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36 Hours in Firenze (Florence)

Thanks to historical flooding in Germany, getting to Florence was a last minute decision and required an overnight train ride from Amsterdam. With so little time, wandering around allowing myself to just get lost seemed like the best option. 648 more words

Travel Stories

Writing a Travel Memoir

I knew my mother had written letters home from her trip to Europe in 1954, but I had never seen them. In fact, I had no idea they still existed. 345 more words

Armchair Travel

Vicky's Travels To Rome

The Tower of Pizza in Rome may have appealed to Vicky’s romantic side. She is dressed in a fur coat and her Cloche hat. She wears this in most of the pictures I have. 139 more words

Picture of Vicky at Tower of Pissa

I have never seen the Tower of Pissa…what a treat it would have been to travel with Vicky. I guess i was born in the wrong decade. 406 more words

My Aunt: The Pilot


Oh Paris…City of lights, city of love…

About five weeks ago I decided to take myself on a trip. For two weeks. By myself. To Paris, where generally go with their lovers. 1,424 more words