Category Archives: Europe

Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre was amazing!  It is five villages situated on the coast of the Italian Riviera. There is a hiking trail and a train that connect all five villages, but few roads that lead directly into the villages. We did drive on a scary, narrow road that lead to a parking lot about a mile […]

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Levanto quickly became my favorite place I have ever visited in Italy.  It is the next town to the northwest of Cinque Terre.  In fact, there is a trail that connects Levanto to the Cinque Terre trail, so we kept calling it the 6th Cinque Terre.  The town is adorable and full of color.  We […]

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It was a beautiful drive from Venice to Lucca, through the Italian Alps. Google maps told us to take an ancient looking cobblestone road straight up a mountain……….so, we did! This route was very exciting!  There was absolutely no one else on it either.  It was pouring rain as well. We ended up getting our […]

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I arrived in Venice, Italy exactly one year ago from today.  Yep, it took me a year to post these! I didn’t mean to be so precise with posting exactly a year later, I just noticed and thought it was a funny coincidence. This week, I will be posting the rest of the photographs from […]

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Wow, I have totally put off posting pictures from my Europe trip! I became SO busy in the summer, and fall……..and winter! It has been 8 months since I’ve been back from the trip…….. finally found some time to get caught up on things.  😉 In Germany, the main places we visited were Wernau, Stuttgart, Munich, and Dachau. […]

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