Cinque Terre was on my list of places to see while in Italy. I was debating between visiting Cinque Terre ourselves or going with a tour from Florence. I opted for a tour because I…

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The Leaning Tower of Pisa

The Leaning Tower of Pisa

During our stay in Florence, my husband and I took a day trip to Pisa. Our tour group met at the Santa Maria Novella train station bright and early. Thankfully, the train station was about…

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The City of Florence

The City of Florence

The next stop in our Italian adventure was the beautiful city of Florence. It is a two hour train ride from Venice. I booked a hotel that was five minutes from the Santa Maria Novella…

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The Canals of Venice

The Canals of Venice

Venice is a beautiful city! The train from Rome to Venice is about 3 hrs and 45 minutes. The first half of our train ride was pretty smooth, but then the train broke down. We’ve…

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