Travel by book

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

When in Rome…

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

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 … More

Hill towns of Tuscany

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

Il Borghetto, Tuscany Italy

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

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 … More

Bella Venezia, Italia

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

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 … More

Venice in a Day

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