A new year with new purposes

A new year with new purposes

The 2017 has just begun and I wish to tell again my adventures in programming and my IT passions in general. It is an ambition because my job is very heavy and gives me little time left. But like an Italian idiom that says "There's no harm in trying", I want to risk… more

The beach locations seen during my adventure at Pisa

The beach locations seen during my adventure at Pisa

In these dog days I was thinking of the completely different weather of the last summer: cold and rainy. In that period I have been in Pisa for a six months internship at University of Sant’Anna and during the rarely weekends with nice weather, I usually used to visit the cities and places around… more
A postcard from Boccasette beach

A postcard from Boccasette beach

Last year I have rediscovered a beautiful beach near my home that I used to visit when I was a child: the Boccasette beach. In the past there was only free beach but today you can find some beach facilities as: toilet, shower, restaurant, cafeteria and of course beach resort. Below there are a… more
6th edition of "Fioi de Gianni e Nane" rossoblu vs. "Quandocheggiocavoio" tuttineri (1977/'78 age class )

The greatest show... it's us!

My return in the Beautiful Country (Italy - the Bel Paese as described by Dante) on holiday is started wonderfully with the usual match between the old team players of Rugby Rovigo and the rivals of Rugby Petrarca. Below I have published the article that I sent to the local press (La Voce di Rovigo… more
Visiting the Sovereign Harbour

Visiting the Sovereign Harbour

Below I put a slideshow and a short video concerning the Sovereign Harbour in Eastbourne. There are some beautiful hydraulic constructions such as pound locks and bascule bridges, which I found very interesting but maybe for the residents they are just a little annoying. In the matter of Sovereign… more
A useful programming course in Python

A useful programming course in Python

Two weeks ago I finished an interesting course offered by Coursera and called "An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python". If you are looking for a funny and pleasant method to learn the basics of object programming and how to create simple interactive games, you have to take it. Below I… more
Thanks to the low tide... Beachy Head

Thanks to the low tide... Beachy Head

When the tide is low, I like to walk alongside the highest chalk sea cliff in Britain, rising to 162 metres above sea level. It's not easy because sometimes I have to jump the rocks (many of them are covered by algaes and so slippery) but after arriving at the Beachy Head Lighthouse the strain… more
A visit at Redoubt Fortress & Museum

A visit at Redoubt Fortress & Museum

Taking advantage of the free entry to the museum in the Easter weekend, I went for a visit in order to see "A fortress in the heart of Eastbourne...". Here is my short summary (please forgive me for the poor quality of the video, but my technology hasn't been competitive even in the 2008!).The… more
Who has damped spring?

Who has damped spring?

March has been one of the coldest months, not only in Eastbourne but in the whole UK, and yet, after coming in England on January I had found the weather and the average temperature more comfortable than now. On 11th I had filmed the extraordinary snowfall in Eastbourne, thinking that it was the… more
NINo your number for working in UK

NINo your number for working in UK

Sometimes the foreigners don't know they are allowed to work in UK only if they have the National Insurance Number, me too. In this article I describe some tips and personal advice to obtain this number.What is NINo alias National Insurance Number? Is a special and personal number that will make… more