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I’d heard quite a bit about Bologna and was eager to get there and start exploring. The one thing that really piqued my interest was that it was described as one of the best food cities in Italy. Obviously that …

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Well I am finally getting around to updating the blog. A few people have mentioned they miss it so thank you (and don’t worry, we’re A-OK!). The last few weeks we’ve moved around quite a bit and I just let …

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Dan’s been wanting to buy some truffles for a while (how pretentious does that sound?) and when we found out we were less than 30 minutes drive from one of the main truffle towns we knew we had to visit. …

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Ah Vinci. Dan has been looking forward to visiting Vinci for months, especially after we re-watched Carl Sagan’s Cosmos series and discovered how important this little town is. If you didn’t already guess by the name, Vinci is the birth …

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Deiva Marina is another charming town in the La Spezia region. Down in a valley, nestled between green mountains you will find this little beachy town. To be honest there’s not a lot to do here except go to the …

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From Santo Stefano al Mare we continued east as we plan to slowly drive towards the centre of Italy. We stopped at Cella Ligure, a small town in Liguria very close to Cinque Terre. It certainly has the same vibe …

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Once Camilla left, Dan and I decided to drive back to Italy for a few reasons. Firstly, our internet doesn’t work in France so if we do want to spend time there we need to figure out how to access …

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Monaco was the final stop in Camilla’s European tour. We caught the train from Villeneuve-Loubet to Monte Carlo and headed straight down to the Fairmont Hotel as Camilla was due to take a spin in a ferrari for an hour. …

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After the F1 we drove southwest to southern France so Camilla could get some more beach time in, experience another culture and so we could visit Monaco. We stayed in Villeneuve-Loubet and funnily enough, Dan and I stayed in the …

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