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How The Other Half Live Whilst Traveling

How The Other Half Live Whilst Traveling

We had a true feel for how the other half live whilst traveling on our adventure to Venice. It was meant to be a well deserved trip and with it being a special occasion for the very special lady, I wasn’t shy on the pennies. On arrival we were introduced as ‘Sir’ and ‘Miss’ and […]

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Most Memorable Europe Trip

My Most Memorable Europe Trip So Far

It isn’t often I segregate a trip and favor one over another but for some reason this one particular trip really stood out from the crowd. With Passport stamps from plenty of places in Europe, many have embedded in my mind for great trips with great experiences and stories to tell the Grandchildren. Some of […]

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Pisa, Italy

Hotel Galilei Pisa, Italy – Review

Before I begin to review this hotel let me explain how it came about. With work being busier than ever before I was delayed in booking a hotel for Pisa. In fact so delayed that I ended up booking the night before we left. We booked a hotel that looked like it was right by […]

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Pisa, Italy

Pisa Day Three – Italy

Day three is always a sad one as we know deep down that it is time to prepare for our trip home. With an early flight on the cards we knew we had to get up early. Packing the night before we were prepared to quickly sneak one last breakfast out of the hotel and […]

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Florence, Italy

Florence Day Two – Italy

Day two in Pisa and we arose early. The plan was to attack another part of Italy. After a bite to eat for breakfast in the hotel we headed today’s Pisa Centrale. Pisa’s train station. The plan of attack was to head towards Florence for the day. The train to Florence (Firenze) is approximately one […]

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Pisa, Italy

Pisa Day One – Italy

Arrival in Pisa was an early one. It meant getting up at two knowing we had the whole day in Pisa to explore. I must admit I prefer the earlier flights but as time has progressed we are certainly beginning to struggle. Especially with the busy lives we lead back home. Once we arrived at […]

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The Royal Court Hotel Rome – Review

Not knowing much about the city of Rome it was a bit of a gamble choosing somewhere to stay. We tried to use our knowledge of the city and online guides to work out a centralised place near all locations that would suit our needs. Lastminute.com was our choice for bookings yet again as it […]

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Vatican City - Rome

Vatican City – Rome

Although our time here was limited compared to what it could have been it truly was a spectacular sight. We managed to gain access via the Roma City Sightseeing bus services which offers open top hop on and hop off services. On arrival you see the importance of the place and how much history it […]

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Rome – Day Three

With the morning amongst us a lay in was well needed to recover from what was a hectic day on Saturday. We decided to go down and get our daily breakfast. After doing so we went back to the room. Packed our things and headed back out on to the streets of Rome. The weather […]

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