Most Breathtaking Place I Have Ever Been

The city if Pienza. The valley is Orcia. The region is Tuscany. The country is Italy. This is the most breathtaking place I have ever been I took this picture.

Venice Italy: The Floating City

The Floating City if Venice Italy I never realized that Venice Italy was just a little group of islands connected by canals. This is so quaint. I do not think I would like to live here though. It seemed musty, almost like mold was growing everywhere. It is fun to stroll the alleys and wind […]

Top Six Must Sees in Milan, Italy

Milan was founded by the Celtic people. The city was later conquered by the Romans, becoming the capital of the Western Roman Empire. During the Middle Ages, Milan flourished as a commercial and banking center. Milan is now the main industrial, commercial and financial center of Italy, its business district hosts the Italian Stock Exchange and the headquarters of the […]

Next Stop, Roma!

There are so many important places in Rome, we will spend three days here. Each major site is an experience in itself so over the next few days, posts will describe these in detail. Here is a list of what we will see: Abbey of the Three Fountains Catacombs San John di Lateran Church Vatican […]

Pompeii – Frozen in Time

Pompeii our second stop and our first full day, was a Roman town, partially destroyed and buried under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. Lost for nearly 1700 years before its rediscovery in 1748, carbon dating has relegated the oldest […]

Naples, Our First Stop!

Naples, our first city to tour is the third largest city in Italy, behind Rome & Milan. I bet that surprised you. It is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. City center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The apostles Peter & Paul preached in Naples. The Naples National Archaeological Museum […]

Grand Italy – May 2013

Please join us for this 12 day tour of Italy, including all the major sites and cities. Download Brochure Here By: Lisa

Grand Italy – May 2013

10 Day (12 including travel), the 8 major touring cities, North to South, including the Italian Alps. Details will be released September 28.

Italy: Number 5 in Tourism Statistics

Can you believe it?  Five! I would have thought three behind England and France. That’s good because for us, it means we don’t have to fight the nasty crowds from being in the first through fourth most traveled countries. I like that. Better get ready. Our 2013 Italy Trip Release is scheduled for next week. […]

Rome: Top Ten Must Sites

This is Lisa’s Top Ten Things to See in Rome, as I promised in order of importance to me: Colosseum, St. Peters, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill, Vatican Museum & The Sistine Chapel, The Pantheon, The Catacombs, Trevi Fountain & The Spanish Steps, San Clemente, and last, Piazza de Popolo. We will visit all ten […]