A meaningless/useless formation of things in Italy.
In 2008 I was forced to eat fried songbirds in Italy. Not nice taste-wise and neither aesthetically.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way. Reflection is certainly imperative, too much reflection though is paralysing. Or a quote by Don Henley: "...a little voice inside my head said don't look back, you …
(St Mark's Square Venice, Italy) - heavily touristed.