While Murano, Italy isn’t as colorful curbside (or dockside in this case) as it’s neighboring community, Burano, once you step inside any of the canal lined buildings, all the colors of the rainbow are there to greet you, in the form of beautiful hand blown glass. Glass blowing is what put Murano on the map,… Continue reading European Adventure Part 6: Murano, Italy
It’s getting colder here in Chicago, and that has me daydreaming of warmer weather, blue skies, sunshine, and beaches. Daydreaming of all of that has me reminiscing about my European vacation this summer (I know I know, it’s all I talk about!). One of the highlights along the way was Cinque Terre in Italy. It’s actually… Continue reading Take Me Away to Cinque Terre
It’s been a while since I talked about my European adventure. Since I am having withdrawals, I thought it would fitting to write about one of the most amazing places I have ever visited….Capri, Italy! (Fun fact, the proper way to say it is COP-ree.) This place is indeed, a little heaven on earth. During… Continue reading A Little Heaven on Earth
Well, it’s been exactly one week since my return to normal life. By normal, I just mean non-vacationers paradise. My trip to Europe could not have been better! I got to travel with two of my oldest friends (in years, not age!), through three amazing countries. We saw so many beautiful sites, tasted some of… Continue reading A Week Back Into Reality….