My journey to San Marino…

Where will you be in a year? Well, I can tell you I never thought that San Marino would be in the books at the beginning of the fall season.  That is what this blog is about.  Traveling and enjoying life and all the stuff in between.  We all have to work and make a …

The adorable common of 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 …

Square of Miracles – Cathedral and Baptistery

The Cathedral The end of our long day came to an end at the Cathedral and the Baptistery.  The Square of Miracles is beautiful.  However, I can only imagine during “tourist” season how incredibly full of people it becomes.  It was crowded when we were there and I don’t believe that was “tourist season”. In …

Square of Miracles – Camposanto

The Square of Miracles Back to “square” one!  No pun intended.  We started out day here at the Leaning Tower and took off on an unplanned awesome adventure.  After lunch, we weaved our way back to the Square of Miracles.  Next up, Camposanto.  Here is the website for the Square of Miracles.  https://www.opapisa.it/en/  It is also …

Exploring Pisa

Off the Beaten Path After leaving the Medieval Wall behind us, we had seen a chruch that looked interesting.  Chiesa di Santa Caterina d’Alessandria.  We hesitated for a moment, not sure if we could enter and how awesome that we could and we did!  http://www.turismo.pisa.it/it/cultura/dettaglio/Chiesa-di-Santa-Caterina-00002/ There were just a few people inside, more than likely worshippers …

Medieval Wall in Pisa

Who knew?  I mean when we were looking up stuff to do, the regular tourist stuff, this super cool medieval wall just did not hit the radar.  We saw it.  While up on the leaning tower of Pisa, we saw it.  Just kind of looked like an old wall at first ending off to our …

The Leaning Tower of Pisa… Iconic Pisa

When you hear the name Pisa most people think of the leaning tower of Pisa, but there is so much more to see and do in this really cool town.  From my first post, you saw that we arrived at night, saw the tower at night, looked around and headed to bed.  Excited I must …