I don’t know why they happen, but they sure do happen.  I hate horrible days, I really detest them and today was a stonker of a horrible day. Don’t get me wrong, it is not the weather, here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House in Umbria, the sun has been shining brightly, warm, delicious, a light […]

I can well understand that governments require population surveys to better understand their populations and plan for the future of their nations, ISTAT has just last month sent census forms throughout Italy. Among the various usual questions was one about internet connection.  From memory it ran somewhat like this: Do you have an internet connection […]

Day six and the telephone engineer called me… on my mobile! He has started work on the repair of my telephone service.  I should be pleased, but am a bit  wary as the first question he asked me was ‘how many computers have you got connected to the telephone line?” – My answer; ‘None’ to […]

C’è un guasto sul il mio telefono fisso.  TelecomItalia vogliono due giorni per controllare il guasto, quindi sono senza telefono a Bellaugello Gay Guest House Hotel…….  Che Servizio!! The telephone line here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House in Umbria went dead last night.  I only discovered it this morning when my architect tried to call […]

They call it TECHNOADSL  That is the company who have their receiver mounted on the roof of Bellaugello Gay Guest House here near Gubbio in Umbria. It was supposed to be the answer to my prayers for a fast internet connection TECHNOADSL suggest internet speeds of up to 4mb, unheard of in Valdichiascio where TelecomItalia […]

To end what in all other senses has been a wonderful day here at Bellagello Gay Guesthouse in Umbria I have a rant to download to you all….. I am so angry.  For the past hour or so I have been trying to download a film onto my computer.  TelecomItalia who currently provide the internet […]