Unlike Warsaw, Krakow was not bombed extensively during the Second World War leaving the historic sites mostly intact. The first … Continue reading Visiting Krakow and Auschwitz-Birkenau
Our drive out of Ortigia and along the eastern coast had the turquoise water of the Ionian Sea on one … Continue reading Three Baroque towns
Leaving Palermo on Sunday morning was pretty quiet, just a few kilometers out of town you are in the foothills … Continue reading The climb to Santa Christina Gela: Magna Via Francigena giorno uno (day one)
Our morning walk included exploring the neighborhood of Chiado. We passed the Opera house (Teatro Nacional de São Carlos). In … Continue reading Exploring Lisbon’s Botanical beauty and a few museums too!
Waking up and not filling our camelbaks or getting prepared to walk seems a bit odd, but nice. We actually … Continue reading Savoring Santiago: The day after
This morning we awoke with the roosters. No worries, all animals were accounted for; we had salad for dinner. Our … Continue reading Camino Complete and some Compostela Comradery