Explore Italy: Sirmoine at Lake Garda

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We had a long weekend (an official 4 day break) but the weather was supposed to be bad in Rome so we ditched our plans of a big trip and opted for little day trips to places close to us in Vicenza. First up, was Sirmione at Lake Garda. The Lake has tons of little cities around it, but we stopped at one of the popular places on the south part of the lake. We headed up later in the day after Presley ... Read the Post

Explore Italy: The Beaches of Caorle

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HEY! If you stumbled upon this post in your search of things to do while exploring Caorle you are in the right place! I'll share some addresses, beach locations and a few things to see while you are exploring. If you are like me, as soon as we decide to travel somewhere I instantly start looking at the weather, places to stay, and what we need to see. I am definitely type A when it comes to ... Read the Post

EXPLORE ITALY: The wall of Cittadella

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We stumbled upon Cittadella two weekends ago while trying to get to Bassano del Grappa and looked around for a little bit - but didn't get to explore as much as we wanted to - so today was the perfect opportunity to make it a day trip! We took the bus from just outside of base to the train station downtown ( €2 each person) and then bought tickets for the train ride to Cittadella (€17 roundtrip ... Read the Post

Explore Italy – Basanno Del Grappa

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Last weekend we decided to get out of our hotel room and to test out the public transportation to explore Bassano del Grappa - a nearby town that features the 'famous' bridge of the Alpini. Getting there was a bit of a trick, but ended up being completely worth it for the amazing day trip! We packed our backpacks, charged the camera and got Presleys umbrella stroller ready to explore. Because we ... Read the Post

#WanderingWierlos – Our first week in Vicenza

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It has been a whirlwind being here in Vicenza - ever since we got our RFO and then our official Orders we always had a feeling that we wouldn't end up actually here. We heard the stories of peoples stuff getting shipped and then things changing and their location switching so we just assumed it would happen to us! We looked at each other on the second flight stretch and were like, "This is really ... Read the Post

EXPLORE Louisiana: A Weekend in New Orleans

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Since we are spending the month with our friends in Louisiana while Chad gets Airborne Ready for Italy we decided we would take a weekend to go explore New Orleans. Only about a 4 hour drive from our friends home we got there in a quick afternoon drive and checked into our amazing hotel located just a few miles from the French Quarter. Our first activity was a Historic Tour of New Orleans that we ... Read the Post