Europe

Vernazza Alley

In April 2023, I returned to Vernazza, a town in Italy I hadn't visited since 2016.  Vernazza is one of the towns in Italy's famous Cinque Terre, a ...

Full Moon in Vernazza

I've been sharing a lot of photos from my April 2023 trip to Italy.  We visited Milan, the Cinque Terre region, Porto Venere, and had stops in ...

Nervi on Film

In April 2023, we spent a week in Italy along the Ligurian coast.  We flew into Milan, and then took a train to Genoa.  At Genoa, we transferred to ...

Hay Bales at Mont Saint-Michel

I've written a lot about my 2022 France trip, where I spent two nights near Mont Saint-Michel.  I've posted a half dozen photos already including ...

Sunset in Porto Venere

In April, I spent two nights in Porto Venere, Italy.  Porto Venere is near the famed Cinque Terre, but it is just a bit further south and not on the ...

Pink Shutters in Locronan

Locronan is a town in the Finistère region of Brittany in north-western France.  Locronan is a member of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France (The ...

Return to Camogli

On a trip to Italy last week, I returned to Camogli, a town I had last visited in 2016.  This time around, we spent the night in Nervi, about twenty ...

Mont Saint-Michel Meanders

With travel starting to open up in 2022, I booked what I thought would be a fantastic trip -- a week driving tour of Brittany, France.  We'd fly ...

Above the Douro River

I spent three days in Porto during my September 2021 visit to Portugal.  I was very impressed with Porto -- it had friendly people, good food, ...

Tram 28 and the Cathedral

I visited Portugal about one year ago, in September 2021.  I was excited to take an international trip, my first one since Covid-19 shut down ...