Category Archives: Europe

It’s summer, and it makes me think of our roadtrip last year, which I couldn’t even share all yet here.  So thought I’d share the continuation of our time in Italy… From Venice, we drove to Bologna.  And then searched for something to eat – everything was CLOSED in the afternoon.  In the end, we […]

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A little over an hour’s ferry ride from Venice is the most colourful island in the world – Burano.  All the houses look freshly painted, and clean, and like a little toy village.  A little dreamy colourful land.  It is said that the people originally painted their homes cos they were fishermen, and this way […]

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I was anxious.  We had heard so much about Venice.  That it was dirty, smelly and very commercialized and touristy.  But also that its very romantic.  How can a dirty smelly crowded city be romantic?   T had been here before – twice even.  And soon we were there…  Well.. my verdict:  Venice is for lovers… […]

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This day started out with the best breakfast the entire trip.  Don’t get me wrong – almost every place we stayed included breakfast (and almost all the time we got up in time to catch this bfast that we paid for).  But I was quite sick and tired of eating ham, bread, cheese, ham, bread, […]

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This was a most beautiful day.  And I keep saying that on every post – but that is really how it feels.  We drove away from Salzburg, towards the mountains.  And then round and around the mountains.   It was AMAZING.   The fog, the mystery, and most of all… the gorgeous, gorgeous, houses in every tiny […]

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Sharing a few favourites from Salzburg.  Wow this must be THE cleanest European city!!!  It is so tiny and cosy, but so POSH!!!  People were dressed nice, service was nice, and EVERY SINGLE BUILDING looked like it had just been painted yesterday.  The best way to describe our day in Salzburg, would be by taking […]

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