Monthly Archives: April 2008

Venice, Italy

Last city in Italy… the gorgeous Venice. I’m still amazed that there are simply no cars or Vespas in Venice, just boats of all sorts. Unfortunately it rained the first couple days, but we had pretty good weather on the third.  We spent most of our time in Venice exploring the city, walking down just...

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Florence, Italy

We’re back home now, and I wanted to share some more photos from our Italy adventures. Our last day in Rome, we went out to Ostia, the harbour city of Ancient Rome. It was really interesting wandering through what used to be the “Main Street” there, and imagining what it must have all looked like. Here’s...

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Rome continued…

Well, it’s our third day in Rome, so we wanted to share a few photos from yesterday. It was insane how much we walked around the city! We take the train tomorrow morning for Florence, so we’ll post an update soon on our travels…We’ve never seen so many Vespas in our lives all in one...

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First Day in Rome…

I’ll share more details and photos soon, but for now… here are a few favorites from our first day in Rome. We’re having a great time, and can’t see what else Italy has in store for us. When we were happy and well-rested (when the flight began). Long flight… very little sleep!    A few...

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We’re leaving for Italy!

It’s finally here…. Thursday morning we’re leaving for our long-awaited trip to Italy! You could call it our “honeymoon” just a few years late, and we are so excited! We’ll fly into Rome first, where we’ll spend a few days. We have all the tourist spots on our schedule, of course, and plan to spend...

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