Day 28 - Venice and a lot of masks! April 24th 2010 On day 28 we woke up in a tiny smelly cabin to the sound of roaring planes.
We got ready, didn't have any breakfast because they don't have any food at the campsite, and headed into the city.
We headed straight across the road from the train station to the Plaza Hotel, and had a look at a few of their rooms before deciding that even the cheapest one of them would be a huge upgrade from where we ... read more
Europe » Italy » Veneto » Venice 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
We are both 24, from Australia (Danny is originally from NZ) and about to get married.
Our first overseas trip together (Skye's first overseas trip ever) was in March - May 2010 where we set off to Europe for four weeks, stopping in Malaysia for a week on the way.
After visting the humidity of Malaysia, we flew into the icy cold wind of Paris, and went on to Strasbourg, Brussels, Berlin, Munich, Zurich, Venice, Florence, Pisa and Rome.
Needless to say, it was the trip of a lifetime and an experience we will never forget (mostly thanks to the blogging we did on the trip!)
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