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How to Spend 4 Perfect Days in Verona, Italy

Planning a trip to legendary Italy? Do not skip beautiful and Romantic Verona! Many people only come here for a day trip from other nearby cities, but I definitely recommend spend two, three, or even four days exploring this lovely city! Because it’s less “touisty,” you will get a more local experience than you would… Continue reading How to Spend 4 Perfect Days in Verona, Italy

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Romantic Verona

Verona is my new favorite city! Steve granted my Valentine’s request and whisked me away to fair Verona, Italy, of Romeo and Juliet fame. The tale of Romeo and Juliet predates the Shakespearean play, but he certainly did make this beautiful city famous for centuries to come. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and it’s safe… Continue reading Romantic Verona

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Where to Get Engaged in Verona

Ah, love! It’s beautiful, it’s fun, and it’s, well, lovely! Our Valentine’s trip to Verona was an absolute dream, and I kept thinking, “Wow! What a great spot to get engaged!” and, “Wow! What a beautiful view for an engagement! So if you’re planning an engagement or a trip to Verona, here are a few… Continue reading Where to Get Engaged in Verona

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What to Eat in Verona

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! On our latest gustatorial adventure, Steve and I went on a romantic trip to Verona, Italy, for Valentine’s weekend. It’s been made famous by Shakespeare, of course, but it also has some unique foods to offer. I think basically everyone in the world can appreciate Italian cuisine, so I hope… Continue reading What to Eat in Verona

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Letters to Juliet: Movie Moments in Verona

It’s #MovieNight! If you’ve been following along on Instagram lately, you know we spent Valentine’s Day and weekend in fair Verona, made famous by Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet! The Storyline Sophie and her fiancee are off to Italy for their “pre-wedding honeymoon,” since her fiancee will be too busy after the wedding to spend time with… Continue reading Letters to Juliet: Movie Moments in Verona

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What to Know Before You Visit Verona

It’s more than just Romeo and Juliet, my friends! Steve and I had such a great time in Verona, Italy, over Valentine’s weekend. It was my second time in Italy, but my first time to Verona! Steve has been to several cities in Italy, but it was also his first time in this beautiful town!… Continue reading What to Know Before You Visit Verona

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Staying at La Corte di Giulietta

So, this is the Year of Movie Moments for the blog, and I have to say, I totally felt like I was in a movie at this beautiful suite! It’s located in the same courtyard as the famous balcony that inspired Romeo and Juliet, and get this… from 7:30pm until 8:30am the next morning, we had the… Continue reading Staying at La Corte di Giulietta

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Air Dolomiti Review: My New Favorite Airline

In case you are unaware, I fly a LOT! I love the feeling of flying. I love how I can fly 8 hours and be in a location that would have taken weeks to get to less than a century ago. And while most airlines’ service and amenities are deteriorating, my husband and I were… Continue reading Air Dolomiti Review: My New Favorite Airline

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2017: Year of Islands

As 2017 comes to a close, I’m reflecting on our travels and realizing… we visited a lot of islands this year! When I think of islands, I think of tropical weather, beaches, sea turtles and swimming nearby. But when I looked back on our island excursions, it struck me that not all islands are the… Continue reading 2017: Year of Islands

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What I Wore: Fall in Venice

It’s What I Wore Wednesday! We recently got back from a chilly weekend getaway in iconic Venice, Italy! It was a challenge to pack for this trip because of the temperature range and being surrounded by water, but here’s what I came up with. Heading to a climate with temperatures hovering around 40-50 degrees F?… Continue reading What I Wore: Fall in Venice