Monthly Archives: September 2016

Travel Tips for Italy

Many years ago, Italy was one of my first international trips.  I remember being so surprised at some of the situations and customs I encountered.  It’s a beautiful country with rich culture, friendly people, and delicious food, but I wished … Continue reading

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Take a Lucca ‘Round…

I spent my last two days in Lucca just enjoying the city.  I slept late, strolled the city, did some shopping.  It was absolutely lovely.  At the end of my last day, I put together a little video what I’d … Continue reading

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Cinque Terre

On our second day in Italy, we rose with the sun and headed to the train station. Three trains (and about two hours) later, we arrived in Cinque Terre. These five cities have become famous around the world for their … Continue reading

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Vintage Vines: A Tuscan Dream Come True

When I think of Italy, the first thing that comes to mind is wine. Therefore, it seemed fitting that we should start our trip to Tuscany with a vineyard tour and tasting. After some research we decided to tour Carmignani, … Continue reading

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