|scores of places to eat|
Italians have to be the most embodied humans on the planet. It is often asserted that they lack a sense of personal space. I think the opposite is true, they have an acute sense of body space and they are so comfortable in it they are happy to share it. What is certain it is impossible to visit Italy without being confronted by 'la bella figura', either as a representation or in the flesh.
Below this tableau, at eye level, are four mermaids. Water spurts from their breasts and their bodies seem to melt into the fish creatures they ride. If you give them more than a cursory glance they seem surreal and a little disturbing.
|Google Translate: Lately the future is seen all disturbed in full of lines....|
Bob Marley puppet show:
|Impromptu walking jazz band|
|Acoustic ragtime - perky but cool|
|Chanson - soulful but inadvertantly funny|
|Indie singer songwriter - heartfelt and affecting|