Cambridge, England river boats and boardwalk.

England Holiday – 10 Things you Have to See and Do

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Panoramic Inn Valley view of Innsbruck and Nordkette mountain from Bergisel Ski Jump.

Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck, Austria.  A historic city that is also a mecca for outdoor sports enthusiasts because it’s located at the base of the Nordkette Mountain and Austria’s largest nature park, the Karwendel Nature Park.  It’s quite an amazing city, especially...
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People walking around Church Tower rising out of frozen Lake Resia, Italy on sunny day.

Church Tower of Lake Resia, Italy

Church Tower of Lake Resia, Italy.  The Romanesque church was completed in 1300 and the town was flooded in 1950 after a dam was built.  What you see is the tower of the underwater church rising above frozen Lake Resia. The lake is located in Italy’s...
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Statues of Prato della Valle in Padua, Italy.

Padua, Italy

Padua, Italy.  Or Padova in Italian.  Another beautiful Italian city that claims to be the oldest in northern Italy. According to the University of Padua (Padova) website, it was founded in 1183 BC by a Trojan prince.  The university itself was...
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Partially frozen lake with snow covered forest and rock mountains in the background in Alleghe, Italy.

Dolomites, Italy

Saying you're going to the Dolomites is kind of like saying you're going to the Alps or Rocky Mountains.  It's a mountain range that has a plethora of destinations within it.  I didn't realize just how big the Dolomites are until I started to look...
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Füssen, Germany

Füssen, Germany was a nice surprise stop on my road trip back to Vicenza, Italy from Stuttgart, Germany.  I never had any intention of stopping as my destination for the day was Verona, Italy.  But after a couple of hours of horrible traffic and long...
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Side view of the red brick and white stone Ponte Pietra (bridge) in Verona, Italy.

Verona, Italy

Verona, Italy.  All I can say is wow, what a great city.  I had no idea what I was missing and it's only an hour drive from where I currently live.  Many thanks to all those that participated in the Facebook poll and put me on the correct path to...
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View of the Venetian Loggia. Arches with three lobes and Venetian inspired floral motifs decorate the facade. Castello del Buonconsiglio - Trento, Italy.

Trento, Italy

On Saturday, February 20th, I drove to Trento, Italy from Vicenza.  The drive to Trento through the mountains and by Lake Caldonazzo, Italy was quite nice on a clear sunny day.   Those following me on Snapchat got to experience quite a bit of that...
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View of the two Lake Caldonazzo and Lake Lévico, Italy.

Lake Caldonazzo, Italy

One week ago today was Saturday, 20 February.  It was a bright sunny day when I rolled out of bed, so I decided to take a drive and see some more of northeastern Italy.  Why not, right?  After doing a little Google map recon, I decided to head to...
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Fountain of the Faun and Dome of St. Matthew in Asiago, Italy.

Asiago, Italy

My day trip to Asiago, Italy was only this past Saturday, so it's not a true Throwback Thursday type of post. But I figured now would be a good time to take a break in the American Road Trip and share some more pictures of Italy.  If you've been...
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