Monthly Archives: August 2014

Return via Switzerland & France

After Lake Garda, we visited Milan where we were robbed.  So on our way home, we only had a iphone4 for pictures. We drove through Switzerland – WOW .  I’d love to come back here.  Everything was BREATHtaking.   The light

Return via Switzerland & France

After Lake Garda, we visited Milan where we were robbed.  So on our way home, we only had a iphone4 for pictures. We drove through Switzerland – WOW .  I’d love to come back here.  Everything was BREATHtaking.   The light

Italia: Lake Garda

We spent a beautiful 3 nights and 2 days at a hotel overlooking Lake Garda.  the receptionist told us, it must have been 100 years since they’d had a summer like this – gray and cloudy and rainy.  Despite the

Italia: Lake Garda

We spent a beautiful 3 nights and 2 days at a hotel overlooking Lake Garda.  the receptionist told us, it must have been 100 years since they’d had a summer like this – gray and cloudy and rainy.  Despite the

Italia: Verona

This was one of the most romantic days, even though  it started with a disappointing visit to the town of …. FERRARI.  this stop was a RIPOFF.  You were not even allowed to sit in a car, and the simulation

Italia: Verona

This was one of the most romantic days, even though  it started with a disappointing visit to the town of …. FERRARI.  this stop was a RIPOFF.  You were not even allowed to sit in a car, and the simulation

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

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

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

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

Italy: Venice is for lovers

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

Italy: Venice is for lovers

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

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

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