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Part 10 – Delayed departure and plane view

Part 10 – Delayed departure and plane view

Taking pictures from the plane is so fun for me I overdo it! I overshoot, yes. And that is ok I guess. This was a very sad day for me. I wanted to stay for much longer in beautiful Italy. On the plane I happen […]

Part 9 – Rome and Vatican – the eternal city

Part 9 – Rome and Vatican – the eternal city

Vatican city was a second must-visit-place. I don’t know why I have such a strong interest in that city, the history of it fascinates me for sure. I wanted to include some historical facts about it in case you are interested. I absolutely loved driving […]

Part 8 – Spello – the town of flowers

Part 8 – Spello – the town of flowers

Spello is an ancient town in Italy, in the province of Perugia in east central Umbria, on the lower southern flank of Mt. Subasio. It is 6 km (4 mi) NNW of Foligno and 10 km (6 mi) SSE of Assisi. From the top of the ridge, Spello gives a good view of the Umbrian plain towards Perugia; […]

Part 7 – Assisi – the reason or the spiritual walk in the City on a Hill

Part 7 – Assisi – the reason or the spiritual walk in the City on a Hill

This is my favorite part of the whole trip – Assisi. There is a small story behind how I found out about this treasure. About a year ago I was in prayer. I was walking through a hard time and I was seeking God. He […]

Part 6 – Siena, Tuscany

Part 6 – Siena, Tuscany

Siena has the dream hills I have seen on the pictures for years and wanted to see them, in reality, all my life. I can not describe in words how beautiful the countryside is, the pictures do not serve very well! But they provide a small […]

Part 5 – Florence, Tuscany

Part 5 – Florence, Tuscany

Tuscany region is central Italy, bordering on the Tyrrhenian Sea in the west and including the Tuscan Archipelago. Florence is the capital of the region, which is divided into the provinces of Arezzo, Florence, Grosseto, Livorno, Lucca, Massa-Carrara, Pisa, Pistoia, and Siena (named for their principal cities). My […]

Part 4 – San Remo

Part 4 – San Remo

Sanremo or San Remo is a city and comune on the Mediterranean coast of Liguria, in north-western Italy. Founded in Roman times, it has a population of 57,000 and is known as a tourist destination on the Italian Riviera. It is considered the Town of Flowers because its […]

Part 3 – Genoa – museum under the open sky

Part 3 – Genoa – museum under the open sky

Genoa, Italian Genova, ancient (Latin) Genua, city and Mediterranean seaport in northwestern Italy. It is the capital of Genova provincia and of Liguria region and is the center of the Italian Riviera. Genoa is located about 75 miles (120 km) south of Milan on the Gulf of Genoa, the city occupies a narrow coastal plain and the western […]

Part 2 – Cervo

Part 2 – Cervo

Cervo is a pretty village on the Italian Riviera coast of Liguria in north-west Italy – known here as the Riviera di Ponente – to the south of Albenga and north-east of Imperia. It has both a beach area and also a medieval village on the hill […]

From personal diary: Trip to Italy – part 1 – Diano Marina

From personal diary: Trip to Italy – part 1 – Diano Marina

Welcome to my personal post of my trip to Italy. I am excited to share a few photos of each place I have visited. Originally it was going to be just one post but then I thought it was better to separate each place because […]