Tag Archives: Travel Blog

To Travel or Not to Travel…

Will I Keep on Traveling? The short answer: Yes, because I love it! It’s my passion! The long answer: Life is a risk so start living!  We take risks every single day. Yes, that means you, too!  If you think … Continue reading

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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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Italy: My Moveable Feast or La Dolce Vita Redux

♥ My Moveable Feast ♥ Moveable feast is defined as “a religious feast day that does not occur on the same calendar date each year. The term refers most often to Easter and other Christian holy days whose dates are … Continue reading

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The People We Meet Along the Way or the Unexpected Rewards of Blogging (The First in a Series)

Finding kindred spirits on line (no, not match.com!) but on the social media platform has been and continues to be gratifying, enriching and so much fun! Read about how I met Stephanie Mayo, curator of Lady of the Zoos and … Continue reading

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PostcardZ from Victoria Celebrates a Blog-iversary Milestone!

I was reminded by WordPress that it has been three years since I launched my blog/site! Certainly a milestone marking a phenomenal amount of change. Truly, sometimes we don’t realize how far we’ve come until we take a look over … Continue reading

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“Under Construction”

Where’s that magic wand when you need it!!! Have you ever seen those signs, “Excuse the mess” or “Excuse our dust”? Yeah, what a pain! “Under Construction” – in other words, “we’re working on it”!Well, here I am asking you … Continue reading

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Happy RE-New Year!!

I’m re-surrecting and updating my post from a year ago… Out with the Old, In with RE-New!! re – a prefix, occurring originally in loan words from Latin, used with the meaning “again” or “again and again” to indicate repetition. … Continue reading

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Great Travel TipZ: “Just in Case” Insurance

Travel TipZ You Will Thank Me For! None of us wants to ever think that something could foil our best laid plans… all that time and money invested in our long-awaited vacation and then…the unexpected (and not in a good … Continue reading

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Great TipZ to Get the Most from Sightseeing!

Travel TipZ You Will Thank Me For! Whether you’re day tripping close to home, taking a long weekend or traveling afar for that long-awaited vacation, odds are that you’re planning to “do” and “see” something special, something that appeals to … Continue reading

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Enjoying Another Delicious Foodie Day in Rome!

Last spring (2014) I took a fabulous tour of ancient Rome and the coliseum with Walks of Italy. When my plans were going to bring me back to Rome in fall, I contacted them about taking another tour as their … Continue reading

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