Tag Archives: Lake Garda

Flipping Through My Italian Notebook…

Italy and la dolce vita have always been a source of inspiration and it was my trip to Italy in June of 2012 that inspired this blogging adventure. It also inspired me to write about some of the many amazing … Continue reading

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Share My Excitement with Me…

My third article was just published in Italian Notebook! Italian Notebook is a daily e-newsletter offering interesting articles about Italian travel and lifestyle from local experts. With the publication of my third article,  I am “officially” a Contributing Writer. Since … Continue reading

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“Shout Out” for “Postcards from Travel PiZazz” from Nada’s Italy

Thank you, Nada, for the wonderful “shout out”! We had an absolutely fab-u-lous time together in la bella Italia!  * * * Please read what Nada of Nada’s Italy wrote about Postcards from Travel PiZazz in her latest newsletter: “Read … Continue reading

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Gelato Gems: Remembering My Favorites in the Veneto

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Buonissimo!  Italy and gelato… synonymous pleasures. Gelato isn’t a luxury, it’s definitely a necessity! You just haven’t experienced all of the pleasures of traveling in Italy until you’ve sample (lots of) its gelato! Choosing favorites is extremely difficult and, of … Continue reading

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Gelato!! Part 1 ;-)

There are many, many delights that come to mind when one thinks about la Bella Italia and la dolce vita. When planning for this adventure and wanting to bring you with me via this blog, I wanted there to be … Continue reading

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If a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words, then…

What are a thousand pictures worth? Si! I have taken 1,000 pictures so far! So many memorable places & moments… Before we move on to our Tuscan adventure, please come with me as I look back on the last 2 … Continue reading

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Ciao, Lago di Garda!

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Must Not Leave Out…

Yesterday we visited a fantastic dairy and cheese farm, Alpe Del Garda. It’s a 30 year old co-op with extremely strict guidelines to ensure the high quality of all of its products. Fabulous & delicious!

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Sunshine on the Water!

Thursday is pure sunshine as we set off from Limone by hydrofoil for Sirmione at the southern edge of the lake. It will take us 2 hours with stops along the way as we get glimpses of the scenic towns … Continue reading

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A Funovia in Malcesine, thenTo the Alps!!

On Tuesday we take a local boat to Malcesine, across the lake. Charming and scenic,welove just meandering & also take the funovia (gondola) up Monte Baldo. On Wednesday, we head into the Alps & Dolomites for a complete change- very … Continue reading

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