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Reception - Boscolo Venezia

I don’t usually like classic historical hotels (side note I actually kind of hate new hotels that try and look old), but I feel in love with Boscolo Venezia. I think it’s because historic hotels can feel stiff and stuffy. They can have an unwelcoming aura that makes me feel incredibly conscious of my surrounds. […]

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Santo Domingo - Building

I’ve been feeling very nostalgic about the Caribbean these past few days, if not weeks. The warm weather, the blue skies, the music, the colors and the food. It made me look over an old post I did about Santo Domingo, which made me realize that I didn’t post half of the awesome pictures I (or “Juan”) […]

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Sagra Polpo - Sign

This past weekend, August 7-9th was Tellaro’s Sagra del Polpo, Octopus Festival. Lo scorso fine settimana, dal 7 al 9 agosto, c’è stata la Sagra del Polpo di Tellaro.     As per my last post all about Tellaro, the festival commemorates the octopus that saved the village from pirates. Come ho spiegato nel mio […]

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house with stairs on water - tellaro

  My husband is from a fabulously beautiful town on the Ligurian coast, also known as the Italian Riviera. Just in case you think that my love of this place is fuzzed by my affection for my husband, I’d like to note that Travel and Leisure listed Tellaro as one of Europe’s most beautiful villages. […]

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Narrow Road - Chiavari

  Last weekend we drove to Tellaro to visit my in laws and specifically my mother in law for the Mother’s Day. They in turn suggested we first make a stop in Chiavari for their food and antiques market, which occurs on the second Saturday of each month during the warmer months.     Chiavari, […]

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patara

Someone is accusing my ex, Mr. Big, of being involved in an international ponzi scheme. A few months ago, one of the blog readers asked me “So what happened to Mr. Big?” I thought, what did happen to Mr. Big? It had been so long since I had last heard from him or even thought […]

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