Category Archives: Italia

Roma – Himalaya’s Kashmir – Howard’s Hiatus Horribilis

The Prologue We have visited Ostia Antica, just the twelve of us.  The Men from Bradford have gone home without a Roman Curry, so has Neil.  Mark and Karen arrived last night, we were briefly  a Company of Fifteen. With … Continue reading

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Roma – Himalaya’s Kashmir – Oustanding Fish Curry!

At this point in – The Roma Trip – Hectoris Haitus Horribilis – more Pasta has been consumed than Curry. It is time to address this. Via Principe Amedo lies two blocks, parallel to Roma Termini, this area has a … Continue reading

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Roma – Mother India – Some You Win, Some…

Hector is in Roma, it is two weeks since Polska, and I’ll try not to mention The Trip prior to that, as often. There was a 14.00 rendezvous at Piazza Venezia, Deep in The Heart of Rome. Hector had left … Continue reading

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There are Two Indian Restaurants in Trastevere – Zafferano is the other…

Or, is it even a Curry House? Websites reporting on Faraway Places can only be as good as the Writer’s Last Visit. And so The Sources who have Four Curry Houses mapped in Trastevere are well out of date. Jaipur … Continue reading

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Indian Affairs – Somewhere in The Heart of Rome

Having scrutinised and dismissed the Trastevere Curry Scene, Hector, Marg, Clive and Maggie took the Tram to its Termini at Piazza Venezia at the Vittorio Emanuel Monument. No longer does Tram 8 terminate at Argentine. From there we passed the … Continue reading

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There are Two Indian Restaurants in Trastevere – Jaipur is One

There is Roma and there’s Trastevere. Discovered on a wander a decade and a half ago, this is where Marg and Hector choose to reside whilst in Roma. Clive and Maggie are along the road, we can’t shake them off. … Continue reading

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Moon Indian – Ristorante Indiano, Palermo, Sicilia

We had a choice of Two Curry Restaurants, Moon Indian (Via Giuseppe la Masa, 2, 90139, Palermo, Sicilia, Italia) appears to have won. It was a fair hike from Quatro Canti to the Port area of Palermo, strange how the … Continue reading

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Gastronomia #2 – Who Needs Pizza?

Samosa? Not a Town in Sicilia  It should be here according to Google Maps – said Hector leading Marg along Via Abraham Lincoln. What’s the name of the Curry House? Asked Marg helpfully. It’s the Botanic Gardens I’m looking for. … Continue reading

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Bombay Grill & Curry – Palermo, Sicilia

Hector was on a mission, to eat Normal Food. The Bombay Grill & Curry (Via Maqueda, Palermo, Sicilia, Italia) is a minute from Quatro Canti, the Heart of Palermo where Hector and Marg are currently resident. Marg probably had Coffee … Continue reading

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Gastronomia India – Palermo, Sicilia

Other Sources confirm the presence of Curry in Palermo, Proper Indian Restaurants even. Imagine Hector’s Delight when making the short walk along Via Maquerade towards the Centrale Palace Hotel at Quatro Canti – Two – Curry Cafés were spotted. Later. … Continue reading

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