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View from the Rialto Bridge

Found the perfect spot to watch gondolas and drink fizz

A very definite dead end….

The result of 2 bottles of Prosecco… 37 more words


Cinque Terre: The Five Hidden Gems of Italian Riviera!

If you are looking for a quiet respite to take a breather, Cinque Terre might just be your best answer. Perched on the cliffs along the Ligurian coast, these 5 remote villages are Italian Riviera’s best-kept secret. 483 more words

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Murano, Burano and Torcello

We bought the excursion tickets from our reception hotel, and later we found out we could have just taken a bus-boat, but well, here we go to the islands! 218 more words


Traveling through the movies - London and Venice

Wings of a Dove – 1997

This is a period piece, based on a Henry James novel, it takes place in Edwardian England, 1910.  Helena Bonham Carter plays a poor relation, Kate, who has been taken in by her well to-do aunt after her mother dies. 432 more words


Tourist vs Non-Tourist Day in Venice (Photo Heavy)

According to the Italian I had met on the bus, Venice is one of the worst cities it Italy to be a local, and I think I can understand why.   2,366 more words


A Day in Siena not Miller, and Wine Tasting in Chianti

After San Gimignano, we headed to Siena and used it as our rest base for three nights, which gave us two full days to explore the area. 591 more words