Category Archives: Italy

>Shopping Spree

>Is exactly what any self-respecting girl would do when they fire your new boyfriend. How did I spent 120 euros at a store called “Dudu?” I bought a necklace, 4 shiny hair ties (for stage, ok?!) one key chain and … Continue reading

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>Naples Sail-Away

>The View from Naples as we sail away.. You can see Mt Vesuvius in the background.

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>See Naples…

>and die?? It’s definitely a possibility, according to this happy sign in the crew hallway. After all the freaky and sketchy ports we have just come through in the past two months, I thought, why Naples? Why the warning now? … Continue reading

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>a trip to medieval Lucca

>In Livorno, we took the train to see medieval Lucca, city of art. We only had 2 hours to explore the town. I started the day with a pannini sandwich, zucchini and brie. It was the biggest sandwich in the … Continue reading

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>taormina

>The day after the Masquerade ball, things are a bit fuzzy, so we step of the ship in Taormina for a pizza or two. Don’t we look fresh!I was highly amused by this typo Wow, lemon sherbert in a huge … Continue reading

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Sailing through venice

My advice to anyone is this: Don’t travel the Med in summer!! It sucks!! Tourists from eveywhere, crowds, heat, lineups… But if it’s free, who’s complaining?? The crowds converge on St Mark’s square in Venice The “bridge of sighs” ahhhhh… … Continue reading

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>Sailing through venice

>My advice to anyone is this: Don’t travel the Med in summer!! It sucks!! Tourists from eveywhere, crowds, heat, lineups… But if it’s free, who’s complaining?? The crowds converge on St Mark’s square in Venice The “bridge of sighs” ahhhhh… … Continue reading

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Sorrento

The trip to Sorrento was over a week ago, but this is the first I’ve had time for blogging since then! We tendered ashore, and climbed to the top of the the walls to the town. The busy town itself… … Continue reading

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>Sorrento

>The trip to Sorrento was over a week ago, but this is the first I’ve had time for blogging since then! We tendered ashore, and climbed to the top of the the walls to the town. The busy town itself… … Continue reading

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>A trip to crowded Florence

>I took a very unremarkable trip to Florence, by train, from the port of Livorno. I didn’t have much time, and the trip was long, crowded, and very hot. Once I got there, I realized every other tourist in the … Continue reading

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