Florence is Fabulous!!!

We traveled to Florence for eight very enjoyable days in early March.  It was absolutely wonderful.  It is so nice to have enough time to explore this city in depth.  There was even time for two day-trips out of the city.  This was our first time in Florence and we wanted to savor it.  We … Continue reading Florence is Fabulous!!!

My Favorite Places in Magical Venice

Venice is a family favorite, out of all the places we visited. We were there both before and after a wonderful Greek Island Cruise with Royal Caribbean. I will share more about that another time.  This was the first European location we showed our children, and it did not disappoint!   The lack of cars, … Continue reading My Favorite Places in Magical Venice

St. Petersburg Splendors with Tauck

St. Petersburg is beautiful and fascinating and a personal favorite. We visited last summer as part of a Tauck tour. Tauck does an incredible job of arranging a trip so that you can have an immersive, interesting and fun time, taking care of every detail so that all one has to do is enjoy  the … Continue reading St. Petersburg Splendors with Tauck

Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen – Christiansborg Slot

Last June, we finished off our fabulous Tauck Baltic tour with a day on our own in Copenhagen.  The last sight we visited was the Christiansborg Palace, and it was beautiful.   The Royal family does not live here, but it is the seat of the Danish Parliament located in the heart of Copenhagen.  The … Continue reading Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen – Christiansborg Slot

Journey to the English Countryside

Highclere castle photo from dailymail.co.uk   It is just about time for me to dream up another fun adventure to take with my husband and travel partner!  I think that I  plan about ten trips for every one that we actually end up taking.  Still, it is a very entertaining exercise.  My new plan is … Continue reading Journey to the English Countryside