Sitting at my kitchen window watching the light rain fall to the Chiascio valley below, the surrounding hills lightly covered in mist, a quiet, still and somewhat magical day here in Umbria I have a great announcement to make; After several months of work all is almost ready and the New Bellaugello Gay Country […]

Thanks “A” for the photo, taken on honeymoon here in our infinity pool at Bellaugello Gay Guest House, Umbria, Italy Another beautiful back for the series

Desolé has been my word of the past ten days or so.  I have had the utter pleasure of having a couple of guys from Paris staying here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House, nicer guys one could not hope to meet. Yesterday evening we had another of our great barbecues, this time Alessandro cooking outdoors and […]

Not only was I barbecuing but I have been cooking up something new and exciting, news to be waited for and well worth the wait… Until then enjoy the thoughts of the guys at Bellaugello Gay Guest House enjoying succulent meat in the perfumed gardens of Bellaugello surrounded by a myriad of fireflies….. Ethereal…

A red sky last night heralded a dramatic cloud scene over Bellaugello Gay Guest House this morning The sun is now shining, there is a breeze and I am off to start the olive harvest!

Autumn doesn’t cease to amaze, a glorious sunrise snapped by iPhone on my way down to serve breakfasts to the guys at Bellaugello Gay Guest House I have the fire lit in the dining room, not because it’s cold but because it adds to the glorious golden reds and oranges here yes, roses in flower […]

Dinner tonight at Bellaugello was a rarified affair. The terrace table handsomely decorated by Willem and Marnix, who excelled at chic styling. After cocktails served by the dashing Marc we feasted off figs picked in the garden this morning by the guys and stuffed with Gorgonzola and wrapped in pancetta. A primo of baccala in […]

Will I jump in or not? Another great photo, this time from another guest from the Netherlands taken at the infinity pool at Bellaugello Gay Guest House in Italy.

I would like to extend a hearty welcome to Cristiano who arrived here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House a couple of days ago.  Cristiano is from Rome and here at Bellaugello Gay B&B to lend a hand and enjoy the sunshine and splendours of Umbria, and I am sure to the relief of my Italian […]