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Why We Got a nüCamp TAB 400 Boondock

I dreamed of touring with a teardrop trailer…

I actually planned out a route that would take me through the US. It felt like a wonderful plan and I was looking forward to the day that I could make it … Read the rest

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Brooks Addiction Walker Shoes

Brooks Addiction Walkers – ready for flight to Italy in 2019

I love my Brooks Addiction Walker shoes. I started with Brooks running shoes nearly 20 years ago.  Then after foot Read the rest

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One of The Best Reasons
to Avoid I-95
and Take A1A

Google maps and Waze will both default to I-95 if you’re traveling north from Daytona, or south from Jacksonville. We’re going to tell you one of the best reasons to avoid I-95 and take A1A instead.

It’s Hidden Gem #22, … Read the rest

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Michael’s Restaurant
St. Augustine, Florida

Roses in vase at Michael's Restaurant - St Augustine

It was time to visit Michael’s Restaurant in our quest for a romantic getaway in St. Augustine, Florida. This highly rated restaurant is a favorite of couples looking for a romantic dinner.

We were ready to put it to the … Read the rest

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Collage Restaurant
St. Augustine, Florida

Back in November we made dinner reservations at Collage Restaurant for our New Year’s trip to St. Augustine. In mid-December, Collage had once again appeared on the Trip Advisor Top 100 List. Any remaining reservations for the holiday season instantly … Read the rest

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Hotel Novecento, Venice, Italy

I was drawn to the Hotel Novecento by the photos of its beautiful rooms when I searched online for lodging in Venice, Italy. While we stayed there, I was impressed by their attentive but unobtrusive service.

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Hotel della Signoria Florence, Italy

After spending four nights in a smaller boutique hotel in Venice, the Hotel della Signoria (HDS) in Florence was a big shift.

For one, HDS has an elevator, a convenience that our knees greatly appreciated. Though it’s a … Read the rest

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Headin’ Home Arrivederci Roma – Leavin’ on a Jet Plane

“I’m leavin’ on a jet plane…” was running through my head as we finished packing, checked out of the hotel, and waited for the taxi to the airport. Adriel was hearing ‘Arriverderci, Roma!’ from the movie ‘Seven Hills of Read the rest

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Florentine All Saints Day

We had no idea what to expect for a Florentine All Saints Day, but we were about to find out.

It was a sunny day in Florence after three days of cool drizzle. The view from the breakfast room was … Read the rest

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Relaxing Halloween in Florence

Late breakfast in the Hotel della Signoria’s breakfast room with great rooftop views kicked off our relaxing Halloween in Florence.

View over Florence from the Hotel della Signoria's breakfast room
Even overcast, it’s a nice view

We meandered through the nearby streets, visiting a market that appears each morning, … Read the rest