European Adventures

An Italian Adventure: Part Three

During the first week of the summer holidays we travelled as a family to Lake Maggiore in northern Italy, using a beautiful villa as a base for our Italian adventure amidst vast lakes, imposing mountains and spectacular views.  This post is the third and final part of our travel diary, covering the last few days…

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An Italian Adventure: Part Two

During the first week of the summer holidays we travelled as a family to Lake Maggiore for an Italian adventure amidst vast lakes, imposing mountains and spectacular views.  This post is Part Two of our travel diary, covering the middle section of our Italian adventure to this beautiful area of the country that I first…

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An Italian Adventure: Part One

I first visited Italy with my cousin way back in 2004.  During our Italian adventure we explored Rome and all it’s history; soaked up the holiness and reverence of the Vatican; just about defied death-by-moped in Naples; walked through the ashes of Pompeii in sombre silence; and wandered wide-eyed around the breathtakingly beautiful island of…

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