Everything changed with the success of his first novel, Portofino, in 1992.
You were telling your sister abut the Greek divers who come to Portofino to find coral under the sea.
They walked together to the tiny fishing village of Portofino, along the most beautiful road in Italy.
In the summer the path from Portofino is pleasant enough, but at any other time it is almost impassable.
She described the entire seclusion of their life at Portofino.
Up over the mountain of Portofino winds the road in genuine mountain fashion though beautifully graded and kept.
The rumor had preceded her arrival that Marsham had been very much "smitten" with her amid the pine woods of Portofino.