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Europe

A-Z Guidebook – Italy

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A-Z Guidebook – Italy Italy, if there were an award for a country that created the most travel writer’s it would be awarded to Italy. It was she who lured me into writing! Writing about Italy came purely as a medium for friends and family to live vicariously through my travels to Italy 8 years ago, my love affair with both continues. I first stepped foot on her from a train I caught from Paris. Treated to some spectacular scenery from the comfort of my first class seat on an all-day trip, my final destination was Florence for the day. Florence…

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The Hidden Gem On The Amalfi Coast and the Ultimate Birthday

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The Hidden Gem On The Amalfi Coast and the Ultimate Birthday The day was closing in on me, the day I’d dreamt about, it was tomorrow, what was I going to do? I’d spent a carefree 5 weeks prior that every traveller dreams of, waking up and choosing what I wanted to see next, where I wanted to wander to and see on that day. What do I want to see and do, what do I actually FEEL like doing was my biggest question. It was wonderful, change happened mid-step and we truly just went with the flow. We were…

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3 Top Tips For Traveling To Italy

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3 Top Tips For Traveling To Italy This week I have been contacted by one of the ladies in our Facebook community asking for advice about traveling to Italy. Charlotte asked (Hi Charlotte!) “Your posts are so inspirational, My daughter and several of her sorority sisters are in the process of planning a trip to Italy in the spring/summer time frame.  I told her that I’m sure you would have some great travel advice for Italy”. Travel tips and advice about traveling to Italy are the most frequently asked questions that I have. 3 Top Tips For Traveling To Italy is dedicated…

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6 Tips To Walk The Cinque Terre Italy

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6 Tips To Walk The Cinque Terre If you are wondering whether to travel up to the Italian Riviera and walk the Cinque Terre trail because you are not a hiker, or you think it’s too far away, I’d encourage you to re-think your plans and allow a few days at least, to visit this beautiful stretch of the Italian coastline. The stark contrast of the bright colored buildings, the rugged coastline, and the little villages that seem to totter on the cliff faces will be a feast for your eyes and yes a challenge to your fitness, you won’t be…

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5 Top Things To Do In Florence

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5 Top Things To Do In Florence There are SO MANY great things to do in Florence, however I’ve narrowed it down to the 5 Top things To Do In Florence (in no particular order) and if you knew me and my love of Florence and Italy, you’d know what a task this is for me, as I could ramble on for hours! Florence would have to be one of my favorite places on the planet! The history, the beauty and the people, are enough to take your breath away. I was on a six-week tour of Europe with a…

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