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Euro Road Trip – Rome

Day 58 The ship was due to dock at 10:30AM. In anticipation of this, we set our alarms for 8:30, giving us time to have a shower, eat…

Euro Road Trip – Southern Sardinia

We said good-bye to the silky pebbles of Is Arutas and headed inland for something a little cultural. Sardinia, like many other countries, feels quite different by the…

Euro Road Trip – West Sardinia

Macomer Risa first visited Sardinia nearly 10-years ago. She had a Sardinian friend, and was invited to visit and stay with his parents, Aldo and Anna-Maria. When she…

Euro Road Trip – North and East Sardinia

The waters were starting to whip up into white points, a far cry from the mirror-like waters we’d seen only a few days ago. The hazy shapes of…

Euro Road Trip – Pisa and Surrounds

Day 40 Our next major stop is Corsica, however, we had to book around ferry timetables, meaning we’d ended up with a bit of free time over the…

Euro Road Trip – Cinque Terre

This shouldn’t require much introduction, as it’s said to be one of the most recognised, and stunning stretches of coastline in the world. It’s a string of five…

Euro Road Trip – Liguria

Day 36 We left Monaco, entered France again for a short period, and made it to Italy, our country number six for this road trip. There was a…

Italy – A Long Weekend in Venice

Day One One of the benefits of living in London are easy access to Europe. The downside of living in London is the effort getting to those airports…

Sicily – Final Day, Mount Etna and Pozzallo

I don’t know what I had been looking at previously, however I believed that there were ferries between Sicily and Malta nearly every 90 minutes. The reality was…

Sicily Ortigia

Sicily – Day Seven, Ortigia Island

This was to be our last stop in Sicily, so to commemorate the occasion, Risa wanted to spend it surrounded by a little style – we’d heard good…