Some great sandwiches, some great art, a great life in Florence- June 29th & 30th, 2014


I am sitting on the train headed to Rome, sad to leave Florence and all its charm. The past two days we’ve spent here have been incredible, my mom and Nancy are having some sort of mid-life crisis and keep talking about finding a study abroad program for 40 year old women with three children. Not sure I have high hopes for that plan. On our first full day, Continue reading

Stranded in Sorrento: June 27th, 2014

It seems pretty clear that tour guides can be problematic and often not the bang you were hoping to get for your buck. SO my parents and the other’s of the families we are on this cruise with decided we should take a break for a day and instead of waking up early for the tour like the rest of the people on this cruise, we should just explore ourselves and wing it. Didn’t exactly work out the way we had hoped. Continue reading