Tag Archives: Italy

World Trip 2006: Day 87 – Pisa, Italy and Nice, France

Friday 23 June 2006 Highlights: Leaning Tower of Pisa (Italy) Today’s travel plan saw the bus stopping in Pisa for about 1.5 hours, to see the famous tower.   I have never seen so many hawkers trying to sell stuff … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 86: Florence, Italy

A hot and humid day.   First however I learned that I would be seeing Germany versus Sweden in Munich on the 24 June, should be a great match. Once in the Florence I headed for the Duomo (Cattedrale di … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 85 – Florence, Italy

Having survived the night (hot, cold and a lot of noise) I set out late in the morning for Florence by myself.   I headed straight for the Galleria degli Uffizi which is has very famous works of art.   … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 84 – The Tuscany Region, Italy

BusAbout had a bonus stop at Orvieto a small and beautiful Tuscany town.   The cathedral is stunning especially the 5 panels starting with heaven and moving down until the last panel shows hell. Getting into Florence at around 3 … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 83 – Rome, Italy

Monday 19 June 2006 Highlights: Relaxing at the campsite watching the World Cup and listening to music Well today I spent the entire day either on the internet, at the pool or watching the world cup.   Had a good … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 82: Amalfi Coast and Naples, Italy

Sunday 18 June 2006 Highlights: The beautiful Amalfi coast seen from the edge of cliffs Another early start (7 am) which was necessary to avoid the many tourist who drive on this coast.   We followed the coastal road to … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 81 – Isle of Capri, Italy

Saturday 17 June 2006 Highlights: Stunning view on the Isle of Capri An early start (7.30 am) and we were on a ferry to the Isle of Capri.   This Isle has been home to Roman Emperors since 30 AD … Continue reading

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