Verona + Venice

Buongiorno! It is currently 7:30am and we are in the hotel in Venice. It is a nice hotel again with working air conditioning and good wi-fi. These things make a difference. Yesterday was huge. We left the hotel early, but not before ducking to the little cafe next door to the hotel and grabbing a […]

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A full day in Florence

Buonasera from Firenze. It is currently 6:20 in the evening and we have a little bit of downtime so we decided to get a start on today’s blog post (even though we still have dinner to go). It has been a full day in beautiful Florence. We are really enjoying it here. We woke up […]

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Pompeii + a night in Florence

Buongiorno from beautiful Florence. It is currently 7:50am and we slept pretty well last night. It’s been really hard getting into a regular sleeping pattern because we have just been run off our feet and trying to fit everything into the day has hurt the sleep, but last night was good. This morning we left […]

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Sorrento day 2 – Isle of Capri

Buongiorno from beautiful Sorrento. It is 5:30am and we just woke up after a decent sleep last night. The day was yet again massive and filled with tons of things which is usual for Contiki. Contiki is a very fast paced and exhausting way to travel, but it is also very rewarding because you do […]

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Vatican City + Sorrento day 1

Buongiorno from Sorrento. It is currently 5am in lovely Sorrento – slowly beating the jet lag…slowly. Yesterday was another big day. The weather has been quite hot which has been a big change from home where it has been snowing – or so I hear. This morning we had breakfast included at the hotel. It […]

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Rome Day 2 – Contiki Start

Buongiorno from Roma! So when I said in that last blog that we were going to get some sleep after writing it, well our body clocks did not agree with us. We have been up since midnight and it is now 9PM Italy time – another long, but excellent day. The plan for this morning […]

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Flight + Rome day 1

Ciao From Italy! It is currently 12:30 at night and we are laying in bed in our little hotel room in Rome. What a time we have had so far. We’ll start from the beginning. We woke up at approximately 5:30am in Bathurst which then involved putting the final touches into our packing and then […]

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