Move over Merchant we now have the Mammoth of Venice! June 26th 2016 Woolly says- I stood staring at the canal water as it lapped rather too closely to my paws, glancing towards Zoe it appeared that she was a. Still breathing b. Not doubled up in pain and c. Not requiring an ambulance, it seemed that our second attempt at seeing Venice was really going to happen. Our first try over three years ago had resulted in a very long drive back to the UK after Zoe had been ... 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 travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us'
A truly multi-national mammoth that travels the world visiting places of interest, making new friends and causing mischief wherever he can. With my carer Jo (bless her!) I have scaled castle walls, walked in the footsteps of Roman Emperors and Maharajah's, climbed mountains, contemplated caverns, caves and canyons and attempted the Le Mans 24 hour race on a skateboard! Whether it be climbing a Minaret in Mostar, Paddling in the Arabian Sea, Scaling mountains in Kotor, Feeding chickens in France or Catching trains in India, not... full info