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🍷Italian Wine Trails & Tales with…Tom Weber🍷

🍷Today our Italian Wine Trails & Tales take us to an absolutely splendid event with Tom in celebration of harvest at a winery very close to Venice. Reading about his sumptuous evening in exquisite and mouthwatering detail is almost as … Continue reading

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♥ Venice Tramonto ♥

Venice Sunset…the sun has set on Venice for centuries and for centuries she has mesmerized us with her beauty, teased us with her mercurial moods and totally fascinated us… A picture may well be worth a thousand words, but a … Continue reading

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♥ Dream of Venice ♥

Just the title evokes flights of fancy, daydreams, imaginations, and perhaps even memories…I happen to love Venice so the opportunity to return, even if only in my “dreams” was irresistible! ~♦~ I knew “Dream of Venice” would be as beautiful … Continue reading

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When 5-Stars Just Aren’t Enough in Venice!

Over the Moon at Baglioni Hotel Luna The opportunity to be the guest of a 5-star luxury property is a rare and real treat for me. So, needless to say, when when the opportunity to stay at the Baglioni Hotel … Continue reading

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I’m No Foodie But…

♥ I Do Love to Eat! ♥ And enjoying the regional and traditional cuisine wherever I go is, for me, one of the greatest pleasures of traveling and truly living la dolce vita! Now, I’m no where near as adventurous … Continue reading

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Stringing Together a Legacy in Venice

The People You Meet Along the Way… I became acquainted with Marisa Convento on Twitter! Yes, Twitter. A  fan of Venice and planning a return trip there, I came across Venetian Dreams and Marisa’s bio. Reading about her, I was … Continue reading

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Going with the Flow in Venice!

When I visited Rome last fall, I enjoyed a fabulous tour of the Capitoline Museum with ItalyXP. When I saw that they also offer tours in Venice, I contacted them and, once again, they generously included me in their group … Continue reading

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La Dolce Vita Peeks Behind the Mask in Venice!

Venice and masks are inseparable. It’s impossible to visit Venice and not see shops filled with fanciful, fantastic designs. From the authentic, handmade papier-mâché versions to the cheap imports, they are delightful and fanciful. Historically, for centuries, they were not … Continue reading

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A Cameo Appearance in Venice

Several months ago, I entered a contest sponsored by a fellow blogger from Venice. The prize was a lovely cameo from Gioielleria Eredi di Jovon. Much to my delight, I won and when I knew I was going to be … Continue reading

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Something’s Fishy in Venice & It’s Delicious!

This was going to be my third walk with Walks of Italy and I was extremely excited (and grateful) because it was something I had always wanted to do – a Rialto market crawl, visiting the famous fish market and … Continue reading

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