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It’s all over!

We have tried to include a lot of our photos in our blog to help get through some of my ramblings and as such have run out of download space on our free blog site. If you are still interested … Continue reading

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When in Rome……

1st February – 7 February While Dave was getting his haircut yesterday, he struck up a conversation with a young guy who was studying medicine in Rome and was home for holidays. After much talk about where we have been, … Continue reading

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Surprising Sicily

1st January – Happy New Year 🎉🎉🎊🎊 It looks like the gentleman at the tourist office didn’t understand our question about fireworks. Not only were they going off all night but at midnight there was a firework display coming from … Continue reading

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Don’t believe everything you read on the internet!

28th November – 5th December A very heavy fog greeted us upon wakening however we decided to still get the bus in. The views to the plains below and Monte Subasio rising steeply above Assisi were whited out. As you … Continue reading

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Italy in November

26th October – 1st November We arrived in Sacile around 11, so we packed our lunch and walked into this lovely little town which is formed by two islands standing amid the willow-lined Livenza river and a network of canals. … Continue reading

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Italy with a dash of Slovenia

20th October – 25th October We had an odd day today. It started with our border crossing, yep you guessed it, no passports out and the Croatian border control wanted to see them, so there was a mad dash to … Continue reading

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Croatia, full of surprises

5th October – 12th October Murphy’s law will always come into play when you least expect it. The border crossing from Slovenia to Croatia was where it struck. We didn’t get our passports out this time, there has never been … Continue reading

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