Rome – Vatican City

These feet may be made for walking … but mine are just crying enough. In our research for this trip Deb found a first entry tour to the Sistine Chapel this meant an early start but it meant that we were in before the crowds. It also meant that we were pretty much the first…

Rome – the Colloseum

With my usual precision – we had transport booked for 9:30am so we were off the ship a little after 8am. A good thing as our driver and the others were not far away and we were heading to Rome by 9am. We had a couple of hours to kill before we could check in…

Mykonos – Island of the Wind

Another day another port, and today we are visiting Mykonos. It’s interesting how different people react differently to different places. For us Santorini was very nice but a bit pretentious and we really didn’t feel anything. However today straight off the ship we just loved the Mykonos, it just had so much character and a…

Santorini

After close to 48 hours being up I was finding it hard to string sentences together and still be socialable at the official Stampin’ Up! welcome function. I think we are much better off flying in the day before and getting a decent sleep in a real bed beforehand. In the end we flaked at…

The Continuing Adventures of the Handbag

I’m sure there are down sides to being the handbag … but I can’t think of any right now. After another big year for Deb we are once again very fortunate to be able to traveling to far off lands to have amazing adventures while having the opportunity to explore, relax and hang out with…