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Rome Italy

Rome Rome Italy Its been quite a few years since I've been to Rome and once again I fell under her spell. The Eternal City never disappoints, a little grubby and worn, busy and noisy and oh so full of brio. We stayed in a lovely apartment in Trastevere, across the river from the Roman city centre. Trastevere is an ancient part of Rome and has been home to a melting pot of nationalities ...
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Lucca Tuscany Italy

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Lucca Italy - I first visited Lucca 13 years ago in the middle of winter on a day trip from Siena, it held a fascination for me then and I have wanted to go back ever since. They say ‘you can never go back’ and often that is right, things are never quite how you remember them and you end up disappointed. I am happy to say that this was not the case with Lucca, it held a fascination for me way bac...
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Cinque Terre Italy

Cinque Terre Italy It doesn't take much to get me back to Italy so when good friends suggested we join them in a visit to the Cinque Terre on the Italian Ligurian Coast I jumped at the chance. This was my third trip to the Cinque Terre and I would go back again in an instant.  The Cinque Terre is a stunningly beautiful and very rugged section of coast on the Italian Riviera west of La Spe...
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