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Our last day in Roma

Our last day in  Rome–time to see everything we possibly could. Which meant another early wake-up call so that we could beat the crowds to the ticket booths. First order of business though–pack up and ckeck out. The nice people … Continue reading

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Beer at breakfast, wine at dinner: on our way to Italy

Okay–so flying transatlantic is better than swimming it–but only just. I love traveling, but I never look forward to long flights; my tailbone (and now my legs) gets put out by the long sitting time. I swear, the airlines should … Continue reading

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Our last day in Scotland–farewell, but not forever

EDINBURGH We left our “castle” early, because we had a lot to see in very little time.    Our plan was to get as close to Edinburgh Castle as we could, then drop the car in a NCP (National Car … Continue reading

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One last day in Venice

We were up fairly early on Sunday–we’d passed by a church (wow–are those rare (not)) the day before and found out their Mass times, and decided on the 11am one. After breakfast in the hotel, we chugged it over to … Continue reading

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Venice, Day 2

From here on, I am relying solely on memory–we have been home for almost two weeks, and I didn’t have time to write the rest of the trip while the experiences were fresh in my mind. So–Saturday morning, and time to … Continue reading

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Venice, Day 1

10/23 (In my travelogue I’d written “Friday–whatever the date is”. Yep–we’d gotten to that point.) As I write this, we are passing a lighthouse out in the far distance. Two more hours and we should see Venice on the horizon. … Continue reading

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Day 5: Rome wasn’t built–or seen–in a day

(Written on 10/17) A day at sea, on our way to Mykonos, Greece. A chance to get caught up; the last couple of days have been crazy-busy, and I’ve been too tired at the end of them to write. Last … Continue reading

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