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Italy Trip Review – Florence

Italy Trip Review – Florence

Last stop – Florence! We arrived by train at almost 10pm and walked right over to our hotel, which I immediately fell in love with! As soon as we dropped our stuff in our room I headed for the 5th floor where I knew (from my TripAdvisor and website stalking!) that I’d find a small … Continue reading

Trip Planning – Back Home

Trip Planning – Back Home

So, we’re back home. And it’s snowing. We spent our last few days in Italy in Florence visiting the David, seeing the sites and biking through the hills of Tuscany… …and of course drinking lots of delicious wine! We even brought some wine, olive oil and cheese home with us (and boy were we relieved when we … Continue reading

Trip Planning – Florence Itinerary

Trip Planning – Florence Itinerary

  Ciao friends! We’re on the train leaving Venice and on the way to Florence! Venice was lovely, but definitely more crowded and more touristy than we expected! This morning we got up early and saw the city the way it was meant to be seen – by foot and by water, we went for … Continue reading

Trip Planning!

Trip Planning!

For years Jason and I have talked about going to Italy. Unfortunately with our schedules when we both used to work in professional hockey, the only time of year we were able to go would have been summer and honestly, as much as I wanted to go, the idea of standing in un-airconditioned museums in the brutal … Continue reading