Verona, myFlorence, & Viva Venice!

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the FAKE David statue outside

the FAKE David statue outside

forgot the name of this Piazza

forgot the name of this Piazza

Photobombing is a habit, David

Photobombing is a habit, David

Juliet doesn't need Romeo just like I don't need a man!

Juliet doesn’t need Romeo just like I don’t need a man!

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Chillin before I ride my vespa..

Chillin before I ride my vespa..

best boating weather on the Adriatic Sea

best boating weather on the Adriatic Sea

rocking the Gondola is what I do best

rocking the Gondola is what I do best

I had the Queen over for dinner.

I had the Queen over for dinner.

Unique palatial grounds

Unique palatial grounds

Let's play find the prettiest canal.

Let’s play find the prettiest canal.

Lucked out in Lucca, Pisa, & 5Terre

the little mermaid's crashing rock..not really

the little mermaid’s crashing rock..not really

Dare I try all 6 different wines? mm YES

Dare I try all 6 different wines? mm YES

Caffe Americano per favore

Caffe Americano per favore

No Photoshopping skills required..just natural daylight please.

No Photoshopping skills required..just natural daylight please.

most memorable night

most memorable night

I came here to party and I'll dance if I want to.

I came here to party and I’ll dance if I want to.

the sight of this makes me wish for an even sunnier beach day

the sight of this makes me wish for an even sunnier beach day

Assisi, San Gimignano, & more Roman ruins

San Francesco was here.

San Francesco was here.

Love me some UNA hotel Roma

Love me some UNA hotel Roma

Greccos and Frescoes galore

Greccos and Frescoes galore

Very possible the Vatican City can be center stage to a fashion show soon.

Very possible the Vatican City can be center stage to a fashion show soon.

almost as if we're in the African continent

almost as if we’re in the African continent

Cypress trees have always looked so serene and painterly.

Cypress trees have always looked so serene and painterly.

posing with a Roman rock..

posing with a Roman rock..

everything you expect and MORE

everything you expect and MORE

Trevi Fountain...even more crowded than the Colliseum

Trevi Fountain…even more crowded than the Colliseum

In berry fruit & limoncello gelato heaven

In berry fruit & limoncello gelato heaven

where the Toscana sun shines best

where the Toscana sun shines best

"Quick! Take a pic while the shop ownder isn't looking"

“Quick! Take a pic while the shop ownder isn’t looking”

tee screen art

tee screen art

most likely pondering my next meal

most likely pondering my next meal

Castle wine tasting gates

Castle wine tasting gates

room with a view

room with a view

Giotto: village on a hill

Giotto: village on a hill

if only the winds were calmer..

if only the winds were calmer..

Montanucci Cafe-brunch and lunch

Montanucci Cafe-brunch and lunch

Venezia a Roma

Our wondertul tour guide, Concetta, with our Italian Stallion bus driver, Antonio ;)

Our wondertul tour guide, Concetta, with our Italian Stallion bus driver, Antonio 😉

Inside Doges' Palace courtyard

Inside Doges’ Palace courtyard

Waiting to get into St. Mark's Basilica this clever clock chirped...

Waiting to get into St. Mark’s Basilica this clever clock chirped…

just wow..

just wow..

Why are all Italian men so handsome even when they're doing nothing?

Why are all Italian men so handsome even when they’re doing nothing?

My Burano crush gave me this dessert.

My Burano crush gave me this dessert.

best tan ever in this sleepy town

best tan ever in this sleepy town

Where, oh where did my captain go?

Where, oh where did my captain go?

as the boats passerby

as the boats passerby

down time for my aching feet

down time for my aching feet

everywhere you look is so picturesque

everywhere you look is so picturesque

San Marco pigeon hub

San Marco pigeon hub

Rialto bridge wonders

Rialto bridge wonders

back on the main land trying to find a trattoria for dinner

back on the main land trying to find a trattoria for dinner

Did you hear about the minor flooding in the square?

Did you hear about the minor flooding in the square?

Mom's best morning picture of the day

Mom’s best morning picture of the day

last of Caesar's ruins

last of Caesar’s ruins

Rome's city hall steps

Rome’s city hall steps