The biggest shock of my life! July 12th 2011 Part 2 of our honeymoon.
After a short train journey we arrived in Venezia Santa Lucia Train station in Venice. It’s quite surreal to arrive at a train station surrounded by water, but that not was not the biggest shock of my life, nor was how amazingly expensive everything is in Venice.
The weather was unbearably hot and we had no idea how to get to our hotel so we decided to splash out on a ... 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
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