Elena and Jon
To all our friends and family, As many of you know, we have been living together for several years and have just about everything we need for our home. So instead of a traditional wedding registry, we were hoping to receive donations for our honeymoon fund. We are excited to travel to Italy together and experience as much culture, history, and food as we can. We are so thankful for your donations to help us on this adventure!Italy Florence, Italy Rome, Italy Capri, Italy San Gimignano, Italy
Every trip has to start somewhere (and hopefully make it back home), and we will be grateful for this long after our flight has taken off!
We'll land in Rome, the first step on our adventure, where we will be spending three nights and three very busy days taking in the sights.
We will travel through history and encounter the gladiators at the Colosseum and then explore the ruins of ancient government buildings at the Roman Forum, heading to Capitoline Hill. We will then...
Rome promises amazing food, each course paired with a different wine with an intimate and inviting atmosphere.
A gastro-cultural exploration around the Spanish Steps. Feeding our senses: Sight - the breathtaking beauty of the art created by the Italian masters. Smell - the overwhelming sense imbued from the...
The second leg of our journey will be Florence, Italy where we will be spending three nights enjoying the historic sights and beautiful countryside.
Exploring the rich history of Florence beginning with the Accademia Gallery, Cathedral, and Piazzale Michelangelo. After a romantic lunch we will tour Santa Croce, Piazza Signoria, and the Uffizi ...
A tour of the Mercato Centrale with a guide for shopping and tasting and then to their kitchen for a cooking lesson finishing with a big feast!
On our scenic trip through the Tuscan countryside we'd love to visit the historical city of Pisa. We promise no cheesy pictures of us holding up the tower!
A guided tour of the medieval walled city of Siena, we'll visit the cathedral and its museum, and admire Piazza del Campo, one of the most beautiful squares in Europe.
Sampling local wines, meats, and cheeses at the Chianti vineyards on our way through Tuscany
We will be spending four evenings in the coastal town of Sorrento. It will be great to relax after exploring Rome and Florence.
From Sorrento we'll be taking a trip through Positano, Amalfi, and Ravello. We'l'l enjoy the quaint, colorful shops and beaches of Positano, the beautiful Mediterranean architecture of Amalfi, and ...
We will take a trip to Capri (by boat) and then do various activities, including but not limited to: boat tour (Blue Grotto Caves), lunch (probably pizza + gelato), hike up AnaCapri and explore dow...
We will be travelling by high speed train from city to city enjoying the beautiful yet blurry countryside.