Germany and Untold Tales

Over the past few months I have written a total of 13 posts about our trip last summer to Europe.  Wow!  And yet, there are still stories to be told, pictures to be shared, and a country to cover.  Today I am endeavoring to say it all and wrap it up with a bow.  We…

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Prague: The Start of an Adventure

Exactly 374 days ago, we landed in Prague, Czech Republic to begin our sibling ‘Euro Trip,’ as we called it.  Prague was an excellent city to start in because it’s so quintessentially European that it puts you in the right mood, right away. On our first night we found our apartment and dinner. The next morning…

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Italia- Lessons Learned

This post has two parts: 1. My final thoughts on Italy.  2. A summary, so all the planning information is in one place. Let’s get started. My Final Thoughts In this week of blogging, of remembering rushed city walks by ancient cathedrals and happy surprises, like sunsets and good food and chats with strangers, I…

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Take The Recommendations

Monday I began my literary podcast through Italy, starting at Lake Como and continuing to Venice on Tuesday, which leads us to today, Cinque Terre.  Rather.  I thought it did.  But I realized that I have another story to tell first.  The meat of Cinque Terre will have to wait until tomorrow. Where we stayed:…

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Venice: 3 Stars

Yesterday I began my literary podcast through Italy, starting at Lake Como.  If you missed it, you can find it here. From Lake Como we continued onward to Venice.  I said yesterday that I liked 3 things about Venice, so I will start with that. It’s very pretty.  Picturesque.  Instaworthy.  Whatever you want to call…

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