Verona and Padua

I started this article while I was still in Verona but got sidetracked leaving for Venice and then the Greek Islands.  Verona (and the Veneto) has a different ambiance (for lack of a better word) than other towns and cities I’ve visited in Italy and not at all what I expected. After reading the section on […]

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The Greek Islands and the Dalmatian Coast

Before I get to the topic of this blog, I have to write a short discourse on ‘cruising.’ My sister had wanted to go to the Greek Islands forever and the only logical way seemed to be on a cruise.  While she had been on a Caribbean cruise, I had never cruised and had no […]

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