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Wanderlust - Milan, darling....Milan (and day trip to Tuscany)

When I asked around about where to go in Italy, everyone said two places: Venice or Tuscany/Florence.  NO ONE said Milan.  I think people are missing out on an awesome place.  1,134 more words

Allies To The Crown

Boarding the ship and Florence

We were fortunate to take a cruise as part of our trip to Europe. We departed from Rome, Civitavecchia, to be more exact. It’s about an hour and a half from Rome, so we hired a shuttle to take us to the port. 689 more words


Italy: 10 Best Places you NEED to Visit

Situated in Southern Europe, this boot-molded nation is one of the world’s most prevalent travel destinations for various reasons that include craftsmanship treasures, stylish form, stunning landscapes, energetic individuals and best class cuisine. 1,135 more words

Travel Tips

Exploring Italy

It’s week three of my sabbatical. I’m loving this time off.

I continue to sift through photographs from my time in Europe, which seems so long ago. 275 more words


That Florence Feeling

Find out what makes the city tick, experience its unique air – just like the Florentines themselves.


A climb up the Duomo or Campanile is rewarded by a panoramic view of Florence but if this is too strenuous there are other options. 638 more words


Heron Lake State Park - New Mexico Day 54 (GA202)

 Mary is no longer available for RV traveling, but we remain good friends.
Because we have 4,000+ postings, I’ve invited her to continue posting entries on this blog.
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