Journey to Italy – The Amalfi Coast

The final leg of our 10-day trip to Italy took us south to the Amalfi Coast. This area is a major tourist destination, and many Italians also choose the region for their annual vacation. Positano, Amalfi, and Revello are three of the most popular towns, but there are many others scattered along the coast. Getting … Read more

Journey to Italy – Tuscany Stole My Heart

Venturing into the Chianti wine region of Tuscany was the part of our trip to Italy I was waiting for. Exploring this world-famous region was the highlight of our journey for me. Tuscany was everything I hoped for, with its picturesque landscapes, historical heritage, and exceptional wines. It turned a dream into reality, and I … Read more

Journey to Italy – A One-of-a-Kind Experience in Florence

As I’m sure you can imagine, two days in Florence, Italy (or Firenze in Italian) just isn’t enough time to experience even a few of the major highlights in this beautiful city. However, we did our best to enjoy our time there and drink in some of the Renaissance architecture, art, and culture that it’s … Read more

Journey to Italy – The Sinking City of Venice

I don’t know about you, but when I think of the historic city of Venice, Italy, I imagine a romantic ride on a gondola through one of the city’s many canals. Famous for its historic landmarks, arts, and culture, no visit is complete without a trip to the island of Murano to watch a master … Read more

Journey to Italy – How to Overcome the Challenge of Air Travel

If you have tried to fly anywhere over the last few years, I’m sure you have experienced some unexpected delays or cancellations. Therefore, our story will not be a huge surprise to you. In preparing for our trip to Italy, there were a few things we did right and a few we did wrong. I … Read more

Journey to Italy – Choosing Accommodations

In the summer of 2023, we had a conversation with our good friends over a glass of wine about taking a trip to Italy together. A year later, we did it! Over the next few blog posts, I will share some practical tips for planning a vacation abroad and highlight some of the amazing scenery, … Read more