Rome and Madrid in January: http://www.fodors.com/community/europe/2000-years-2-countries-2-passports-rome-madrid-jan-2015.cfm
January 5, 2013:
Rome and Barcelona in December: http://www.fodors.com/community/europe/la-vacanza-quasi-perfetta-rome-and-barcelona-trip-report.cfm
December 31, 2011:
I have never shared my trip reports before – and I’m not sure how that happened. I’m linking here to all the reports I have posted on Italy (and Montreal) on fodors.com. They are a fun read.
July 10, 2011:
The road trip destination is decided: Boston. Boston in August with the dog. A really nice hotel (my first time ever in a four star). Screw it – you only live once.
July 8, 2011:
On my break from work in August, I’m going to go somewhere with the dog. Anywhere. Road trip. Does anyone have any good suggestions for dog-friendly road trips? I just want to get in the car and drive with some great music playing in the background and dog as my co-pilot.
June 21, 2011:
Wait for me, okay?
June 14, 2011:
Oh, I long to go somewhere. Somewhere so far away from here – far away from my responsibilities, from the weight of failed love, from the guilt of family and the stress of work. I want to pack essentials in my car and just drive. Drive, drive, drive into a different state of mind. I hold out for my vacation in August, when I will take the time for myself to get away from what it feels like to be myself right now.
June 12, 2011:
I just finished watching Enchanted April, a movie I hadn’t seen before but probably should have. I want to go to Italy, so badly that I can taste it. I want to take a month, rent a villa, and lose myself. I don’t want to find love – I just want to find myself. Whenever I feel the desire to know myself and learn more about the deepest parts of my character, I find that my heart wants to go to Italy….