Vacation lookback: Italy (Part III)
Romulus and RemusLast, but not least, in the Italian leg of our trip: Rome, and where we spent most of our time in Italy. My first impression was that Rome (unlike Naples) is a place that I would gladly live in, and I would definitely would like to visit again!We stayed at a hotel called Villa Tassoni, where out hotel room had a small kitchenette. This made is possible to not eat out a lot and
Vacation lookback: Italy (Part II)
Pompeii No EntryIn Italy we stayed a few days in Naples, so that we could explore the region and go visit the ancient sites of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and the Villa Poppaea in Oplontis. I have to admit that I was really excited about going to Naples and visiting all the ancient sites! I guess when you're excited about something it can only let you down LOL :-) So, where to begin? How about
Vacation lookback: Italy (Part I)
Part II of my little lookback on this year's vacation. I was wondering whether I should write about Greece first, or whether I should write about Italy. I thought that I should write about Italy first, since it was the somewhere in-between the Netherlands and Greece, rather than try to tackle Greece first (4 weeks), and then the shorter duration (13 days) in Italy.We got to Italy by way of ship.
Super MBTA World
I love a good Mashup!This is a mashup I found posted by one of my Facebook friends depicting the metro system in Boston (what I use every day) as something from Super Mario World :-) Too bad it doesn't include the commuter rail system ;-)