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August 21, 2010

Tips for easier travel

… stay away from the tourist areas and explore the less traveled areas. For example: My wife and I recently traveled to Venice and then Florence during what was considered medium season and it was just a sea of people and price gouging everywhere we …

August 11, 2010

Cruise travel: Pros and cons

… of this picturesque island.

Evening was spent passing between Corsica and Sardinia.

The next days port of call was Livorno (I always think the English version, Leghorn sounds like a laboratory sheep), the nearest port to Florence,

Best of 2008: Vacation destinations

… to call him if I hankered for a similar excursion during the coming year.

From the McKenzie, we drove east through Eugene to Florence on the coast and then turned south on Highway 101. We spent a night in Bandon, eyeballed (but did not play) …

July 22, 2010

Train travel recommended for vacationers

… a glimpse of France’s charming countryside. Germany’s ICE (Inter-City Express) can take you comfortably from Berlin to Florence, Italy overnight without the worry of potentially losing your baggage from an airline flight. Once you have established …

July 17, 2010

Tuscany Holiday – for Beautiful Italian Holidays

… delicacy rich restaurant offering Italian flavor are some of the reasons to add this city in your trip to Tuscany.

Florence

This Italian city lies at a distance of few kilometers from Tuscany and is worth taking a trip to, …

July 14, 2010

Travel tips: Researching your destination

… fun. Almost 3 weeks land tour of Ireland, England and Scotland was great. Looking back I know there are places like Rome, Florence, Luxemburg, Austria, Germany, Monte Carlo, and such that I am just skipping over. My point here is that I have made the …

International Travel: Sights To See

… , cafes and restaurants in Rome; the canals and Piazza San Marco in Venice; the Renaissance art and architecture of Florence and Naples; the historic cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum; the fashion capital of Milan, and the scenic Amalfi coastline. …

July 9, 2010

Should travelers explore their home country first or travel abroad as often as they can?

… apart, with its unique ancient artistic, cultural, historic, gastronomic, artisan richness; how to confuse Turin with Milan or Florence, Rome, Genoa, Amalfi, Naples, Lecce, Palermo? The Alps with the Apennines, the wilderness of Mt. Maiella or Mt. …

June 12, 2010

Best vacation destinations

… weather and seeing some of the greatest relics of times past? I’m not quite sure. How about a vacation to exotic places like Rome, Tuscany, Florence, Athens, and Santorini? This may sound like a fantasy, but I’ll be headed to all these places this …

June 9, 2010

Art History Holidays In Italy

… perfect places for art history holidays are the glorious cities of Florence, Venice and Rome.

Art Holidays in Florence

Florence was at the epicenter of the Italian Renaissance and it remains one of the world’s top attractions for …

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