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Our Italian adventure began on this day .. three years ago

It’s been three years since hubby and I travelled overseas!!  Time to go again, me thinks .. our SA Rand has to improve by lots before we can even think about it! Sooo .. three years, on this very evening, … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday : 18th June 2013 in Italy

On this day, 18th June 2013, on a Trafalgar Tour of Italy, hubby and I spent the day in Pompeii, Sorrento and Positano with our tour group. We stopped at the ancient city of Pompeii which was buried under pumice and ash when Mount … Continue reading

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And so … our Italian tour comes to an end

Thirteen days … unforgettable experiences, new friendships, special moments, wonderful memories …. we’ll cherish them all 🙂 We had gone full circle with our Trafalgar Tour ‘Best of Italy’ last year in June … Rome, Pompeii, Sorrento, Isle of Capri, Assisi, Classe (Ravenna), … Continue reading

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Last look at Florence

Day 12 .. last full day on our tour around Italy, and what a memorable and truly wonderful tour it was!!! Up early ..  we made our way towards Siena, home to one of Europe’s greatest medieval squares ….  but … Continue reading

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Lake Como – Lombardy, NW Italy

Lake Como, the third largest lake in Italy, with an area of 146sq km, is one of the deepest in Europe … 200m below sea level.  Many famous people own, or have owned, homes along its shoreline including George Clooney, … Continue reading

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