Day 6- more hiking!

Day 6- more hiking! Cinque Terre, Italy Cinque Terre, Italy Given that the skies are a bit gray today and it is somewhat drizzling, we purchase a train ticket ( remember to get them stamped!)…

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Day 7 -The fashion capital – Milan!

The fashion capital – Milan! Milan, Italy Milan, Italy Day 7 Wednesday already? We are up early for a change- have to be to catch the 10:20 am train from Riomaggiore and the 10:55 am…

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Day 8 -The last dance…May Day

The last dance…May Day Milan, Italy Milan, Italy Day 8 May Day! Oh no…empty streets? We did not realize that it’s a major holiday here today and lots of things are closed, like the LaScala…

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Day 9 – more buses and planes!

Day 9 – more buses and planes! Newark, NJ Newark, NJ Arrivederci to bella Italy! Goodbye lemon trees! The adventure of a lifetime is nearly over. We stumble to the Milano Central bus station at…

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Quebec- C’est Magnifique!- Day 1

Quebec- C’est Magnifique! Quebec City, Canada- Day 1 Quebec City, Canada June 22 2007- Vendredi Bonjour! Another girlfriend getaway- This time Deb and Dolores are off to Quebec on Flight 2599 from Newark, NJ. In…

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It’s Party Time!- Saint Jean Baptiste Day! Day 2

It’s Party Time!- Saint Jean Baptiste Day! Quebec City, Canada- Day 2 Quebec City, Canada June 23, 2007 Samdi Bonjour! It’s not easy getting up at 7am when bedtime is 3am the night before! Je…

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The Furnicular- Day 3

The Furnicular Quebec City- , Canada- Day 3 Quebec City- , Canada June 24 2006 Dimanche After a full night’s sleep (finally) we breakfast in our lovely hotel and wander down very steep steps off…

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Open markets and breweries- Day 4

Open markets and breweries Quebec City, Canada Day 4 Quebec City, Canada June 25 2006 Lundi… The open market- Le Marche du Vieux- Port (Old Port Farmers Market) is huge!…we buy veggies, ostrich oil (it…

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Road Trip on the St Lawrence River- Day 5

Road Trip! Kamouraska Canada, Canada- Day 5 Kamouraska Canada, Canada June 26 2006 Today we take the famous Navigators route along the St Lawrence- destination – Riminski. The weather is once again Beau(good) and Hot…

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The Traverse- Day 6

The Traverse Rimouski, Canada- Day 6 Rimouski, Canada June 27 Wednesday Mercredi In the early morning hours, our first stop is a visit to a spectacular lighthouse in Point au Pere. On a museum tour,…

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