments and furniture into storage, we this morning started work on constructing a new bathroom and modifying the kitchen space. It seems so strange […]

After a chilly night the sun has found its strength and today the guys are basking in 37˚c of heat, with a light breeze it is a beautiful day.  The blue sky is reflected in the infinity pool, and after the past few days of lower temperatures the pool water is beginning to climb back […]