How to Spend 10 Hours in Rome

We had a little whistle stop tour of Rome, we had made our way down on the very efficient Italian train system from La Spezia at the foot of the picture postcard Cinque Terra region, pitting stopping in Rome for less than 24 hours before we caught a flight to Dubrovnik in Croatia. What do…

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The Italian Affair – Cinque Terre

One afternoon at work I walked past a colleagues screen and stopped, they were lost in Google images of the most postcard pretty pictures of little pastel villages backing onto lush hills, scooping above turquoise bays. If I was in a Disney cartoon, my eyes would have turned into hearts, I just had to ask where this…

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Pretty Portofino on a Shoe String

The start of three weeks of exciting, long-awaited travelling had begun when I touched down in Genoa, North West Italy in the Liguria Region. My fearless and wonderful friend Jemma had happily quit her day job to embark on her first solo travelling mission visiting far and wide for a few months, so we decided to…

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