Tag Archives: Italy

Amalfi Lemon’s are so Divine

Without a doubt one of my favorite places in the World.  If you have followed me or read a post or two you already know my feelings about Italy and specifically the Amalfi Coast.  I am excited to get back there this May for my annual trip.  In the meantime, I wanted to share this […]

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6 Travel tips you need right now!

Travel can be fun, emotional, rewarding and frustrating.  I have a little experience with travel, in fact I have been keeping track of my travel for the past 10 years now and when I look back there has been a whole lot of packing going on. 625 trips 1953 days on the road (yikes, that […]

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The euro is tumbling again and analysts are talking about parity with the dollar – Business Insider

I have been saying this for quite a while now, if you have ever thought of traveling to Europe but felt the costs to vacation there were just too high.  Now may be the time to make those plans.  In fact it is quite possible to see parity between the dollar and the Euro which […]

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The most ancient Church in the World

There is no shortage of Churches and Basilica’s in and around Rome.  But there are only a few that command the attention of visitors.  St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican of course are the first to see.  After visiting the Vatican (which isn’t in Rome, it’s in Vatican City), it is easy to just forget […]

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Praiano and a little Church

Religious landmarks abound in Italy, this is not by any stretch of the word a, surprise.  Walk down any street, path, alleyway in any Italian town and you are bound to come across another stunning example of the Italian monuments built to revere their God and their beliefs.  Whether you are a religious, spiritual person […]

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Fishing for beauty in Italy

I am not sure what it is about me, but I am always fascinated with things most people might look past.  The beautiful colors of a building, the curve of a road, stairs that go on for ever etc.  I have 100’s of photo’s of Arches and Stairs/Steps in Italy.  To me there is something fascinating […]

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A Tale of two views

I have gushed and gushed and gushed yet some more over the beauty of the Amalfi Coast in Italy.  I thought instead of simply gushing and coming across so verbose regarding my love for the Amalfi Coast.  I would simply share two photos I took not even 24 hours apart.  One at sunset and one […]

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The Next Adventure…. so it begins

Ahhh Italy, the land of culture, art, history, religion and Amore.  Just the thought of going to Italy gets me excited.  It is by far my favorite destination.   I love the people I have encountered over the years, I love the food and the simplicity of a clean Mediterranean meal on the coast.  I […]

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What makes Europe so special

One of my most favorite things about cities throughout Europe are the Street Performers.  I have written about them many times in Madrid, Barcelona, Paris and even in Rome.  But I must say that this video just gives me goosebumps when I watch it.  Watching it also makes me long for a trip to just […]

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Assume the Position

Three words that scare the hell out of every law abiding citizen around the world or perhaps someone who is going through a health scare.  It’s funny though, it may mean different things to different people, I suppose it depends on where you are in your life. WHOA, WHOA Where is this Post going? What […]

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Racing for some fun in Italy

I love the unexpected.  Usually.  While on Vacation I had one of those experiences that are totally unexpected and fun to be a part of.  I do not follow the sport of Bicycling, however I am well aware of it’s global reach.  It’s a huge sport around the world.  This represents my second encounter with […]

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Ever been in Hot Water? Not if your traveling with me……..

A few years ago, well actually 6 now, wow time does fly by,  we took my daughter on vacation as a present for Graduating High School.  She also brought a friend along for the trip, which I am sure made it even more fun for her, you know not having to spend 24 hours a […]

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What a Wonderful World

Sometimes I forget how wonderful a world it really is.  I often go back and thumb through photographs that I have taken over the years, in all the wonderful places i’ve visited.   I am by nature attracted to color and nature.  Sometimes I wish I could just travel around the world taking photographs of […]

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Lemons, Buses and Bones

Ah the beauty of the Italian Coast line, the Amalfi coast to be exact.  One of my favorite places in Italy, ok, ok I know, so far I haven’t found a place in Italy that I don’t call my favorite.  Enough with naming a favorite city, I have claimed all of Italy to be my […]

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