Category Archives: Italy

Overview of Three Weeks in Rome and Venice Italy

After our month-long trip in July of 2016, we decided that we wanted to do another long trip like that.  This time, for the last three weeks of October, we visited Italy – one week staying at a Hilton Garden … Continue reading

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Grand Canal, Piazza San Marco, Palazzo Ducale: Venice for 2 days

Visiting the Grand Canal, Piazza San Marco, the Palazzo Ducale and some of Venice’s other incomparable sights was the preamble to our August 2011 cruise on Royal Caribbean.  Therese, her mother Eileen and I flew into Venice, took a van … Continue reading

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