Venice and Cinque Terre May 16th 2006 This blog entry will cover the last part of my "European Vacation," specifically Venice, Cinque Terre, and Vicenza. These are the areas in Italy that Jim and I checked out in the limited time we had in the country.
Most of you are familar with Venice. Many of you are familiar with Cinque Terre (travel writer Rick Steves raves about it). But how many of you are familiar with Vicenza? Well, V ... read more
Europe » Italy 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
This blog began with my 9 week adventure through SE Asia in 2006. That initial leap into the unknown led to many other life-changing decisions, the largest of which involved moving overseas. After living in America for my entire life, I moved to Bangkok, Thailand on June 30, 2007.
The blog continues as I share about living in Thailand, and traveling, primarily within SE Asia.
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