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First-time travelers should go to Italy

Photo by Aaron Cranford

By Aaron Cranford

Unlike other places I have been to, Italy arguably offers more to first-time travelers.

When you travel to a country outside of the U.S. 390 more words


Italy 2015 ~ Florence

We set off on a dreary morning for our daytrip to Florence from our vacation rental, Lucignanello Bandini just outside San Giovanni D’asso.We decided to take the route through the countryside so we could see more of the small towns and villages along the way. 1,235 more words

Travel: ITALY

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Pisa, Italy
Florence, Italy

The Leaning Tower of Pisa’s construction was begun in 1173. Due to several wars over the years, construction continued off and on for about 200 years. 298 more words

All Of My Entries!

Painting the Male nude

I am sure it has been noted that I haven’t shown any male models.

I have nothing against the male form, to the contrary, it can be very beautiful, however it is my opinion that the female form offers more scope. 193 more words

Adventures in Italy

I spent the last couple of days in Florence and Pisa and it was great. I’m just relieved it was a smooth trip because a week before we set off, I dislocated my shoulder (well it was technically a subluxation), but yeah, PAIN. 152 more words

The Ramblings Of Tai The Fish

Michelangelo's David ~The World's Most Admired Male Nude

Yes, it has been a long hiatus, since I wrote here.

What better way to begin writing, than by penning down my admiration for┬áMichelangelo’s David at Florence. 656 more words