Monthly Archives: February 2011

Pompeii Day

We awaken at 8 AM. Rather I leap out of bed and into the shower while OL tries to force his body out of bed. We have a huge breakfast at the hotel and take a few croissants and rolls … Continue reading

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Naples I kinda sorta like you

We awoke at 9 by nature. Before the alarm. Threw on some clothes and headed to breakfast buffet downstairs. The Hotel Piazza Bellini puts out a great spread. Chocolate and apple pastries, marmalade and sugared croissants, rolls, a marble pound … Continue reading

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Naples Can We Be Friends?

We woke up in Pisa to the ringing of bells. Then laid in bed a while. At 8:05, I realize OL is also awake and get up. We eat bread with cherry jam and I drink a coca cola light … Continue reading

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Pisa, I shake my fist at you

Being crafty and cheap, OL and I buy bread at the bakery the night before and figure we’ll eat breakfast in our room. 8€ for sweet breakfast sounds steep. Of course, the grocery store was not open at that time … Continue reading

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The first day in Pisa

We revise our opinion on the people staying upstairs. They must be into feng shui and have to move the furniture each morning to adjust to the new energy in the room. Once again, beat the alarm up and head … Continue reading

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Firenze mi amore grows

We are once again awoken by the buffalos stomping around their room and redecorating. We arrive early to breakfast and I get my chocolate croissant. Happy day. I also get a cappuccino. Today is Monday which means the shops may … Continue reading

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Firenze Mi Amore

Woke up early because the hippos in the room above us are dancing and moving their furniture around. Breakfast ends at 9:30 so we head down 3 flights of stairs to breakfast room. Typical sweet breakfast fare though I think … Continue reading

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truly, madly– Book Review

truly, madly is the first book in Heather Webber’s quirky new series about Lucy Valentine, who cannot see auras like the rest of her matchmaking family but can find lost objects. This talent makes her the “black sheep” of her … Continue reading

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