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Remarkable & romantic Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Remarkable & romantic Venice

A travel blog entry by vine_hooligans

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IMH: The route from Munich to Venice was nothing short of breathtaking! We drove through some of the most beautiful Austrian landscapes that also took us to St Johann in Tirol for a short stop and just enough time to stroll through the town. The route ...

Dead Wrinkly Guy, Florence, Italy travel blog

Dead Wrinkly Guy

A travel blog entry by eatdessertfirst

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We jumped on a train to Florence after a bit of a sleep in arriving a few hours later. As we were aimlessly wandering out of the station a guy with a cigar hanging out of his mouth approached us asking if we needed a place to stay. Replying with a ...

Still Ringing, Venice, Italy travel blog

Still Ringing

A travel blog entry by collenberg

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Palazo La Scala, cute hotel half way between Piazza San Marco and the Rialto Bridge. Four stories, twelve rooms and a big blond Italian lady who cooks us breakfast every morning. We have a room on the top floor with old wooden beams, a wee bit of a ...

Rendezvous Above Firenze, Florence, Italy travel blog

Rendezvous Above Firenze

A travel blog entry by gr8escape

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... the Oltrarno (which means beyond the Arno - or across the river) for some snacks and of course some delicious Moretti beer - Italy's best. I climbed the hill to the piazza and walked around the souvenir vendors and tourists. Chad joined me and after a ...

Crazy Connections and a Surprise Visit to Tunisia, In Transit, Italy travel blog

Crazy Connections and a Surprise Visit to Tunisia

A travel blog entry by charity_cycle

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I was up at 6am on Tuesday 23rd March for an early morning cycle to the airport, 5 km away. The manager and some of Tex other residents were already up. The hostel also houses workers. It took just under 30 minutes to pack Tex bike and gear for the ...

Different, Naples, Italy travel blog

Different

A travel blog entry by byrnedm

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... feeling you could be, and should be, somewhere else. Somewhere, well... 'different'. Naples has everything we'd experienced in Italy so far - traffic, noise, people, dirt, graffiti - just here everything was exaggerated exponentially. All that aside, it ...

Palermo, Palermo, Italy travel blog

Palermo

A travel blog entry by meganandkevin

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... Teatro Massimo, a grand neoclassical theatre that took over 20 years to build and was opened in 1897 to celebrate the unification of Italy. It is also the place where the final scene in The Godfather III was filmed. We were more that content to simply ...

Venice, Italy, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice, Italy

A travel blog entry by akawally

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What a great day. We left our hotel and headed for Venice, with rain clouds still hanging above. But they didn't stay around long, yielding to the blue sky and warm spring sun - exactly what we needed on our first visit to Venice. At first look, I ...

A few photos from Fiesole, Fiesole, Italy travel blog

A few photos from Fiesole

A travel blog entry by aussierach

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A pretty quiet week for me as I came down with a nasty cold when I got back from the Amalfi coast. I took a few days off school and am now almost better. My housemates are away for another couple of days, so the house is quiet too. But the weather is ...

Verona, Italy, Verona, Italy travel blog

Verona, Italy

A travel blog entry by akawally

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Today we took a day trip to Verona, IT - about an hour drive at a steady 140kph. At one point, I think I was doing about 160kph when I looked in my mirror and saw two cop cars flashing lights right on my tail. As I moved to the right, they zoomed by ...

Picnic - Palmerino style, Florence, Italy travel blog

Picnic - Palmerino style

A travel blog entry by gr8escape

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... Plan B - I'll make my broccoli salad and you'll make meatballs. Well, it turns out, broccoli can be be found in Italy, but regular bacon, cheddar cheese and sunflower seeds, all essential in broccoli salad, are a bit sparse. Like nonexistent. I spent one ...

Off to Roma!!, Rome, Italy travel blog

Off to Roma!!

A travel blog entry by hels_belles

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Well, it was off to Rome today to meet up with my mates, so I thought I'd make an early start.  We'd had thunder storms in the night which had bizarrely worked their way into my dreams, which turned into an apocalyptic scenario where the world was ...

Vatican and St. Peter's Basillica, WOW, Rome, Italy travel blog

Vatican and St. Peter's Basillica, WOW

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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The day we ended up deciding to go to the Vatican and see the museums and the square and basillica was both a good and bad day. On one hand the vatican had been closed for two days so we couldn't have gotten in till this day anyway but on the downside ...

Being Hotel Bums in Rome, Rome, Italy travel blog

Being Hotel Bums in Rome

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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Our last full day in Rome we didn't accomplish much because we were in the lobby in our hotel doing planning for the Spain portion of our trip which was coming up quickly. Our biggest problem was that we wanted to just sit on a beach in Valencia first ...

Marina de Grossetto, Marina de Grossetto, Italy travel blog

Marina de Grossetto

A travel blog entry by peteandmandy

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... gets the angles right. As if you'd do that. It's not like it's a pyramid or a fountain in Geneva. We left Italy's greatest construction mistake to the hordes of tourists and street vendors, and continued south looking for a campground by the beach on ...

