Sunday, March 13, 2011

The sea in winter

Getting lost is often an opportunity to discover new places.

I am still not 100% familiar with the roads in Rome, and in fact yesterday, on my way back from Fiumicino airport where I went to pick Mathilde back from her trip to Sweden, at one point I found myself on the highway to Civitavecchia, with no possibility to U-turn for several kilometres.

But often getting lost suddenly becomes an opportunity to discover new places. And in fact when we finally managed to get out of the highway, we found ourselves on the seaside, in Fregene, popular destination of Spring and Summer's daily out-of-town trips for several Roman families.

The place is not up to much, even though the sea in winter has always its charm. But the food...