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Herculaneum is just as cool as Pompeii.. maybe even a little more awesome…


Ercolano What a gloriously sunny and hot day to venture to Herculaneum.  We decided to see Herculaneum instead of Pompeii.  Why?  Well, while Pompeii is synonymous with Italy and Mount Vesuvius, Herculaneum, I had never heard of until Whitney told me about it.  Originally our plans were to go to Vesuvius and then Herculaneum.  Did not happen.  Why you ask? …

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Meta


Meta   Not quite Naples, not quite Sorento, but in between.  How amazing that we could stay on both the coasts of Italy and experience such a difference in coastlines. We drove from Matera, what a drive.  OMG.  I tell you, driving in a different country has given me perspective on just trying to stay in my own lane…. I have…

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Matera


Matera an ancient city Again, Whitney has found an amazing part of Italy that I had never even heard of until she showed me on the computer.  I was to say the least SUPER excited to come to Matera. ZTL is alive and well all over Italy, take heed while driving through any town If you are staying at a…

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The beautiful…Polignano A Mare


Polignano A Mare Talk about gorgeous.  Wow!  Words did leave us at times.  The Adriatic Sea is incredibly beautiful and Polignano A Mare is just a beautiful.  When Whitney showed me where we would be staying I fell in love, but I admit the drive to get there and the little adventure on the ricksha was unexpected yet fun.  Everything…

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Poppi


Poppi.  Who knew?  We were going to be driving for a while on day three from Pisa to San Marino, FYI that is a small country in Italy.  We wanted to avoid the expensive toll roads as much as possible and a couple hours drive was not too bad right?  Ugg, it was a long day, but we found Poppi!…

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