Lora and Stephen
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This is the outline of the trip of a lifetime that we will embark upon! (Please do not purchase this, this is meant to give an overview of our plans)
Overnight Airfare from Salt Lake City, Utah to Venice, Italy Then from Naples, Italy to Palermo, Sicily (during day 12 of the trip)
What a place to start our trip! We will land in Venice from the USA; facing Venice's Grand Canal, this hotel occupies a restored 18th-century palazzo and is 400 meters from Santa Maria Gloriosa dei...
The Doge's Palace is a palace built in Venetian Gothic style, and one of the main landmarks of the city of Venice, northern Italy. The palace was the residence of the Doge of Venice, the supreme a...
Michelangelo’s David has become one of the most recognized works of Renaissance sculpture, becoming a symbol of both strength and youthful human beauty.
Dinner in a Tuscan villa, what a great memory and a toast to our new life together.
We will stay in Rome for three nights while enjoying the famous Sun Route and then for compelte immerson into the ancient architect and history including; Arch of Titus, the Colosseum, Vatican mus...
A chance to toss a few coins into the Trevi fountain and make our wishes for our new life..
So there is this rumor that some famous guy painted this one thing on the ceiling....
Spending two days in Sorrento, we will experience this area that has long insipired poets and artists. Hopefully we will find some local art to bring home ( requests accepted!)
Any vacation to Italy can nto be complete without a trip to Capri. Ever since a girl friend brought a candle back to Lora from her trip, it has been on Lora's wish list since the age of 18
As featured in "Under the Tuscan Sun", one of the more popular tourist destinations of Italy.
After leaving Sorrento, we will head for two nights in Palermo, Palermo being one of the main epicenters for serious gastronomy lover like ourselves.
This is one of the highlights for Lora, she is excited to try to add to the growing photograph collection of her own prints that adnorn the living room piano. This place is rich with dramatic archs...
As everyone knows, food motivates us! We are absolutely beyond excited to try the local fares as we travel through Italy
Cefalù is first mentioned in 396 BC by the Scholar Diodoro Siculo and today the town distinguishes itself by its medieval settings, Steve is constantly looking for tips from other knights..
We will be staying overnight in Agrigento, this will be a quick night while touring the coast of Sicily. Agirgento is home to salt mines, and the nearby town of Marsala ( determined to try the Chic...
The Valle dei Templi is an archaeological site in Agrigento (ancient Greek Akragas), Sicily, southern Italy. It is one of the most outstanding examples of Greater Greece art and architecture, and ...
This is the final stop on our trek. We will be spending the last three days of our trip here. From here we will transfer to Catalina and deparute for the USA, home sweet home!
Step back in time to the glorious days of Greek Sicily, and explore the birthplace of Archimedes, along with the glorious scenery may learn some math along the way ( but don't count on it)
Instead of a wine tasting, we have opted to try our hand at cheese making, hopefully with some new skills to bring home to Utah!
Tallest active volcano in Europe ( a far cry from the volcano (inactive) that Lora grew up around in Southern Utah)