Venice 1

The Beautiful Sights and Sounds of Venice in Italy

Venice – the city made of 100 small islands and connected only by canals has no other transport except what runs on water. Just the name conjures images of romance, of gondolas and charming bridges, of narrow alleys and mysterious allure and of a nightlife truly intriguing. You can’t make a trip to Italy and Read More

pompeii-4

A Trip to Pompeii Ruins Near Naples

Italy is so beautiful. I just can’t seem to get over the natural beauty and historical significance of the place. Not to mention that a great climate, lovely produce and wonderful people, you almost feel like packing your bags and living there. If only, I had that kind of money. Anyhow, we decided to go Read More

pantheon-1

Rome Diaries – Pantheon and Trevi Fountain

You can catch up with the previous two posts Italian Diaries – Sneak peek of Rome and Rome Diaries – Colosseum and Palatine Hill before reading ahead . Continuing on our Roman adventure, we decided to do a self-guided tour of Pantheon, Trevi Fountain and Spanish Steps, all architectural delights. We got off on the same Read More

colosseum-rome-diaries

Rome Diaries — Colosseum, Palatine Hill and fun

Just like all travellers, we had a list of things to experience and do (concentrated around eating) when we visited Rome. The large city is fairly modern with its public transport being easy to follow and use. Each Metro train and bus station has displayed large routes with Metro numbers and bus numbers and their stops Read More

dog-Rome

Italian Diaries: Sneak Peek of Rome

European cities are beautiful. A fantastic public transport, friendly people and an unrushed life makes for some great tourist destinations. But Europe is on  edge after the recent terror attacks in Belgium and Paris as is apparent from the large army presence at almost all monuments, railway stations and airports. There is also a raging Read More