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A day wandering around Split

Post Views: 2,202 After disembarking the ferry, we walked through the old town to the Frank and Borno rooms. After having a pretty average breakfast of an omelette and a burnt tasting coffee, I had only been out of Italy for 12 hours and was already missing the coffee. Trying to...

Driving the Ring of Kerry

Post Views: 1,599 Another early morning start and we were on our way around the Ring of Kerry. With our 8am start there was barely another else on the road that time. Again, based on Rick Steves’ advice, we did the drive in a clockwise direction. The strategy is that the buses go...

Kinsale and Cork

Post Views: 1,618 Another long day of driving, with our final destination being Cork with a stopover in Kinsale. There’s no ‘fast’ way to get between Kenmare and Cork (or at least we didn’t know one), and Google Maps ‘may’ take you down a very narrow, dirt road. You may want to...

Touring the Dingle Peninsula

Post Views: 1,607 Our third day was earmarked as the ‘Dingle Peninsula Drive’ day, which had an unexpected start. A young man walking by while we were next to the rental car pointed out that one of our tires looked flat. We thought we’d go to a petrol station and put air in it thinking it...

Why you should stay overnight in Pisa

Post Views: 2,441 Pisa is often seen as a quick stop on the way between towns with more to see. I’m looking at you Florence! A joy to wander in the early morning, consider breaking up your Italy travel time with an overnight in Pisa. My previous two hour stopover experience On a...

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