Frolicking in Florence

Frolicking in Florence

A few years ago, we went to Florence, Italy to attend a conference in February.  This, my friends, chronicles that adventure. We know that Florence is famous for the statue of David, but little beyond that.  So, let the adventure begin. We are staying in...
Drinking-in Porto, Portugal

Drinking-in Porto, Portugal

We are attending a conference in Porto, Portugal for a few days. Even though we will be spending time in meetings and other functions, we are determined to see as much of this lovely city as we can. Arrival We had been in Madrid, so the flight was a short one, and we...
Caorle, Italy

Caorle, Italy

We are traveling in Europe in early autumn, and are driving from Munich, Germany to Venice, Italy.  We are not due in Venice until tomorrow, so we decide to spend the day in Caorle, Italy, a small town on the Adriatic Sea about 50 miles north of Venice. It is no...