Category Italy

North West Italy Train Tour

Northern Italy is really suffering at the moment as we all know only too well. Italy is probably the favourite European travel destination for many, and with good reason. It has to be hoped that we are able to visit the historic country again in a few months. I have nothing but fond memories of […]

Sunday Photos – Venice Bridges

Verona Arena, Italy

Wordless Wednesday – Arena di Verona

Sunday Photo – Costa Smeralda, Sardinia

Monday Morning Blues

Bonifacio, Corsica This is the first of what will become a regular Monday post. A picture featuring the colour blue aimed at taking your mind off Monday morning drudgery. Please join in too if you like the idea.

A-Z April Challenge – Duomo in Milano

I have been to many wonderful cathedrals in Europe with the ones in Chartres, Reims, Segovia and Troyes amongst my favourites. What makes the fine cathedral in Milan unique in my experience is the fact that you can walk around the roof area to get a great perspective of the colossal building and fine views […]

Easter Sunday Photo – View From St Peter’s, Vatican City

Wordless Wednesday – View From St Peter’s, Vatican City

The Bridges of Europe – Part Two, Southern Europe

Korinth (Corinth) The Corinth Canal in Greece is an incredible feat of engineering and was once an important navigational route which allowed ships to enter the Aegean Sea. Carved through the isthmus at sea level, the canal is 6.4 km long with a width of only 25 metres. Impossible for modern ships to go through, the […]

Wordless Wednesday – Sundowners, Grand Canal, Venice