Posts Tagged with "Italy"

Our next stop Livorno, Italy

Friday, August 20, 2010

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Our next stop Livorno, Italy

Our next stop on our journey was Livorno, Italy.  Usually people head out to Florence from here, but since we had already been there we decided to rent a car and check out a town called Lucca and then go to Pisa. Lucca is famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, that were built in [...]

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Time to visit the capital of Italy – Rome

Thursday, August 19, 2010

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Time to visit the capital of Italy – Rome

The cruise ship actually docked in Civitavecchia, Italy which is the port located about an hour from Rome.  We decided we would wing it here and somehow make it to Rome. Once off the ship, we missed the sign for the shuttle to take us outside of the port. (Mistake #1) So we walked and [...]

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Sorrento, Italy and the Amalfi Coast….. What a place!

Sunday, August 8, 2010

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Sorrento, Italy and the Amalfi Coast….. What a place!

After an incredible stop in Santorini, Greece, we were a little worried everything else would not be able to live up to the beauty that Santorini had. Well we were pleasantly surprised by the beauty of the Amalfi Coast. Once the ship was in port we hired a driver named Antonio for the day and [...]

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