Merewether Aquarium

Today I had a look at the new “Merewether Aquarium”. The pedestrian tunnel from Ridge Street to Merewether Beach has…

Travel by book

I love reading. There’s nothing like getting lost in a good book. And how lovely it is to travel by…

When in Rome…

What we needed was at least another week in Rome. There was so much to discover. Rome has such a…

An apartment in Rome

As I previously posted here finding accommodation in Rome can be a bit overwhelming as there are thousands of hotels and…

Hill towns of Tuscany

SAN GIMIGNANO Hundreds of years ago the people of San Gimignano could surely never have imagined that rather than being…

Il Borghetto, Tuscany Italy

In Tuscany we stayed at agriturismo Il Borghetto near San Gimignano in the Siena region. Agriturismo literally mean agricultural tourism,…

In fair Verona, Italy

What a wonderful surprise Verona turned out to be. We knew it as the setting of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. And…

Bella Venezia, Italia

Ah Venice! Bella, molto bella Venezia! We arrived in Venice by water taxi. From Marco Polo Airport the taxi took…

Where to stay: Rome, Italy

We will soon be travelling to Rome. When I started looking at accommodation it was totally overwhelming. There are thousands…

Dartmouth Devon England

We visited Dartmouth in Devon, England and stayed in a lovely little cottage on the top of a hill. Here…

Venice in a Day

Getting in the mood for Venice as we will be visiting there very soon. If you have a few minutes…