Selfie, Selfie, what sort of word is that?  Why when new words are introduced into the English language can they not be nice words, beautiful words, elegant words?  Words should fill your mouth with a sensual pleasure, roll languidly round your tongue, tickle your palate, bounce off the roof of your mouth and trace intricately the […]

A friend’s brother reportedly said “Boudicca – don’t let the Romans get near her!” Last weekend a foal was born in the valley.  The mother a beautiful white Camargue  mare, both mother and daughter are doing well.  Boudicca was born early in the morning and spotted nestling on the edge of some bushes by my […]

A coup by UmbriaJazz for their 2015 season.  Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are in concert in Perugia July 15th Concert pre-booking opens 12th December, we still have some suites available at Bellaugello Gay Guest House Book Now with us! let’s go and enjoy Gaga.

Buongiorno! from Bellaugello Gay Guest House in Umbria, Italy where the sun is shining so brightly, it’s a stonkingly beautiful day…

As you are all by now probably aware I love my job.  I live in the most utterly beautiful place, am surrounded by great friends, plenty of good wines and local food, and my business attracts great guys from all over the world to my door. Bellaugello Gay Guest House has already established a loyal […]

Lago Trasimeno is the largest body of water in central Italy, it dominates the highway from Toscana to Perugia. The North shore is filled with towns such as Passignano and Tuoro that have a ‘seaside’ feel, there are shops filled with buckets and spades, inflatable armbands and floaty toys, restaurants abound, fish predominating the menu. […]

All is crisp and clear, the real beauty of Umbria seen from the terrace of Bellaugello Gay Guest House And we still have a few available suites for some nights in September, call for details or leave a message on my blog Soon it is chestnut and truffle time plenty of goodies to be had…

Yesterday we were at the vet, this morning Jenny was considerably worse, and so we went back, she was given an anti-dolorifico and tomorrow we are to return for more tests and an ecografia. The poor wee soul is in pain, she yelps when touched, and cries out when she rolls over in her bed, […]