Category Archives: The Best Time to Travel

I Just Had a Fabulous Vacation…So, Why Am I So BLUE??

You’re just back from a fabulous vacation! You had a great time…all the planning and expense was worth it – it was fun, rewarding, memorable, and everything you hoped it would be…Then why the heck are you so blue??? Maybe … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #5: Wine Tasting in Puglia! Salute!

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! This October and in 2017, we will be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia again! And you can bet, we’ll be enjoying the fabulous Pugliese wines! This is the fifth in a series of Puglia PostZ … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #9: Andiamo! Let’s Go to Puglia!

Puglia PostZ #9 –  Andiamo! Let’s Go to Puglia!  Next spring & fall we will be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the 9th in a series of Puglia PostZ which I … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why You Will LOVE Coming to Italy with Victoria! #5

10 Reasons Why You Will LOVE Coming to Italy with Victoria! If you need another reason, here’s #5…

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♥ What Time is It? It’s Spring Time! ♥

♥ It’s spring and this gal’s fancy turns to…♥ Born and raised in California, I’ve been accused of not having really experienced the four seasons. Guilty as charged. Granted, I don’t know snow and sleet or suffocating humidity. The most … Continue reading

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♦ Recycling: It’s a Good Thing! ♦

You have to agree that recycling is definitely rewarding and worthwhile. And that goes not only for plastic, paper, and glass but for great tips, advice and information as well. True enough then, true enough now! So, just in case … Continue reading

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♥ NEW!!! Let’s DiZcover Tuscany’s Treasures…Together! ♥

Announcing! A New Boutique Tour from PostcardZ from Victoria! You are cordially invited to join us in magnificent, breathtaking Tuscany! Let’s DiZcover Tuscany’s Treasures! September 23 – October 2, 2016

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“Fall” for Italy with Me!

Ciao!!! Yes, I came back from Italy but I’m going back this fall…to Umbria and Puglia! …And I’m hoping you’re ready to say “Si!” and join me and my local partners/experts for your trip-of-a-lifetime! Our small groups (no more than … Continue reading

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Let’s “Fall” for Italy Together!!

As far as I’m concerned the two best times to travel anywhere are spring and fall. Avoiding the summer crowds and heat as well as high season prices, make them are the perfect times to enjoy la dolce vita! And … Continue reading

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Getting Ready, Getting All Set..to Go!

Now, it’s the home stretch to…Italy! How I get ready and some tips for YOU! ♦ ◊ ♦ Last week I shared about how Italy is my “moveable feast”…the place that I carry in my heart wherever I go…and I … Continue reading

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