With my summer holiday memories still whirling around joyfully in my head, I just had to write about another beautiful town in Tuscany that we were lucky enough to visit when we holidayed in Italy this summer. Recommended to us by the…

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We’ve all heard of the new wave band The Police and frontman Sting in particular and what fantastic music they have produced and developed over the years, but did you know that Sting has his very own vineyard and estate in Tuscany and…

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I have wanted to visit the beautiful town of Cortona ever since I watched Under the Tuscan Sun, a film based on the memoirs of American author Frances Mayes, who bought and restored an abandoned villa in the Tuscan countryside. I…

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For our summer vacation this year, my family and I decided we would have a change from our usual holiday destination of the south of France and venture off to the beautiful area of Tuscany, to soak up some bella Italian sun. As you…

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Last week saw me writing about our fabulous weekend getaway trip to Venice  and what an amazing trip that was. This week’s post is all about our fabulous Venetian excursions to the beautiful islands of Murano and Burano. Murano and Burano both lie in the…

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It has been my dream for some time now to visit and explore the beautiful island of Venice and last weekend, my dream at last became a reality. My hubby and I booked the trip several months ago and so…

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Whilst holidaying in the beautiful Jungfrau region in Switzerland recently, we decided to take a trip over to Zermatt for the day and experience what this lovely mountain resort had to offer. I’ve been wanting to visit Zermatt for a while now,…

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I always look forward to a lovely weekend away with my hubby. Don’t get me wrong, I love family time with our girls, but every now and then, it is so nice for it to be just the two of…

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I hope you all enjoyed reading part 1 of our Swiss adventure, if you missed it you can read about it here. This week’s post will be about some of the picturesque villages we visited and all the wonderful things to…

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This year my family and I decided to celebrate Christmas and New Year in our favourite winter destination, Switzerland. This was our third Christmas in Switzerland and what a magical and fabulous holiday it was. As we have a touring…

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