Grazie Italia, Brindisi, Italy travel blog

Grazie Italia

A travel blog entry by meganandkevin

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What a wonderful three weeks!  We managed to consume so much history.  We experienced a more than healthy share of ancient history, gastronomic history, and even family history.  We, strolled around old towns, hiked into mountains, sipped ...

Finishing Italy in a Hurry, Florence, Italy travel blog

Finishing Italy in a Hurry

A travel blog entry by danblank

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... so we thought. Before I noticed the spelling on the board above the track and realized we were getting on a train to Genova, Italy and not Geneve, Switzerland. Between Genoa, Genova and Geneva I'm sure there's a lot of confused, misplaced people.) And we ...

In Rome and the Sun in shining!!, Rome, Italy travel blog

In Rome and the Sun in shining!!

A travel blog entry by clintonb

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Well, as i woke up with my back acheing from the crappy mattress, i peered out the window into the Roman sky and saw the sun shining in a cloudless sky. The pain immediatly went away and i was smiling with the thought of getting out there again. Once ...

The Hills Are Alive!! - day 1, Val di Funes and Val Gardena, Italy travel blog

The Hills Are Alive!! - day 1

A travel blog entry by gr8escape

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(C) The Schippers directed us down through the Dolomites to get back to Cap d'Ail.  We drove through one breathtaking valley after another and except for one almost homicidal conflict in the Val di Sole at midnight after driving for several hours in ...

Singapore to Rome via bloody Heathrow, Rome, Italy travel blog

Singapore to Rome via bloody Heathrow

A travel blog entry by aussiepanda

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... seat and a good one too!  AOK.  We also had to show our cruise documents as we need to show a departure from Italy and had no onward flights.  No problems with the 25kg bag (2nd Qantas Club test) and the bags were checked right through to ...

Photos of Firenze, Florence, Italy travel blog

Photos of Firenze

A travel blog entry by jackdrury

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Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice

A travel blog entry by jackdrury

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Venice is a city of cutstone streets and alleys. A major canal dissects the city and numerous smaller ones run off it. Little and big foot bridges, hundreds, perhaps a thousand, span the canals. There are no automobiles in Venice. I could perch myself ...

The Wheels on the Bus II, Rome, Italy travel blog

The Wheels on the Bus II

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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Even when the child is not yours, nothing galvanises a mother into full alertness like the sound of someone in the bedroom vomiting... Liz had a migraine. The full works, might-need-the-pethidine-shot type migraine. At best, a cocktail of lesser ...

"The Wall"

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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Please read NOTHING into the fact that there has been an excess of Pink Floyd albums as titles for entries. Never did like them... one thing the spouse and I disagreed on re music. "The Wall' however was the starting point for today's exploration. La ...

ciao d'Italia, Monterosso, Italy travel blog

ciao d'Italia

A travel blog entry by twittg

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I'm in Italy now in Monterosso! Yes, that's quite a jump from just being in Spain. The cruise from Barcelona to Genoa was interesting... They seem to try to keep people occupied at all times - piano bar has entertainment 9pm-10pm, main lounge has ...

"Wish You Were Here II"

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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An overcast day - not the stuff for postcard photographs but perfect for walking. We bought our two-day pass that gives us access to the walking trails of the Cinque Terre National Park and unlimited rides on the trains connecting and the ...

Rock up to Venice on a Sat night -not a good idea!, Venice, Italy travel blog

Rock up to Venice on a Sat night -not a good idea!

A travel blog entry by clintonb

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... magherita... mmm - and Gladiator came on tv... in italian! haha which i guess its how its supposed to be as its based in Italy :o) So i watched that while just chilling in the pizza house and back in our apartment room. and... off to bed to get some ...

Finding the high trail..., Cinque Terra, Italy travel blog

Finding the high trail...

A travel blog entry by bootsmade4wlkin

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Everyone loves Cinque Terra. Whenever they hear its named mentioned, they gasp, put their hands to their chest and say, "Oooohhhhhhhh! I LOVED Cinque Terra! Wasn't it just sooooo beautiful?!" They love the quaintness and the colors and the lack of any ...

Extraordinary Rome, Rome, Italy travel blog

Extraordinary Rome

A travel blog entry by shanewilson

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To say the least, Rome is an extraordinary place and offers the visitor so much, especially if you're into Ancient Rome and the Catholic Church. It is remarkable that whereever you go, historic relics abound. I've very much enjoyed my time here. I ...

Lake Garda, Lake Garda, Italy travel blog

Lake Garda

A travel blog entry by peteandmandy

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25th - 31st July 2007. We liked the idea of camping lakeside but had found the Lake Como experience too weird to stay, so we headed to another lake further east called Lake Garda. Lake Garda is a much bigger lake than Como, and has the most brilliant ...

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