Hot, hot sun today and I find myself busy cleaning 🙁 Slight wispy clouds dot the azure sky, a light breeze, hot hot sun, and all around colour, spring bulbs and fruit trees in flower, the rosemary bushes at Bellaugello Gay Country House are buzzing with bees, honey bees too, obviously out on their first […]

Today is grey, damp, miserable and I am feeling hellish.  I was away for a few days, up in the Dolomites in the sun, invited to join two guests from Bellaugello Gay Guest House for a couple of days of hiking.  I drove and stopped the night at Trento, that elegant city nestling in the […]

A great joy to me here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House is when the house is full and one of my guests or even myself suggests an activity and everyone is in agreement, and it becomes a group activity. Thus it was earlier this week when a suggestion was made for a trip to Casteluccio […]

I am thrilled to be hosting a show of paintings this summer by the Dutch artist and Bellaugello guest Paul S. van Andel. Paul, a regular guest at Bellaugello Gay Guest House has worked over the last year on a series of paintings inspired by the infinity pool at Bellaugello, and by the “Bellaugello Backs” […]