Morning Espressos on the Tour du Mont Blanc
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Drinking espressos at the counter before we strap on our heavy packs and get back on the trail. I would like to replace the … Read More

Moments from the Tour du Mont Blanc – Drop the packs and Dance
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Packs off, dance off. Mont Blanc welcomes our tired legs. This marks day 5 of a 11 day hike. It feels like day 25 … Read More

Putting kilometers behind us on the Tour du Mont Blanc
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See that mountain peak in the distance? Yes, the one wayyyy over there. It marks the highest point of our 11 day trek. We … Read More

And then we took a ride in this
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An old school Fiat 500 on the streets of Monaco. I am not tall. This car is just very, very tiny. Giovanni says you … Read More

I like it, I like it a lot – Touring Northern Italy at Top Speed with Friends
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What is there not to love about Italy? I mean, the food? Amazing! I don’t know what I’m eating but it’s delicious. The beautiful … Read More

Arriving in Milan with Hiking Boots On
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The view from our very reasonably priced hotel was of Milan’s Central Train Station Bulky hiking boots, heavy wool socks, quick-drying beige outdoor pants … Read More

Amazing Friends in Amazing Places
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Well if this isn’t nice, what is? Three American women who met and lived together in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Little Armenia in … Read More

Welcome to Milan, Italy – Your Bags Will Arrive at Some Point in the Future
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After four flights, we made it to Milan, Italy but our checked bags are still MIA. The only shoes I have are the shoes … Read More