The Pleasures of an Autumn in Italy (Rome) November 29th 2010 For a shorter trip synopsis (Rome, Florence, Cinque Terre and Venice), please see my article in the Calgary Herald at: http://www.calgaryherald.com/life/Drink+Laugh/3822915/story.html
It’s September and my best friend and I have finally made it to our dream destination: Italy. We’ve been talking about this for years and after a rough 2010, this is a very happy day. We’ve land ... read more
Europe » Italy » Lazio » Rome 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
I am a writer with a passion for all things Latin. This winter I will be living in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico to flee the frozen Calgary snowscapes. My latest travel memoir is about Cuba and I will be working on my second travel memoir in Mexico.
The Cuban Chronicles, A True Tale of Rascals, Rogues, and Romance
The Lure, and Secrets, of Cuba
Memoir unveils the truth behind the façade of the island
Some girls have all the fun. Calgarian writer Wanda St.Hilaire has taken her passion for travel, especially to Spanish speaking countries, and has given readers an opportunity to experience ... full info