Category Archives: Travel TipZ

Reminders to be sure that your next trip is your best ever!

🍷MORE Italian Wine Trails & Tales: Sicily with Victoria!🍷

🍷Donnafugata Winery: Tradition and Inspiration Take Flight in Sicily When I knew I was going to be in Sicily in October, I wanted to have at least one formal wine tasting experience. I immediately reached out to Donnafugata located in … Continue reading

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♦ Selinunte: Touching Greek Antiquity in Sicily ♦

Overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, the Greek ruins and archeological site of Selinunte are truly one of the most extraordinary places you will ever experience. It’s difficult to express ones impressions into words – so many adjectives are overused and so … Continue reading

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♥ Road Trip with #2SicilianGals ♥

♥ A brief account of how the upcoming road trip in Sicily with my friend, Margie, came about…

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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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Puglia PostZ #6: Let’s Go Olive Oil Tasting in Puglia!

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! Next spring and fall we will be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the sixth in a series of Puglia PostZ which I published a few years ago, … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #1! Benvenuti!

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! May 26 – June 4, 2017 September 22 – October 1, 2017 Next spring & fall we will once again be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the … Continue reading

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Puglia Post #7: Let’s Visit the Trulli of the Itria Valley!

 Benvenuti! Welcome to the Land of Trulli! Next spring and fall we will once again be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This was the seventh in a series of Puglia PostZ which I … Continue reading

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Celebrating a Milestone & Something Special for YOU!

PostcardZ from Victoria has hit a milestone… 100,000 page views! I know that some blogs get that monthly but, for me, reaching 100,000 is so gratifying! To think that you can share and communicate with people all over the world … Continue reading

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