One last Village in Italy

Garrynjan's Traveler Profile

I have traveled to 8 countries, posted 1,426 pictures and written 63 entries in 4 travel blogs
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Garrynjan
Hometown
Omokoroa Tauranga,
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Member Since
May 5, 2013
Currently
Offline

About Garrynjan

Profession
retired- out of retirement occassionally to work the shop at the Golf Resort (Fairview)
Favourite music
instrumental
Birthplace
Wanganui
Favourite movie
Somewhere in time (Christopher Reeves), Marigold hotel .The Way, Martin Sheen.
Languages
English
Favourite quote
there is no such word as CAN'T
Interests and hobbies
sewing ,landscaping, decorating,cooking ,entertaining friends
One thing I want to do before I die
fall off my perch in Italy- preferably on Amalfi coast
Favourite book
Any travel book
My friends describe me as
Outgoing
The most amazing moment in my life so far
moments !!!- Italy , travelling the countryside, and their amazing coastal villages , centuries old, clinging to cliff edgesrl Greece,Corfu;, right up there with 'amazing. Portugal - too, a wonderful gritty country....great scenery and lovely people
Jan, married to Garry Carpenter for 40 years.8 Grandchildren.
5 in NZ and 3 with our son  in Florida.
Since 2004 when we did a 31 day Trafalgar trip through Europe , we have travelled every year. With our son  and his wife and 3 grandchildren  living in Florida ,we travel for 6 months of every year , trying to see as much as we can while  enroute to stay in our Condo on their property.
Homeexchanges have made this very affordable.

Recent Entries by Garrynjan

  • Held tightly within its walls, Assisi is a magical place and the fact that practically nothing has changed since the Middle Ages has kept its enchantment; within the rolling hills of Tuscany; ...

  • One last Village in Italy - Jul 12, 2016

    The days just keep getting hotter..... and although we start with a plan for the day, usually by 2 oclock the sheer heat and humidity has wilted we four souls and the spring has well gone out of o...

  • Another road trip and today heading north, skirting across the top of Lago (Lake) Trasimeno, we were soon out of Umbria and into the 'cross over' point for travel into Tuscany. The days get hotter...

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