Sneak peek at our Europe 2015 Trip!

I was planning to blog during our trip but sunsets very late in Europe at 9:30 PM that by the time we got back to our hotel, it was at least 10:30 PM and then head to sleep. We are in Alberobello, Italy right now – a little more than half of our vacation and wanted…

Venice 2013 Day 6: Gondola Ride

Our 6 days in Venice went very fast, today was our last day in this beautiful island!  We tried to enjoy it as much as we could since it will be years before we’ll have a chance to come back again! I woke up at 8 and hubby was still sleeping, I really wanted to…

Venice 2013 Day 5: Burano and Murano

Venice 2013 Day 5: Burano and Murano     We didn’t get a chance to visit the nearby islands of Burano and Murano last time we were in Venice and I told myself, I have to visit them both the next time!  So I made sure we have a day trip to Burano and Murano…

Venice 2013 Day 4: Hotel Danieli

We liked the quiet side of Giudecca for three days and today we moved back to the tourist side of St Mark’s Square  Since the hotel check out time is 12 pm, we didn’t had to rush so we didn’t set any alarm and just wake up whenever. We woke up around 9 am and went down…

Venice 2013 Day 3: Venice Without a Map

It was a long night last night so we didn’t set any alarm and just wake up whenever since we didn’t have any plan for the morning.  We’ll need to come back during the afternoon to see the boat regatta. We woke up at 9 and went down to get breakfast then we catch the ferry…

Venice 2013 Day 2: Festa del Redentore

Ciao! Our first full day in Venice and also the day of the famous Festa del Redentore (Feast of the Most Holy Redeemer), a festival held in every 3rd weekend of July which celebrates the end of the plague of 1576. We woke up pretty late (9 am) probably due to jet lag and had a…

We Are Back to Venice!

Ciao Venice, we are back! It has been 3 years since our first time visiting Venice back during our honeymoon. While I was planning our Spain trip, I saw firework photos of the Festa del Redentore (a big festival in Venice each year during the third weekend of July, it celebrates since the end of the…

Italy – Pisa

Our last day in Italy! I was originally planned to take a day trip to Pisa when we were in Florence since that’s the closest but due to the airlines strike in Athens, we lost one day in Florence. We weren’t able to visit Pisa so now back in Rome, we decided to save the…