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Italia: Bologna

We woke up today, ready to leave Venice.  And I realized, I had to take a couple of pics of our tiny boutique hotel room.  The room had dark green wall paper, and it was just like in the periodic

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Italia: Bologna

We woke up today, ready to leave Venice.  And I realized, I had to take a couple of pics of our tiny boutique hotel room.  The room had dark green wall paper, and it was just like in the periodic

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Italy: Venezia & Burano

I woke up at about 5.30 the next morning for a washroom trip. The hotel receptionist was occupying the washroom, taking a shower I think.  He took forever.  I looked out and saw it was sun-rise time.   There was a

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Italy: Venezia & Burano

I woke up at about 5.30 the next morning for a washroom trip. The hotel receptionist was occupying the washroom, taking a shower I think.  He took forever.  I looked out and saw it was sun-rise time.   There was a

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Italy: Venice (part 1)

Day 5: We had a cosy breakfast at our aguritismo.   The hostess had so many stories to tell.  Her brother died in World War II, she was a baby when he died.  Her mother never talked about it.  She became

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Italy: Venice (part 1)

Day 5: We had a cosy breakfast at our aguritismo.   The hostess had so many stories to tell.  Her brother died in World War II, she was a baby when he died.  Her mother never talked about it.  She became

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Austria to Italy

Day 4 started out with the best breakfast the entire trip.  Don’t get me wrong – almost every place we stayed included breakfast (and almost all the time we got up in time to catch this bfast that we paid

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Austria to Italy

Day 4 started out with the best breakfast the entire trip.  Don’t get me wrong – almost every place we stayed included breakfast (and almost all the time we got up in time to catch this bfast that we paid

Feeling like Fraulein Maria

So, I forgot to share this in the previous post, and I just had to, because being in Austria, on a mountain, among the mountains, couldn’t help but feel like Fraulein Maria!!

Feeling like Fraulein Maria

So, I forgot to share this in the previous post, and I just had to, because being in Austria, on a mountain, among the mountains, couldn’t help but feel like Fraulein Maria!!

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Austria: Hallstatt & Schladming

This was a most beautiful day.  And I keep saying that on every post – but that is really how it feels.  We drove away from Salzburg, towards the mountains.  And then round and around the mountains.   It was AMAZING.  

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Austria: Hallstatt & Schladming

This was a most beautiful day.  And I keep saying that on every post – but that is really how it feels.  We drove away from Salzburg, towards the mountains.  And then round and around the mountains.   It was AMAZING.  

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Austria: Salzburg & The Sound of Music

Day 2!  We woke up in Neuschwanstein, Germany to beautiful skies and mountains and greenery that looked like a green velvet carpet.  From here, we drove 3 hours Salzburg.  Wow this must be THE cleanest European city!!!  It is so

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Austria: Salzburg & The Sound of Music

Day 2!  We woke up in Neuschwanstein, Germany to beautiful skies and mountains and greenery that looked like a green velvet carpet.  From here, we drove 3 hours Salzburg.  Wow this must be THE cleanest European city!!!  It is so