Tag Archives: Italy

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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Strange Things About……Vatican City

I am always amused by strange or unknown facts about places I visit.  Some of them are humorous and some just plain disgusting.  I decided I would share some strange but true facts about The Vatican City.  I have been to Vatican City a couple of times now and am in absolute awe of it’s […]

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The Lost City of Pompeii

Just outside of Naples, under the shadow of Mount Vesuvius lies the City of Pompeii, still partially buried under ash and lava from the erupting Mount Vesuvius.  I visited the famed City of Pompeii last year with some friends while vacationing in Praiano, Italy. It was a beautiful day to visit Pompeii! Patrick, Lunch & […]

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Capri and the Grotta Azzurra

Ah the Blue water of the Mediterranean……. Ever dream of spending a warm summer day in the Cobalt Blue sea of the Mediterranean.  Just off the coast of Naples and Salerno, between Cape Miseno and Amalfi, a great rock soars like a dream lost in the cobalt blue sea that surrounds it. This Mediterranean jewel, […]

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Saving Cinque Terre, Italy

I believe I have made it abundantly clear that Italy is my favorite country to visit.  In fact I intend to one day retire there and live the good life.  So I was upset to hear of the devastation that was visited upon Cinque Terre.  An absolutely beautiful coastal village, made up of 5 towns […]

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