Possibly the best advice ever! July 15th 2011 When we arrived at Venezia S.L station to buy our tickets to go to Florence we were hoping that we could get the 9:30am train however due to my bad planning all of the tickets were sold out for the next few trains so the next train available was at 13:30. After my biggest cock up of our trip so far we eventually made it to Firenze S.M.N station in Florence, we had pre booked tickets to go to The U ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Florence Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
Welcome to our blog, we are Chris & Nikki and we are travel addicts!!!
Chris is a born & bred Londoner (and a 'real' Cockney).
Nikki is originally from Chester Le-Street in Durham but has been 'down south' since she started university.
We (try to) visit four places a year and if possible try to make it a different continent each time.
We love life experiences, photography and travel and if we're lucky we combine them all in one trip.
Travelblog is pretty much our diary of places visited & a diary of our relationship,
My present to say 'congratulations' for finishing universit... full info