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    2019 Grateful 52

    2019 Grateful 48 – Fr Hilary Tagliaferro

    January has been a busy month. I was in Hungary doing communications/public speaking workshops each Tuesday and then doing the same in Ireland each Thursday.

    Malta

    When a minute makes a difference

    There’s a saying in Italian¬† that loosely translates to ‘everything you leave is lost’ – ogni lasciata e persa. Determined to keep the number of

    Malta

    Classic regeneration

    My disdain for planners has been noted. Seeing modern atrocities sitting next to traditional masterpieces does my head in. And yes, I can appreciate how,

    Malta

    Different in daylight

    January visitors to Budapest commented that the city was sooooo different to the Budapest they’d visited in the summer. And yes, it is. Completely different.

    Malta

    Open house with a difference

    When I first hit the States, I was intrigued by the idea of open house. Where I come from, it means that anyone can drop

    The inquisitors

    I’ve been a tourist long enough to know that it’s impossible to see it all first time, or even seventh time. I’ve been going to

    The backstory

    What’s that flower? How old is that church? Are all those cows milking cows? I don’t know, he answered. I don’t know. I don’t know.

    2014 Grateful 52

    2014 Grateful 40

    Some people celebrate their birthdays in style. Some ignore them completely. Others still, like my mate GB in Malta, visits a cemetery. He’s not fussy

    il-banda

    I still get occasional flashbacks to playing in the school band. I failed miserably with the accordion, had slightly better success with the melodica (mine

    Making travel compulsory

    I travel. A lot. And I love it. I like finding new places, seeing new things, meeting different people. And when I go back again

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