Tag: sights

Agra Day Tour Packages

Agra Day Tour Packages

Agra Day Tours provides personalized private tours of Agra and other areas of India.

Creative Edge Travel: Anghiari

Creative Edge Travel: Anghiari

Let Creative Edge Travel take you on a journey like no other to discover authentic Italy.

Fattoria San Michele a Torri

Fattoria San Michele a Torri

Fattoria San Michele a Torri is an organic Tuscan farm, just outside Florence, Italy that offers inexpensive food and wine tours.

Calcio Storico

Calcio Storico

Calcio Storico, historic football.

Non-Tourist Activities in Florence

Non-Tourist Activities in Florence

Take a break from the hordes of tourist that visit Florence every year and take the road less traveled. Discover Florence like a local.

Visiting Venice during Carnival

Visiting Venice during Carnival

Best tips for attending Carnival in Venice, Italy. Discover what to pack for Venice, Where to see the events of Carnival, public transportation in Venice, and Where to Stay in Venice.

Nephew visit

Nephew visit

During Briana’s trip to Finland, my nephew Justin came to visit me in Florence. It timing worked out kind of funny. Briana’s trip had been planned months prior and Justin purchased his tickets about 3 weeks before visiting. I had given him a broad window […]

Tuscan Summer

Tuscan Summer

After the visit with Briana’s sisters and Kristina, it was time to start being a little more frugal. Entertaining can get a little costly when you are traveling from city to city. We decided to spend the next few weeks having local outings and taking […]

Sister’s visit

Sister’s visit

The Monday after my mom’s visit, Javier and I decided to resume our Italian lessons.  My sisters and my Finnish friend Kristiina would be arriving for their visit in 2 short weeks, which gave us the perfect amount of time to rededicate ourselves to our […]

Mom’s Visit

Mom’s Visit

Moving a cat to a new continent is not an easy task (as we previously learned).  My mother had to jump through some ridiculous hoops to get all the documentation and the airline approved pet carrier to move Meka across the pond. Thankfully she was […]

Briana’s Birthday

Briana’s Birthday

Briana’s birthday was a very exciting time for the both of us. Between hot springs and all the amazing food Italy has to offer, we have been indulgent to say the least but we always treat ourselves to something extra special for our birthdays. This […]

Visiting Florence

Visiting Florence

Must see sights with limited time in Florence