“To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, to gain all while you give, to roam the roads of lands remote, to travel is to live.” -Hans Christian Anderson- Thinking of visiting Paris and Italy? Here is our perfect 28 day itinerary to get you started! Travel is all about opportunity. It’s the opportunity to […]
Pillars, Power and Performance: Visiting Rome’s Colosseum & Forum
Rome is home to history, art and the power of an empire that shaped our world. The Colosseum is rich in tales, arches and footsteps, and should be on every travelers wish list.
Unexpected Bliss: A day in Portofino, Italy
Sometimes unscheduled stops and unplanned discoveries turn into the most memorable moments of travel. Portofino is a destination for the rich and famous, from stunning Paraggi beach to the harbourside shops and restaurants, Portofino is an incredible family destination.
When in Rome…Stay and Stroll
“Rome is the city of echoes, the city of illusions, and the city of yearning.” -Giotto de Bondone- For me, Rome, is the epicentre of my of wanderlust, the city that speaks directly to my heart. For those of you afflicted with a place such as this, you understand such yearning. For those who have […]
From Sea Glass to Sea Views, This is Positano
Positano is a unique and stunning destination of food, wine, shopping and coastline views. Positano, is Italy electrified.
Footsteps thru Florence, Italy
“The creator made Italy from designs by Michelangelo” -Mark Twain- There are very few cities on earth that rival the beauty of Florence, Italy. We have had the privilege of walking twice beneath sunny Florentine skies, tracing the inspirational footsteps of Michelangelo and da Vinci. From richly colored marble and realistic masterpieces to shop lined […]
From Tuscany With Love
“The Tuscans have the faculty of making much of common things, and converting small occasions into great pleasures.” -Henry James- As do so many romantics, I’ve often dreamt of lazy days in Tuscany, Italy. Hot, sunny afternoons spent cruising narrow, winding roads, lines of cypress trees and rolling wine fields around every curve. Tuscany is […]
Connection Along the Cinque Terre
“One of the great joys of traveling through Italy is discovering firsthand that it is, indeed, a dream destination.” – Debra Lavinson- The Cinque Terre, in Liguria, Italy, is a place where perfection of nature and man collide. The turquoise of the Ligurian Sea, the green of the wine field terraces and the blue of […]
Falling for Framura, Italy
Framura is a place where the old world of Italy still exists, a travel destination away from the busy life of the Cinque Terre. Framura has so much to offer and is a perfect home base for family travel on the Italian Riviera.
On the Canals of Venice…
“Venice is like eating en entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.” -Truman Capote- It’s hard not to be in awe of a city almost 2000 years old, built on a platform of wood…..millions of logs from mountains as far as Croatia and Montenegro, driven into the ground, supporting marble palaces and towers of […]